Ode to the Hawks
Now until the Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup, sip on the Blackhawks Berry Mojito at select Rosebud restaurants. For $10 per cocktail, the specialty drink is made with Mount Gay Rum, Creme de Mure, blackberries and raspberries, and mint topped with Prosecco.
Rosebud locations are in Naperville, Schaumburg and Deerfield; rosebudrestaurants.com.
Sailworthy summer drinks
Greek Island Restaurant introduces a new summer cocktail and wine menu. New Greek wines from Monemvassia include Maleatis, Laconicas, Maleatis Agiorgitiko, Monemvassios, Maleastis, Maleatis Asyrtiko, Monemvassios, Laloudi Moschofilero, Anthosmias and Greek Islands. Wines by the glass are priced $5.75 to $7.95 or by the bottle $23.95 and up. Cocktails include the Mykonos, made with Stoli raspberry, Malibu rum, cranberry juice and pineapple juice; and the santorini, made with Finlandia vodka, Malibu rum, blue Curacao, lemonade and pineapple. Prices vary.
Greek Islands Restaurants, 300 W. 22nd St., Lombard; (630) 932-4545 or greekislands.net.
Saucy Tales Pub Crawl
Put your thinking cap over your drinking cap for a night of trivia and bar hopping in downtown Lombard. The Lombard Historical Society’s annual Saucy Tales Pub Crawl goes from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, June 21, and includes O’Neill’s, Punky’s, Otto’s and The Vino Cellar. $30 per person plus free appetizers at each stop.
Pick up your participant badge from 5 to 6 p.m. on Friday, June 21, at 20 West Wines, 20 W. St. Charles Road, Lombard; lombardtowncentre.org.