Newly reopened South Loop Spanish restaurant Mercat a la Planxa announces their brand new happy hour Sangria and Snacks, welcoming in locals and visitors alike. Featuring some of their Catalonian-inspired tapas and bites, the happy hour also offers pitchers of Mercat’s signature sangria. Snacks include the fan favorite Datiles Con Almendras, bacon-wrapped dates stuffed with a Marcona almond and served with a La Peral cheese fondue sauce for $8 as well as Patatas Bravas with salsa brava, garlic aioli, and chili oil for $7. The perfect bite and pintxo The Gilda with anchovy, pepper, and an olive is available for $2. The restaurant’s time-honed recipe for sangria includes a Red Sangria made with red wine and Rosado Sangria made with rosé, served in pitchers for $25 and ideal for sharing. Sangria and Snacks is available from Tuesday - Saturday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.