What’s better than escaping reality to a vacation of your dreams? Not having to pay for that vacation, of course. Thanks to Francesca’s Restaurant Group, you just might be able to head to a dream-worthy Tuscany Vacation!
What: Francesca’s Restaurant Group gives guests the opportunity to explore the inspiration behind the family of restaurants’ menus with the “Take Me to Tuscany” getaway, a five day trip to the Italian countryside featuring wine estate stays and vineyard visits to the restaurant group’s Italian partners for Francesca’s Restaurants and Davanti Enoteca.
The winner and a guest will experience the following itinerary:
· Flight from Chicago O’Hare International airport to Florence
· Three nights stay in the Italian castle of Castello Vicchiomaggio in the Chianti Classico zone (includes a wine tasting and tour as well as one complimentary dinner)
· Two nights stay at Fattoria Le Bocce in Chianti Classico zone (includes a wine tasting and tour)
· Wine tasting, tour and lunch or dinner at Selvapiana in the Chianti Rufina zone
· Lunch or dinner, tour and tasting at Carpineto in Montepulciano
· Tour and tasting at Tenuta Caparzo in Montalcin
· Tour and tasting at Casanova di Neri in Montalcino
· $500 spending cash
Must be 21 years or older to participate. One (1) Grand prize winner will be selected at random by Scott Harris at the close of the contest. Room accommodations will be one room, double occupancy. Additional expenses coordinated and paid for by the winner may include (but are not limited) to: all transportation for the above itinerary; meals outside of itinerary; additional travel; purchases made on trip in excess of $500 spending cash; etc.
For a triple chance to win, visit any location on Monday, February 9 through Friday, February 13 (the week of Valentine’s Day) and each entry will be submitted three times. The same bonus entry will also be applied to Francesca’s Restaurants February wine dinner attendees (select locations).
When Will I Know? The winner of the “Take Me to Tuscany” trip will be announced on Monday, March 2 and the trip will take place on Monday, April 13 to Friday, April 17.
“Much of our team has traveled to Italy over the years to find inspiration for our restaurants,” says Harris. “From our chefs to our wine ambassadors and managers, experiencing Italy firsthand changes you. Our team’s passion comes from those travels, and we wanted to say thank you to our loyal guests with a chance to experience the same,” explains Francesca’s Restaurant Group founder and chef Scott Harris as the reason for the giveaway.