Join us for our Wine Wednesday Tasting August 16th……Sicilian Summer!
With the end of Summer on the horizon, Lidia’s Kansas City invites wine connoisseurs and beginners alike to cool down during our monthly Wine Wednesday tasting on August 16th.
Lidia’s August tasting celebrates Sicilian Summer featuring the wines of Sicily paired with Sicilian small bites prepared by Executive Chef Dan Swinney. The tasting includes one full glass of your choice.
Wine Wednesday is from 5 – 7 p.m. in either the Taverna or Terrazza, depending on weather, for $25 per person. Tax and gratuity are not included.
Reservations for Wine Wednesday are recommended but not required. Please call Lidia’s at (816) 221-3722 to make a reservation, or visit www.lidias-kc.com for more information.
August’s tasting includes the following selections:
Benanti, Etna Bianco, 2014
Aromas of white flowers and orchard fruit. On the palate, peach and citrus with crisp minerality and acidity. 100% Carricante.
Benanti, Etna Rosso, 2015
Medium boded red with a nose of dark berries, spice and herb. This wine is vibrant and juicy on the palate with savory and smoky mineral notes from the volcanic soils. It’s young but balanced, with bright acidity and refined tannins. 85% Nerello Mascalese, 15% Nerello Cappuccio.
Paolo Cali, Ceresuolo Di Vittoria, 2014
Intense cherry red with fruity notes of cherry, pomegranate and wild berry. Light tannins, medium bodied and well balanced with a nice finish. 60% Nero D’Avola, 40% Frappato.
Curatolo Arini, Marsala Superiore Dolce
Nose of figs and almonds, full and mellow on the palate with notes of dried fruit, honeysuckle and caramel and a very pleasant sweet finish. Grillo,Catarratto and Inzolia.
$25 per person | Appetizers Included | 5-7pm
Reservations Requested but not Required 816.221.3722