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As part of its annual calendar of outreach events, the Institute organises a variety of Workshops and Masterclasses to interested participants. The focus at
We are in Trecastagni on the slopes of Mount Etna. It is one of those days which only a Sicilian winter can offer us. The volcano rears up, white and majestic against a clear blue sky, the air is cool and crisp, the sun is
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T. Fifteen years have passed since you set foot in this corner of Sicily for the first time, how have the wines changed over the past decade and a half?
M. There has been an evolution over time as we have gradually learned
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It is obvious, however, that you got to know Frappato only at this estate, the variety is virtually nonexistent in Sicily outside of the province of Ragusa
True, and it was a most welcome surprise, I consider it a great grape variety,
Emiliano Falsini, born in 1973, is one of the most active – and highly regarded – consulting winemakers of his generation. Born in Empoli and raised in Limite sull’Arno, both near Florence, he attended the Technial Agricultural Institue of the city before graduating with a
Antonio Moretti Cuseri, a highly successful entrepreneur in the fashion and footwear fields, was born and raised in the Tuscan city of Arezzo where his father was an esteemed architect. Accordingly, he was not a man “of the trade”, i.e. from a winemaking family, a
Eat Smart in Sicily - How to Decipher the Menu, Know the Market Food & Embark on a Tasting Adventure
Joan Peterson and Marcella Croce
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10 Best Wine Travel Destinations of 2017
Pack your bags and explore our editors' list of adventures for the wine obsessed.
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Sicily, Italy | Best Wine Destinations 2017
Explore a hotspot of beaches, volcanoes, ancient ruins and great wine and food.
By Kerin O’Keefe
Published on January 5, 2017
The Villa Romana del Casale is a Roman villa urbana built in the first quarter of the 4th century and located about 3 km outside the town of Piazza Armerina, Sicily, southern Italy. It contains the richest, largest and most complex collection of Roman mosaics in
Sicily and the cinema have a really strong bond. This land has given to the Seventh Art a perfect setting for numerous stories, many of which are nowadays considered absolute masterpieces. On one hand, the rich literary tradition – Pirandello, Tomasi di Lampedusa, Sciascia, De