The sixth-annual Taste of Italy, a cultural-gastronomic event to benefit the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA), will take place on October 10th in downtown Los Angeles. Taste of Italy showcases over fifty of the region’s best restaurants and Italian and California-Italian wineries, as well as music entertainment, cooking demonstrations, and celebrity appearances.
SingularCity will be there to partake in the food, fun, music and libations, and the organizers are providing SingularCity members with a discount code for $5 off general admission tickets, (regular price is $55) Your ticket includes 6 food + 6 wine food tastings and the rest of the festivities.
We will meet at the Lorenzi Winery booth between 5-6 p.m.
Not a member? Click here to purchase your ticket.
Participating restaurants will include: Valentino, Drago Centro, Locanda Del Lago, Il Fornaio, GROM, and Celestino. Approximately 100 world-class wines will be served by participants such as Casa Torelli, Le Vigne, Mazzocco, Ventura Limoncello, and more. The Cooking Demo stage will feature master chef Nico Chessa of Valentino and DeStefano Cheese, among others. Click here for a complete list of participants.
Taste of Italy’s entertainment lineup includes the female retro vocalist trio Swing Dolls, performances by LA Opera, and the sultry sounds of Frank Sinatra by Nick D’Egidio. La Dolce Vita will entertain with the most popular Italian pop songs, while the Lorenzo Grassi Group will showcase modern Italian jazz.
Proceeds from the event will support the Italian American Museum’s exhibitions and the preservation of the Italian Hall (the building in which the Museum is located).