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25 August

Province of origin: Agrigento, Sicily Year established: 1971 Owning family: 500 members Winemaker:  Roberto Arienti Production: 250.000 Bottles 1200 ha Hectares Under Vine Mostly conventional agriculture, 20% organic viticulture Its hard to imagine that any wine region in the world has …

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25 August

Province of Messina Established: 1968 Owner: Carlo Hauner Winemakers: Carlo Hauner & Gianfranco Sabbatino Production: 125,000 bottles Hectares under vine: 25 Viticulture: Conventional Carlo Hauner was an extraordinary man. Born in Brescia in 1927, Carlo established a brilliant international reputation as …

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25 August

Province of Messina Established: 2008 Owners: Gianfranco Sabbatino, Filippo Pistone and Andrea Barzagli Winemaker: Carlo Ferrini Production: 25,000 bottles Hectares under vine: 7 Viticulture: Organic Faro is one of Italy’s smallest DOC’s with a total of just thirty hectares under vine, …

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25 August

Province of Agrigento Established: 1994 Owners: Morgante family Winemaker: Riccardo Cotarella Production: 335,000 bottles Hectares under vine: 60 Viticulture: Conventional The Morgante family owns 200 hectares of vineyards, olive and almond groves that sweep along a series of hills about 25 …

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25 August

      Province of Catania Established: 2005 Owners: Faro family Winemakers: Michele Faro and Carlo Ferrini Production: 35,000 bottles Hectares under vine: 11 Viticulture: Organic Mount Etna is Europe’s highest volcano and one of the world’s most active. ‘a Muntagna, …

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