Visit Newport Beach

Fashion Island

aleksander wine dinner at CUCINA enoteca

aleksander wine dinner at CUCINA enoteca

Aleksander “Sasha” Vujacic, two-time NBA Champion, brings a unique wine dinner at CUCINA enoteca in Newport Beach. With a passion for wine, dating to his Slovenian upbringing, former LA Laker and basketball legend now runs his latest endeavor — S&G Estate’s Aleksander Wines and vineyard in Paso Robles — a family biz with a focus on crafting the perfect Bordeaux blend. Adding to CUCINA’s culinary expertise and robust wine selection, Executive Chef Cesar Sarmiento is delighted to host a one-night-only five-course wine-paired dinner on October 18th featuring tastings led by Sasha Vujacic and winemakers Goran Bjekovic and Al Bjekovic.

This wine dinner is priced at *$125 per person, and tickets can be purchased in advance at here.  For additional inquiries, please call CUCINA enoteca at (949) 706-1416.

*$50 deposit is required for all reservations and will be deducted off your final bill for that evening

Destination Guide

Start planning your vacation today