Sicilian Wines at ProWein 2014
ProWein 2014 , in Dusseldorf, Germany, has just come to an end. This leading wine and spirits fair was celebrating 20 years in 2014, while hosting more than 4800 international exhibitors from 50 countries and about 45000 trade visitors. Italy this year has been the first largest exhibitor nation with approximately 1200 exhibitors from different regions and wineries. Sicilian producers had their share among these numbers, most united under the patronage of Regional Institute of Wines and Oils -IRVOS. Destro, Baglio di Pianetto, Fratelli Lombardo, Tenute Galfano, Arnaldo Spitaleri, Planeta, Limonio, Tenuta di Castellaro, Feudo Ramaddini, Funaro, Spadafora, Milazzo, Ottoventi, Judeka, Candido, Cantina Sociale Corbera, Valdibella, Baglio del Cristo di Campobello, Nicosia, Caruso &Minini, Gorghi Tondi, Marabino, Sicania, Carlo Pellegrino, Lombardo, Cva, Settesoli, Distilleria F.lli Russo, Fazio Wines, Tasca d’Almerita, Firriato, Donnafugata, Cantina sociale Santa Nimfa, Curatolo Arini, Terre di Giufro, Cusumano but also Marco de Bartoli, Passopisciaro, Cantine Valenti, Tenuta di Fessina, Palari, Valle del Acate, Gulfi, Spadafora and many other were representing ‘Trinacria’ on this special event. An opportunity not only to participate in a number of seminars and meetings, meet importers ,critics and customers from all over the world but also an important occasion to measure up against and compete enthusiastically with other producers while making new friends and promoting one’s product.