February Wine Features

February Wine Features

Throughout February, Luci Ancora & Ristorante Luci will feature two special wineries Don Chisciotte & Sallier de la Tour   Enjoy “Don Chisciotte” Fiano d’Avellino & “La Monaca” Syrah from Sallier de la tour throughout February at Luci Restaurants.   Don Chisciotte Fiano d’Avellino 2010  $13/gls Italy | Campania | Irpinia Highlands | Avellino |(…)

GD Vajra Wine Dinner

GD Vajra Wine Dinner

Due to popular demand, this Event has been Moved to Luci Ancora. The Smith Family & Luci Staff invite you to join us for an evening celebrating Piemonte through the wines of G.D. Vajra with Special Guest Winemaker Guisseppe Vajra Enjoy Luci Chef Stephen Smith’s creativity through our multicourse menu. This wine dinner will feature(…)

Valentine’s Day Wines

Valentine’s Day Wines

Enjoy the following selection of wines as part of Luci’s Annual Valentine’s Day Creativo Prezzo Fisso. This special menu is offered at both Luci Ancora & Ristorante Luci. our regular menus will not be in service, in order to make room for the creative elements of our Prezzo Fisso Menu. The wines below are available(…)

January Featured Winemakers

January Featured Winemakers

Throughout January, Luci Ancora & Ristorante Luci will feature two special winemakers Celestino Gaspari & Elena Fucci   Enjoy “Zyme” Rondinella Blend & “Titolo” Aglianico del Vulture throughout January at Luci Restaurants. Now, onto the wines…   Celestino Gaspari “Zyme” il Bianco “From Black to White” Rondinella Blend 2011 VENETO | SAN PIETRO IN CARINO(…)

Local Wine Dinner

Local Wine Dinner

Join the Smith Family & Luci Staff in hosting Sandra Jean of Sandra Jean Herbal Specialities of Maple Lake, MN near the end of September at Luci Ancora Enjoy organic, locally raised Produce, Eggs, and Cornish Hens raised by Sandra Jean along with apples grown by Patrick & Wendy of Breezy Hill Orchards Our veteran(…)

August Visit to Breezy Hill Orchard & Sandra Jean’s Farm

Sunday was the perfect day for harvesting vegetables, and we couldn’t have asked for more when given the opportunity to eat any and all “defective” tomatoes. Any split tomatoes were ours for the tasting and we were grateful for the chance to enjoy them under the sunny, Minnesota sky.While organizing our Sunday volunteer time &(…)

Our Story

The story of Luci Ancora & Ristorante Luci is a romantic one, as all good Italian stories are. With a passion for food and wine, cultivated by the experience of living in and around Naples, Italy, the Smith Family began their coincidental culinary and viticulture education when Kennedy was in office. It was the 1960’s.(…)