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Open That Bottle!

"Open That Bottle Night" is rapidly approaching -- where will you celebrate?

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    That wine isn't doing you any good sitting in the cellar.

    Have a bottle of wine that you've been dying to drink but waiting for a special occasion that never seems to arise? Your time has come. It's the 10th annual "Open That Bottle Night," the brainchild of Wall Street Journal's Tastings columnists Dorothy J. Gaiter and John Brecher, this Saturday, Feb. 28, and 12 Chicago restaurants will make it worth your while to slide the cork out of that cherished bottle -- finally.

    These restaurants and lounges across the area will offer no corkage fee on "Open That Bottle Night," so if you have several wines reserved for the occasion, you won't have to worry about the charges piling up. And, even if you don't have a special wine set aside (we're not so good about laying bottles down, either), several of the venues will feature discounts on wine by the bottle on Saturday evening.

    The following restaurants are participating in "Open That Bottle Night":