Night life events: Moonshine cocktails and wine specials for Valentine's Day
Kinfork and Rack House's Moonshine cocktails
"Roses are red, violets are blue, $5 Moonshine Cocktails are cheaper than dinner for two." Available through Tuesday, Feb. 14, Rack House offers the Full Moon -- Blackberry, White Lightnin', Apple Pie and Peach Sour Moonshine -- and the Snap, Crackle, Pop -- Hunch Punch Moonshine, pineapple and ginger ale. Or at Kinfork, try the Front Porch Punch made with Blackberry Moonshine, St. Germain, lemonade and soda or the Harvest Apple, a blend of Apple Pie Moonshine, cranberry juice, ginger ale and bitters. Kinfork is at 5 Woodfield Mall, Schaumburg, and Rack House is at 222 E. Algonquin Road, Arlington Heights. Kinforkrestaurant.com or rackhousetavern.com.
B. Restaurant's prix fixe wine dinner
Give your love a fresh dinner complemented with a premium bottle of wine and a long-stem rose. Dinner is a five-course prix fixe dinner on Saturday, Feb. 11, with reservations beginning at 5 p.m. Dinner starts with a heart-shaped tart with tomato, local chevre and roasted sweet fennel and ends with Lover's torte -- layers of honey cake, chocolate mousse, fresh raspberry jam, white chocolate mousse, and vanilla-scented whip cream and ganache. $99 per couple. B. Restaurant is at 3500 Midwest Road, Oak Brook. (630) 850-5507 or blocalbfresh.com.
Gene and Georgetti's wine
Gene and Georgetti offers a bottle of ONEHOPE Pinot Noir for $69, hand-painted with sparkly red bling to beautify your romantic Valentine's Day dinner. Specials through Tuesday, Feb. 14, include the braised short rib ravioli in a veal demi glacé and tomato beurre blanc for $12 or the broiled Chilean sea bass with roasted potato, steamed broccolini and a sun-dried tomato cream for $37. Gene and Georgetti is at 9241 W. Higgins Road, Rosemont. (847) 653-3300 or geneandgeorgetti.com.