October Wine Wednesday tasting at Lidia’s Kansas City will feature Bastianich wines in honor of 20th Anniversary
Oct. 17 tasting is $40 per person and includes six wine samples with paired appetizers, 6-8 p.m.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Oct. 4, 2018) – The month of October marks a significant milestone for Lidia’s Kansas City, as it celebrates 20 successful years in the Crossroads Art District. To honor its anniversary month, Lidia’s will dedicate the October Wine Wednesday tasting to owner Lidia Bastianich by showcasing a selection of her award-winning Bastianich wines. Wine Wednesday is Oct. 17, 6-8 p.m., and includes six wine samples with paired appetizers.
Together with her son Joseph, Lidia Bastianich produces award-winning wines at Bastianich Vineyard in Friuli Venezia Giulia and La Mozza Vineyard in Maremma, Italy. Founded in 1997, Bastianich Vineyard consists of 100 acres in Italy’s Friuli region, which ranks among the best for producers of white wines. The La Mozza Vineyard consists of 90 acres in Tuscany’s Maremma region, which is known for the Italian grape variety Sangiovese used to produce full-bodied reds.
Lidia’s October Wine Wednesday tasting starts at 6 p.m. in the restaurant’s north patio (weather permitting). The cost is $40 per person plus tax and gratuity. Reservations for Wine Wednesday are recommended but not required. Please call Lidia’s Kansas City at 816-221-3722 to make a reservation, or visit www.lidias-kc.com for more information.
Lidia’s 20th Anniversary October Wine Wednesday tasting includes the following selections:
Bastianich Sauvignon Blanc
Bastianich Estates La Mozza Cabernet Sauvignon
Bastianich Estates La Mozza Sangiovese
About Lidia’s Kansas City
Lidia’s Kansas City opened its beautiful Crossroads location in 1998 inside the historic Freight House railroad building at 101 W. 22nd St. Award-winning television host, author, chef and restaurateur, Lidia Bastianich, opened Lidia’s Kansas City as her first restaurant outside of New York City offering regional Italian cuisine. Helmed by Executive Chef Dan Swinney, the menu features a daily sampling of three seasonal, homemade pastas, served tableside, along with authentic Italian entrées, fresh seafood, imported meats and cheeses, and an expansive Italian wine list. Lunch is served Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dinner is served Monday-Thursday, 5-9 p.m.; Friday, 5-10 p.m.; Saturday, 4-10 p.m.; Sunday, 4-9 p.m. Brunch is served Saturday and Sunday, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Happy hour is also offered on weekdays in the Taverna, 4-6 p.m. For reservations, call the restaurant at 816-221-3722, or visit www.lidias-kc.com for more information.