This year’s big novelty in our winery is the opening of the “Giardino del Porton Blu” (The blu door’s garden), the old garden still home for three ancient orange trees. We designed it to be a multi-functional space for tastings, relaxing, dinners and seminars. In case that this was not …
Apparently Giacomo Casanova, the famous Venetian adventurer and lover of the XVIII century, used to conquer the heart of his women offering some glasses of Passito di Pantelleria, as explained in this very interesting article by Mauro Giacomo Bertolli.
Will the Passito di Pantelleria find again its identity as a wine for love and courting? We’ll see! :)
Our Passito di Pantelleria “Cimillya” 2010 has been awarded with a silver medal at the “Concours Mondial de Bruxelles 2014″ and an awesome gold medal at the XIII Edition of the International oenological contest “La Selezione del Sindaco”.
A big thank you to our oenologist Antonio D’Aietti, to the invaluable Antonio Gauli, the heart of our winery, and to all our trusted grape growers!