Frasca Pizzeria and Wine Bar Debuts Regional Wine Dinners

Travel Through the Great Wine Regions of Italy, Sip by Sip

Thursday, January 14

7 p.m.

$55 per person (tax and gratuity included)

Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar, the inviting Lakeview restaurant that is inspired by the pleasant and informal gathering places for food and wine found throughout Italy, is introducing a series of wine dinners, which will each focus on a region of Italy known for great wines.

The first of these vino-centric events will take place on Thursday, Jan. 14 at 7 p.m. Frasca owner Doug Dunlay will lead guests through the four-course feast, which will highlight the fine wines of the Lombardy region of Italy. The full menu is detailed below.

Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar’s Lombardy wine dinner is priced at $55 per person (inclusive of tax and gratuity). Please call the restaurant at 773.248.5222 to make a reservation.

Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar Lombardy Wine Dinner Menu

Ensalata Tri-Colore Endive, radicchio and baby frisee in a Chianti vinaigrette, topped with baby shrimp, salami and cannellini beans

Schiopetto Sauvignon

Braised Short Rib Ravioli with a truffled au jus

Castello di Luzzano Bonarda

Veal Milanese Lightly breaded veal scallopini with crispy polenta and prosciutto-wrapped asparagus

Rainoldi “Inferno” Nebbiolo

Poached Pear Napoleon White-wine poached pears, orange-scented mascarpone cheese, crispy phyllo

Bella Vista Franciacorta

Frasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar
3358 N. Paulina St.
Chicago, IL 60657




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