Sicily

Sicily

Sicily is Italy's and the Mediterranean's largest island. Sicily is Italy's region with the largest number of vineyards. Sicily's latitude , exposure and micro-climate are not far different than those of the Napa Valley... but Sicily's wine-making tradition goes back a while longer. In fact,traces of its oenological history can be found on artifacts dated centuries before Christ in the Magnna Grecia era. Wine Producing areas include: Pachino, Palermo,Trapani, Arigento and the Islands of Pantelleria and Liapri. Popular grape varietals are: Nero d' Avola, Perriccone, Inzolia, Cataratto Bianco and Moscato as well as international varieties like Chardonnay and Cabernet. Sicily is being noticed by the successful wineries in the North of Italy and by the world for its renaissance in wine quality. Its high quality unique wines are being sought after by the world. Ciao Daniel has visited Sicily. A wonderful Trip!

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  1. Blandine, 2016  by Judeka  in Vittoria Sicily

    Blandine, 2016 by Judeka in Vittoria Sicily

    $16.00

    This white blends the roundness of the Chardonnay, the structure of the Inzolia with the touch of Apricots that the Zibibbio brings. Learn More
  2. Carlo Alfano Nero d'Avola IGT by Vignali Roccamora

    Carlo Alfano Nero d'Avola IGT by Vignali Roccamora

    $22.00

    This excellent wine is a 100% Nero d'Avola -. It offers an exuberant panorama of aromas ranging from ripe morello cherries, sweet spices, delicate vegetable nuances and tobacco smells. Warm and involving taste with a well balanced tannin component. Learn More
  3. Caro Maestro, 2014  Bordeaux Blend by Fina Winery in Western Sicily

    Caro Maestro, 2014 Bordeaux Blend by Fina Winery in Western Sicily

    Reg. Price: $40.00

    Now: $25.00

    Caro Maestro is a Bordeaux Blend. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petite Verdot Estate grown , organic by the Fina Family Winery is Western Sicily. The name Caro maestro means Dear teacher. This is Bruno Fina's tribute to his teacher the great Giacomo Tachis. Giacomo Tachis is reknowned as the father of the Super Tuscan. 24 Months is Barrique, a French Barrel. Alcohol 14% Intense, Balanced, with elegant tannins, long lasting finish, Complex taste, structured, rich but balanced, powerful and juicy but not heavy. Learn More
  4. Cerasuolo Di Vittoria, 2015 by Judeka DOCG

    Cerasuolo Di Vittoria, 2015 by Judeka DOCG

    $22.00

    Cerasuolo di Vittoria is Sicily's only DOCG wine. The Vittoria area with its chalky soil and sea breezes Is know for its fresh clean wines. Learn More
  5. Chardonnay, 2015 By Fina in Westren Sicily

    Chardonnay, 2015 By Fina in Westren Sicily

    Reg. Price: $18.00

    Now: $15.00

    TASTING NOTES It has an intense straw yellow color, its scent is enveloping, with vanilla scents And ripe fruit, on all cedar and apricot. The flavor is soft and rich . Learn More
  6. Etna Bianco, 2015,  Occhi de Ciumi  by Al Ccantara Winery

    Etna Bianco, 2015, Occhi de Ciumi by Al Ccantara Winery

    $22.00

    Etna Bianco made from Carricante and Grecanico grapes Learn More
  7. Etna Passito LU Disiu, 2013 By Al Cantara

    Etna Passito LU Disiu, 2013 By Al Cantara

    $49.00

    The wine is of an intense ruby colour. The nose perceived the typical note of raisins and syrupy fruits, followed by aromatic scents of vanilla, honey, caramel as a result of the aging in wood. In the mouth it is fresh, complex, with long finish. The recommended serving temperature is 12 – 15 ° C. It accompanies well with mature cheese, pasta with ricotta, pistachio deserts. Learn More
  8. Etna Rosso, 2012  Muddichi Di Suli , by Al Cantara

    Etna Rosso, 2012 Muddichi Di Suli , by Al Cantara

    $22.00

    Made from the indigenous grape Nerello Mascalese, Etna wines show shimmering elegance, complexity and perfumed red fruits. The distinctiveness of the wines stems from their unique terroir: the steep slopes of the 11,000-foot-high Mount Etna, Europe’s largest active volcano. Learn More
  9. Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery , 2015 Lu Veru Piaciri

    Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery , 2015 Lu Veru Piaciri

    $24.00

    Mt Etna Sicily Red made from grapes grown only on Mt Etna Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio are the grape varieties that give life to the Etna Rosso DOC. The vineyard is located on the volcano Etna Learn More
  10. Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery Etna Rosso, 2012  O'Scru  O'Scru

    Etna Rosso, by Al Cantara Winery Etna Rosso, 2012 O'Scru O'Scru

    $26.00

    Mt Etna Sicily Red made from grapes grown only on Mt Etna Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio are the grape varieties that give life to the Etna Rosso DOC. The vineyard is located on the volcano Etna Learn More

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