The Antinori Winery Vineyards
(Photo courtesy of the Antinori Winery)
FERRARO’S ANNOUNCES NEXT TASTE & LEARN FEATURING THE ANTINORI WINERY, SATURDAY, FEB. 22
– Ferraro’s Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar invites guests to experience the first Taste and Learn of the year to take place Saturday, Feb 22 at 5 p.m. Taste & Learn is Ferraro’s popular, monthly wine-tasting dinner that provides illuminating wine education along with expertly prepared, authentic Italian small plates prepared by Executive Chef Francesco DiCaudo.
Each Taste & Learn offers a tour through some of Italy’s most intriguing wineries. February’s event spotlights Tuscany’s Antinori winery. Since its beginnings in 1385, the 26 generations of the Antinori family have managed the business directly making innovative and bold decisions while upholding the utmost respect for winemaking traditions and the environment. Antinori remains one of the biggest wine companies in Italy whose innovations played a significant role in the “Super-Tuscan” revolution of the 1970s.
As always, Ferraro’s award-winning chef will prepare imaginative dishes to accompany each wine. The full menu follows:
Antinori Guado al Tasso Vermentino, 2018
Carciofi in casseruola
Pan-roasted artichokes, orange, Orbetello Bottarga
Antinori Peppoli Chianti Classico, 2016
Battuta di cervo
Venison tartare, beet, raspberries
Antinori La Bracesca Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, 2016
Pici al Faggiano
Hand-rolled thick, long pasta, pheasant ragù, colline senesi pecorino cheese
Antinori Pian delle Vigne Brunello di Montalcino, 2013
Guancia e Coda
Dolce Forte beef cheeks, braised oxtail
Tickets for the all-inclusive experience are $75 and space is limited. To make reservations, please call (702) 364-5300.
ABOUT FERRARO’S ITALIAN RESTAURANT & WINE BAR
Founded in 1985, Ferraro’s Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar is Las Vegas’ longest running, family-owned and operated restaurant offering authentic, five-star Italian cuisine in a fine-dining atmosphere. Specializing in freshly made pastas and sauces, legendary osso buco, savory risottos, expertly prepared all-natural meats, Safe Harbor® seafood, as well as an extensive award-winning wine list, Ferraro’s is famous for its attention to detail, welcoming environment and passion for food that runs in the family. The Ferraro family members devote themselves to ensuring each guest has a memorable experience, whether for lunch, dinner, late-night or private parties and events. Ferraro’s is open Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 2 a.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. Ferraro’s is located at 4480 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89169 (across the street from the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas). For reservations, call (702) 364-5300. For more information, find on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.