You like Sicilian wine? Lava love? Then you’ve come to the right place. In 2012 I have put extra focus on Sicily, a region I just love and especially focusing on the Etna wines. There’s more to be found on the site’s Facebook page. For links, click the Follow Me tag to the right.
16 wines from Sicily made it this year. Tre bicchieri in Gambero Rosso. 11 reds, 2 whites and 3 sweet wines. That is impressive, no matter what you think about the guide. Amongst the three glasses awards, there was a wine few had tasted before – or even heard of; the 2009 A’ [...]
A late ripening grape planted at 950 meters above sea level. Risky business? Not if you’re a winemaker at Mount Etna!
It’s time to start doing some writing on the indigenous green grapes of Sicily and why not stay at Etna where my palate seems to say “home, sweet home”. Carricante is synonymous with Etna [...]
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