Formento’s, located in Chicago’s bustling West Loop, is an authentic Italian restaurant that upholds the bright and light flavors of Southern-Italy. The impressively decorated restaurant with long flowing leather booths hosts a world-class wine menu, curated by Alex Augustine, offering guests more than 600 options from all around the world.
Determined to create a luxurious experience which is accessible for anyone, Alex has meticulously formed an extensive wine program that is both extraordinary and amicable. With over 600 selections, the wine list explores classic winemaking areas with a focal point on Italy, the United States, and France. Formento’s presents a varied list of wines including a jovial Burgundy ‘by-the-glass’ assortment of over 30 wines. Alex and his team of wine stewards and sommeliers aim to use their impressive knowledge and passion for wine to create an unforgettable wining experience for every guest.
At Formento’s, you can be guaranteed to be introduced to a world of modern culinary creativity mixed graciously with old style, authentic Italian traditions, and perfect wine pairings.