Cucina Italian Restaurant
Overlooking the tranquil waters of Wood Lake, this charming, open-concept retreat presents a delectable collection of artfully crafted Italian cuisine. The chef features simple, fresh takes on Italian favorites using seasonal ingredients, including handcrafted pastas, artisan pizzas and wood-fire grilled entrées. It’s also a choice spot for an expertly grilled steak and the only place in Sheboygan County that offers a raw bar.
A Lovely Pairing: Oysters & Franciacorta
Available Now through May 11, 2017
Celebrate the long-awaited warmth of spring with the delightful flavor combination of fresh oysters complemented by a refreshing glass of Franciacorta, Italy’s premier sparkling wine. Franciacorta, which is an area within the Lombardia region, was granted DOCG status, the highest level of Italian wine classification, in 1995. It is fermented in wooden casks and then again in the bottle for at least 18 months, according to stringent laws. This is known as Metodo Classico, the same method as Méthode Champenoise in Champagne and is commonly considered to be the highest quality technique. Wines in the Metodo Classico style very much resemble traditional French Champagne or Spanish Cava. The result is a rich, creamy complexity. It’s the perfect pair to oysters. Special offer: Enjoy five oysters with a glass of Ca’ del Bosco Franciacorta for $30, or five oysters and a glass of highly-rated prosecco for $15.
20 Regions in 10 Weeks
Dinner Specials Nightly | 5-9:30pm
Celebrating the regions of Italy, Cucina will feature two dinner special dishes each week, inspired by regional cuisine and ingredients. A La Carte, cost dependent upon dish Reservations not required, but always recommended.
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Apertivo at Cucina Bar
Aperitivo is an after-work staple of Italian life. It is their version of Happy Hour. Aperitivo is the time when Italians will sit in a cafe, restaurant or bar, and catch up with friends while sipping a drink and nibbling on appetizers. It is considered to be a scene that embodies la dolce vita (the sweet life). Cucina bar will feature a selection of bite sized items, with wine and drink specials. À La Carte prices ranging from $6-$9 for food, and $6-$10 for beverages.
Late Night Wine Flight & Assaggi
Fridays and Saturdays |9-11pm
Wewill be celebrating the wines of Italy, by serving wines featured on our list, as well as periodic special wines, during extended hours at the Cucina Bar. Stop in for wine, snacks and good times. Cucina bar will feature a selection wines, and a choices of various bite sized snacks, known as Assaggi. Dress Code: Casual. Prices will depend upon offerings. Tax and Gratuity are not included. No Reservations Required