Il Cibo Della Vita – La Luce’s Celebration of Food & Wine
Featuring a Selection of Wines from Vias Imports
Hosted by Pierluigi Gaeta

Chef Donna Scala, and the entire La Luce family, wish to invite you to celebrate the best of life at Il Cibo Della Vita, our second La Luce Wine Maker’s Dinner.

This wine dinner features a selection of wines from Vias Imports. VIAS Imports has been importing wines from Italy for over 30 years, representing boutique wineries from 20 different regions of Italy. Your wine host for this evening is Pierluigi Gaeta. 

Enjoy an inspired menu created exclusively by Chef Donna, to complement vintages selected by Vias

Saturday, August 4
Reception: 6:30 pm
Dinner: 7 pm
Price: $85++ per person

Reception Menu:

Calamari and Olive Crostini
Paired with Jeio, Prosecco

Five Course Dinner Menu:

First Course: Antipasti
Roasted Stuffed Figs, Gorgonzola Dolce, Speck, Aged Balsamic
Paired with Terradoa, Falanghina

Second Course: Insalate
Watermelon, Arugula, Frisee, Green Olives, Feta Cheese, Muscatel Vinaigrette
Paired with Damillano, Arneis

Third Course: Primi
Saffron Papardelle, Tomato and Onion Braised Rabbit, Chanterelles, Provolone
Paired with Peccenino, Dolcetto

Fourth Course: Secondi
Porcini-dusted Filet Mignon, Ricotta Potato Dauphinoise, Espresso Demi-glace
Paired with Damillano, Barolo

Fifth Course: Dolci
Polenta cake, Wild Berry Anglaise, Vanilla Gelato
Paird with Brachetto D’Aqui, Marenco

About Pierluigi Gaeta
Born in Salerno, Italy, Pierluigi has 20 years of working experience in the wine business.  He is a certified sommelier, a master of Italian wines.  Pierluigi is the Florida sales manager for Vias Imports.  He manages a portfolio of over 300 premium wines and spirits from Italy for VIAS.  Pierluigi’s passion for great wine is equal only to his enthusiasm in sharing his knowledge of Italian wines.  This translates into a most enjoyable dining experience

Reservations required. Seating is limited. Call 407-597-3675.

Price does not include tax or gratuity.

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