2018 Wine & Dine Series presented by Whole Foods Market: Lidia Bastianich
Austin food lovers will have the opportunity to be “wined and dined” by several of the nation’s most highly acclaimed chefs as the Austin Food & Wine Alliance hosts the 2018 Wine & Dine Series presented by Whole Foods Market.
The final dinner in the 2018 Wine & Dine series will be November 8 at L’Oca d’Oro featuring the legendary chef, author, and television personality Lidia Bastianich. Bastianich is a serial restaurateur known for Nonna in Italy, Felidia on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, and the massively popular Eataly (Chicago/NYC), among others. In her multi-decade career, Bastianich has racked up several James Beard Awards, authored multiple books, and hosted a number of television shows, including Lidia’s Italian-American Kitchen, Lidia’s Family Table,and Lidia’s Italy. She will join L’Oca d’Oro Chef Fiore Tedesco, one of StarChef’s Rising Star Austin award winners who brings his Italian family traditions, experience, and vision of gracious hospitality to life at his restaurant.