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Gift Guide: Beyond a Bottle of Wine

Gift Guide: Beyond a Bottle of Wine

Dec 15, 2017
Your mother told you this a million times and it still holds true today – never go to a party empty-handed. Instead of grabbing that bottle of wine that everyone else is going to be bringing too, think a little outside the box. Luckily, our team is on deck with their tried-and-true gifts for the holiday season.

Finishing Salt from RPM Steak

Wrapped up in a sleek black box and tied with black & white RPM ribbon, you instantly feel the elegance of this iconic Chicago steakhouse. The housemade salt is a fragrant blend of sel gris, rosemary, thyme, garlic, onion, oregano and coriander, with a slight kick from long pepper. Each jar is offered at $7 + shipping and can be purchased by calling the restaurant directly at 312-284-4990 to place an order.

RPM Steak's finishing salt in a jar next to a glass filled with it


Cookies from Summer House Santa Monica

The Market at Summer House presents an irresistible selection of freshly baked, housemade goods prepared daily. Pick up an assortment of cookies the next time you’re on your way to a party. No host has ever said ‘no’ to chocolate chip cookies before. Order ahead by calling 773-634-4100 or by stopping by the store. Got a craving for cookies? We’ve got 12 of our favorites for the holiday season.
Summer House cookies

Cranberry Cello from Osteria Via Stato

End the perfect holiday dinner as the Italian do, with a glass of cello. Osteria Via Stato offers its limited edition, Cranberry Cello, only for the month of December. Bottles can be purchased for $75 (plus tax) with 24 hours notice. Our signature flavors of lemon and chocolate are also available. For more information or to place your order, call 312-642-8450.

Osteria Via Stato's Cranberry Cello


BBQ Sauces from Bub City

Bub City sells its wildly popular BBQ sauces (served in all locations) in three different flavors: Hot Sticky Sweet, Memphis Spicy and K.C. Smoke. The 12-oz. bottles are $8 a pop and can be purchased at either Bub City location in River North or Rosemont.
A woman holding 6 fdifferent bottles of Bub City BBQ sauce

Holiday Mug Gift Set from Three Dots and a Dash

Give the gift of tiki this holiday with a limited-edition Three Dots and a Dash Gift Set. Each one includes a choice of the best-selling Rum Barrel or Fijian Mermaid mug, swizzle sticks and a postcard wrapped up in a wooden treasure chest. Gift sets are $50-60 (plus tax) and can be purchased on your next visit. Make your reservation now!

Mugs from Three Dots and a Dash in box that is smoking from dry ice

Gift Boxes from Foodease

This holiday season, treat your foodie friends to a Foodease gift basket! Featuring hand-selected treats including local chocolates, candy, wines and specialty goods, the box makes the perfect holiday gift. Choose from sweet or savory options in a variety of sizes and options. Guests can create their own basket and mix and match goods to create their favorite selection. To pre-order your holiday gift basket or for more information, please call Foodease at (312)335-3663 or click here to view the order form.
The gift box all wrapped up inside Foodease

Lettuce Entertain You Gift Card

Trying to find the perfect gift for the foodie in your life? Give them the gift of endless options with the Lettuce Entertain You Gift Card. From fine-dining to fast-casual, they’ll be able to spend their gift the way they want to. Take a peek at some of our favorite ways to swipe your card. Lettuce gift cards can be purchased at all of our locations and online.
Lettuce Entertain You gift cards being held

Giuliana Prosecco

Looking for an old-school tradition with a modern twist? Pick up a bottle of Guiliana Prosecco, courtesy of our partner Giuliana Rancic of RPM Italian and RPM Steak.
Giuliana Prosecco on a marble board with 2 champagne glasses





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