Introducing VinoBlast

Real, honest wines shipped right to your doorstep!


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Opened Chicago wine shop Cellar Rat in 2007 to provide the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhood with great, authentic, affordable wine from small, family-owned wineries. These are not the factory made wines you'll find at grocery and big box stores! And roughly 75% of the wines in the shop cost $19.99 or less.
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Wine Classes and Tastings

Free tastings don't cost a dime. Classes cost $25 per person and are limited to 15 persons, so reserve your spot now. For information about upcoming classes and tastings, please visit the events page.

Recent Arrivals

"Best Wine Selection" — Chicago Reader 2008 Best of Chicago