Grazie mille to everyone who entered the giveaway for tickets to The Tastes of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, a four-day celebration October 21st, 27th, 28th, and 29th at the San Francisco Italian Athletic Club.
The giveaway has ended, but you can still get tickets to learn and taste more about Friuli, a vibrant region bordering Austria and Slovenia, where hearty mountain dishes meet Mediterranean plates; where Latin meets Germanic and Slavic; where Italy meets her neighbors.
Explore this hidden region of Italy during our four-day series at the SFIAC: The Tastes of Friuli-Venezia Giulia:
Thu 10/21: World premiere of Harvest 2020, with Q&A from director Maurizio Gigola. Heavy appetizers and wine included with $50 ticket.
Wed 10/27: White wines of Friuli-Venezia Giulia tasting (ribolla, malvasia, friulano) plus international (pinot grigio, sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, pinot bianco) by Friuli Italian Wines. (Tickets: $40.)
Thu 10/28: Wine dinner with chefs Donato Scotti and Gianluca Guglielmi. Their Friulian-inspired menu is going to be a special experience! (Ticket: $150 per person, includes wine pairings.) Ticket sales benefit North Beach Citizens.
Fri 10/29: Red wines of Friuli-Venezia Giulia (schioppettino, refosco, pignolo) plus international (cabernet sauvignon and merlot) by Friuli Italian Wines. (Tickets: $40.)