Thursday, January 14
$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
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 FranciacortaFrasca Pizzeria & Wine Bar 3358 N. Paulina St. Chicago, IL 60657 773.248.5222 http://www.frascapizzeria.com