March 2014 Vol. 2, No. 3
e’re just 8 days away from Spring as I assemble this newsletter and, like everyone else, I’m anxious for warmer temperatures.
The cold temperatures aren’t affecting our plans to continue offering an array of events like Flight Nights, a Wine Dinner, a Scotch Dinner, and a number of “Paint Nites”. With three of the Paint Nites already sold out it appears we have many guests who are aspiring painters, or they love wine, or both? Either way, we’re excited that these events have been so warmly received. You can learn more about the events mentioned above by
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What They Say Well worth the half hour ride. Had a very pleasant experience. Nice atmosphere, your server was excellent explaining menus and our questions about your building and really made us feel at home. We will definitely be back!!
Gary & Pat Waterford, ME
What’s On Tap
Private Bridal Show
Below is a brief summary of important dates and things that are happening. Watch our social media outlets for the most up to date information.
ou’re invited to sample the complete wedding experience that DaVinci’s Catering & The Franco Center can offer at our private bridal show on Sunday, April 13. From 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. EXCLUSIVE on that day you can sample caterer for the food and wine while talking with banquet and venue professionals about your upcoming wedding day. www.francocenter.org As an added bonus, if you book your wedding with us on or before April 23 you’ll receive 10% off catering & venue rental! For more information please call (207) 7822088 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3/27/14 – Stone Brewing Flight Night featuring “Stochasticity”, Matt’s Burning Rosids, Arrogant Bastard & Old Guardian Barley Wine
3/30/14 – Paint Nite! (SOLD OUT) 4/10/14 – Opici Wine Dinner 4/17/14 – Scotch Dinner featuring Glenfiddich, Balvenie & Grant’s 4/27/14 – Paint Nite! (SOLD OUT) 5/18/14 – Paint Nite! (SOLD OUT) 6/29/14 – Paint Nite!
150 Mill Street, Lewiston, ME 04240 • (207) 782-2088 Open 7 days a week 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., until 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday
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clicking on the links in the “What’s On Tap” box on the front page or by checking out the events calendar on our website. Speaking of websites, we want to thank everyone who took time to help one of our servers, Kelsi Schutt, win the wedding dress of her dreams through a Facebook Bridal Shop promotion. Kelsi ended up winning with 1,720 votes and she couldn’t have been happier. So happy, in fact, that she wanted to record a video message for everyone. Now, switching gears to our menu, I want to bring attention to one of our most popular dishes, Seafood Risotto: Shrimp, scallops and fresh Maine lobster with fire roasted tomatoes, spinach and shallots, in a creamy risotto infused with garlic and white wine. This dish is not to be missed.
Craft Beer Spotlight Maine Beer Co. (Freeport, ME) Peeper Their original hoppy American ale. Dry, clean, well-balanced with a generous dose of American hops. 5.5% ABV Beer Advocate Score: 92 (outstanding) Malt – American 2-Row, CaraPils, Vienna, Red Wheat Hops – US Magnum, Amarillo, Cascade, Centennial
March 2014 / Vol. 2, No. 3
Administrative Professionals Day is coming up on April 23 so maybe you’d like to treat him or her to a DaVinci’s Gift Card or have lunch catered for the entire office on that day to recognize their efforts throughout the year? Our Super Complete Lunch Package is just $13.95 per person (15 person minimum + $20 delivery charge). It includes our famous garlic knots, dipping oil, choice of salad, croutons, two hot entrees, 2-liter Pepsi products, serving utensils, plasticware, plates, cups, mints and cookies for dessert. Just give us a call! Lastly, I want to leave you with this beautiful picture of our patio...Spring and that green stuff just can’t come fast enough. Until next time... Cory, a.k.a. “Marketing Guy”
Uncorked: Wine News you can use We recently made two additions to our wine list. Complete details are below and we hope you will give them a try! Infamous Goose Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough, NZ – (Green certified) The wine has fresh aromas and flavors of nectarine, peach and gooseberry followed by fresh acidity and a clean finish. This wine pairs well with fish, shellfish, salads and white meats. Double Decker Red Blend, California This Red Blend is an exciting blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Petite Sirah and Barbera with flavors of blackberry, black cherry, and plum to create a robust, yet smooth red wine. This wine pairs well with pizza, burgers & chocolate cake. Everyone’s Favorite...Newsletter