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Celebrating Carnevale at Villa Bellezza!
Events Taking Place in February, 2020

Carnevale-Mask-web.pngIn the United States it's Mardi Gras. In Rio it’s Carnival. And in Italy, it's Carnevale! The winter tradition takes on a variety of forms throughout the world. In the spirit of the tradition, Villa Bellezza will be hosting our own celebrations during the month of February!

Join us for live entertainment, wine, food and more! From our Mardi Gras Party and Carnevale Cooking School to our Mask-Making Workshops in the Tasting Room, you'll find all the details here.

As they say, a Carnevale ogni scherzo vale (anything goes at Carnevale). And what happens at Villa Bellezza, stays at Villa Bellezza.

Valentine's Day: A Week of Love at Villa Bellezza
Monday, February 10 through Sunday, February 16, 2020

VB-Blog-Valentines-Thumbnail.pngThe romance of Villa Bellezza is the perfect backdrop for your Valentine's Day celebrations! From wine-tastings and authentic country Italian dinner specials to our Sunday brunch, the love of wine and food is in the air. Come celebrate with the people you love--Sweethearts and families will find something they can enjoy together during our holiday celebrations!

New This Year! This Valentine’s holiday we’ll be opening our Torre dei Sognatori, Tower of Dreamers, to four couples for a special private sweethearts Valentine’s dinner for two.

You'll find the details for our Dinner in the Tower for Two, our popular heart-shaped pizzas, Sweetheart Dinners for Two at il Forno, and more, here.


Guided Winery Tour & Wine Tasting
Wednesday and Thursday ~ 12:30pm
Friday, Saturday and Sunday ~ 12:00pm and 3:30pm

VB-Web-Tour-Thumbnail-(2).pngJoin us for a guided winery tour and wine tasting. Available to guests Wednesdays through Sundays (twice Friday-Sunday), you will follow the path the grape takes from vine to bottle. Your tour will conclude with each guest, 21 and older, receiving a complimentary tasting curated by one of our wine professionals. Advance registration required. Tour details and registration information can be found here.


Join us and eat your way across Italy!
Cooking School at Villa Bellezza


We invite you to take a culinary tour of Italy at Villa Bellezza’s new Education Center. Through a series of cooking classes you’ll discover the food and wine of the region with Villa Bellezza Chef, Antonio Cecconi, as your guide and instructor.

Plan to join us for a pre-class social hour at 5pm. You'll be greeted with a glass of our sparkling Brillante. As you cook through each course, you will taste wines Chef Antonio has selected to pair with each menu! Wine will also be available for purchase should you wish to enjoy a glass of your favorite Villa Bellezza wine during class, or purchase bottles to take home.

Classes are $75/person, including Chef Antonio's pre-class social hour with sparkling wine and appetizers. Should we need to cancel a class, registrants will be rescheduled to a new date or can apply their registration fee to a future cooking class.

Italian Carnevale Feast
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Social Hour: 5:00-6:00pm  |  Cooking Class: 6:00-8:30pm

In the United States it's mardi gras. In Italy, it's Carnevale! The winter festivals, masquerade balls, and parades are held across the country and date back as far as the 13th century. As part of Villa Bellezza’s Carnevale festivities, this cooking class will feature a multi-course meal, giving you a taste of this infamous Italian celebration!

Easter Family Dinner Italian-Style
Thursday, March 19, 2020
Social Hour: 5:00-6:00pm  |  Cooking Class: 6:00-8:30pm

Easter, or Pasqua in Italian, is an important holiday in Italy. As with any special celebration, the importance is reflected in the country's food traditions. During this cooking class, Chef Antonio will guide you through the traditions of this special Italian holiday, and the recipes of a traditional Easter meal with famiglia!

Exploring Pasta & Sauces
Thursday, April 16, 2020
Social Hour: 5:00-6:00pm  |  Cooking Class: 6:00-8:30pm

Learn to make pasta from scratch, including long-cut fettuccini, and filled pastas such as tortellini and ravioli. You’ll then move on to creating the three Italian Mother Sauces—red, white and green, the three colors of the Italian flag. With these basic skills, you’ll have the foundational knowledge and technique to create any traditional Italian pasta dishes your taste buds desire!