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28 January

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Bio wines: a sip of Sicilian soul

The December issue of the Italian magazine Largo Consumo has placed the attention on organic products, focusing on Barone ...

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10 November

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BRC Global Standards

BRC Global Standards is a leading safety and quality certification programme, used by over 23,000 certificated suppliers in 123 countries, with ...

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08 July

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Traditional Sicilian wines don't disappoint

The Canadian website canoe.com interviewed Marco Martini, the General Manager, and reviewed Acquerello wines. Martini explains key operating ...

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08 July

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Ammasso, a brilliant red

Sunday, June 28, the italian newspaper Il Giorno has published the review of Sakalleo, a sicilian restaurant near Vittoria (Ragusa). ...

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22 January

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Barone Montalto on "Le Journal de Montreal"

http://www.journaldemontreal.com/2015/01/16/dautres-vins-a-moins-de-12  

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12 January

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From Toronto, the holiday cheer for all the tastes

Thestar.com choose our Pinot Grigio Acquerello as the only Sicilian representative.A perfect suggestion for these wine-lovers looking for ...

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25 November

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Packaging innovation?

Convenience, quality wines and a special attention for the environment: this is Barone Montalto. But not only, we want also to have an innovative ...

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06 November

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Why should you choose the Barone Montalto Bag in Box?

It keeps the quality of the productSame wine as the bottle, but can be stored for longer thanks to the Box tap that avoid the oxygen contact. It has ...

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27 October

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BARONE MONTALTO IS GREEN…AND ORGANIC! #BMGreen

Barone Montalto’s range of Organic wines, Cataratto Terre Siciliane IGT and Nero d’Avola Terre Siciliane IGT, are produced only from ...

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01 October

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Barone Montalto on Wine Spectator

Sicily will show all its beauty in the coming issue of Wine Spectator. This will be dedicated to the island in all its aspects, from climate to ...

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25 September

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Silver is the colour for Barone Montalto at AWC Vienna

Our Sicilian wines got five silver medals at the well-known AWC Vienna Internationa Wine Challenge, the wine competition internationally ...

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07 August

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The Michelin-star chef Vincenzo Candiano chooses Ammasso

An interesting and succulent food-matching for our Ammasso, the best expression of Barone Montalto quality, comes from the chef of Locanda Don ...

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07 August

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Summer Wine Events 2014: toasting with Ammasso!

Ammasso has been the protagonist of the main summer cultural events for the Italian winelovers.   We started with “Collisioni” ...

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15 May

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New awards for Montalto wines

The Barone Montalto quality and the Sicilian soul of our wines have been awarded once again, an international triumph.Here the awarded wines at ...

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17 April

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Ammasso 2012: silver medal at Vinitaly 2014

Ammasso, flagship wine of Barone Montalto winery, has been awarded again: silver medal at the 21st Internationa Wine Competition at Vinitaly 2014. ...

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14 April

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Barone Montalto at Hilton Europe

Barone Montalto's quality and excellence have been selected by HILTON EUROPE, for its hotels restaurants in France and Germany. It's possible, ...

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03 April

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Memories of the pruning at Barone Montalto

February has been the month dedicated to this very important process, which assures the correct management of the vineyards. It’s essential for ...

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31 March

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Visit us at Vinitaly

We invite you and taste our new proposals at Vinitaly 2014! Our booth will be placed in hall 8 - stand E2

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26 February

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Barone Montalto Catarratto Viognier, one of the favourite wines in Finland.

Timo Jokinen talks about the positioning of Italian wine in the Finnish market. He is one of the main North-European wine journalists and also an ...

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17 February

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Visit us at Prowein

We invite you to come and taste our new proposals at Prowein! Our booth will be placed in Hall 3 - stand C59 - stand Poderi dal Nespoli (map)

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30 December

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Barone Montalto in the kitchen

Tasting wine and food is a sense experience: eyes, nose and taste can describe what we drink, enhancing wine characteristics matching it with nice ...

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03 December

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Pairings with Ammasso

We would love to delight your palate with two recipes matched with our flagship wine, Ammasso. An icon of Barone Montalto, a wine coming from ...

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18 October

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It’s harvest time at Barone Montalto

Traditionally, September and October are those months dedicated to the harvest. Here in Sicily it started a bit before this year. Since August our ...

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17 October

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Barone Montalto on Wine Spectator

Barone Montalto and Sicily protagonists on Wine Spectator of October.In this issue, indeed, our Pinot Grigio Collezione di Famiglia and Cabernet ...

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27 September

NEWS
Barone Montalto for Hilton Worldwide

Our Nero d'Avola Cabernet Sauvignon Acquerello has been selected for the WBTG Wine List category of Hilton Worldwide, one of the most importants ...

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26 September

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New great results: MUNDUS VINI 2013

Ammasso and Merlot Collezione di Famiglia have been awarded by 13th MUNDUS VINI International Wine Awards. Two important results for our wines: the ...

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23 September

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Ammasso: the best red of the year for Divino Festival

Divino Festival Castelbuono has awarded our Ammasso as the best red wine of the year - among the prestigious wines which enhance the Sicilian and ...

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25 August

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Our grapes ripening!

Barone Montalto is part of the area where was born, Santa Ninfa, on the North Western coast of Sicily. It is a winery which preserves the wine ...

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01 July

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From Canada to Sicily

Last Saturday, 22nd June, our Canadian friends from Select Wines & Spirits BC visited Barone Montalto, tasting our wines at the winery and ...

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24 June

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La cantina con l'enologa fimmina (Sicilian dialect for: the winery with a female winemaker)

Well, that's true. The soul of Barone Montalto, the artisan of wine, observer and actress from the vineyards to the bottles, is a little great woman. ...

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27 May

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Visit us at Vinexpo

Visit us at Vinexpo 2013! We invite you to come and taste our new proposals at Vinexpo.Our booth will be placed in HALL  1 - Isola AB107 - ...

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02 May

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Ready for a new tour: Sicily goes to Norway!

A suitcase, Barone Montalto wines, passion, three cities to be discovered and new people to meet. Together with our importer, Engelstad, we took part ...

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15 April

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Barone Montalto at Vinitaly 2013

Also this year, Barone Montalto has moved to Verona for four days of great events, meetings and tastings. The perfect occasion to taste the classic ...

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04 March

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Wines of Sicily 2013

Barone Montalto has been one of the protagonists of Wines of Sicily – Stockholm and Copenaghen. From Sicily to Scandinavia, a tasting tour ...

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22 February

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Visit us at Vinitaly

We invite you and taste our new proposals at Vinitaly 2013! Our booth will be placed in hall 7B - stand F3 (download the map)   ...

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20 February

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Appreciations from London to Barone Montalto

The British journalist Trevor Langley chooses Sicilian wines, with a special mention to Barone Montalto. Particularly appreciated the Nero d'Avola ...

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19 February

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Barone Montalto mentioned in Tesco's Spring brochure

Nero d'Avola Appassimento was mentioned in Tesco.com's as a class wine, that is perfect for dinner guests. They gave relevance to the Decanter gold ...

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15 February

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Barone Montalto on the Danish website Ektra Bladet

The Nero d'Avola Appassimento Collezione di Famiglia 2011 and Ammasso have been appreciated in the tasting of 33 wines by Ekstra Bladet, with scores ...

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11 February

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Mission "Let me help you out"

January the 23rd: Mission accomplished! We delivered to Finale Emilia's major Nando Ferioli a consistent contribution to support the refugees of ...

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07 January

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The finest wines for the festivities

Ammasso means a traditional winemaking technique that still today is used to vinify the best parcels in Sicily. A blend of Nero d'Avola, Nerello ...

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15 October

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Review of Pinot Grigio

The food and wine blogger Robin Goldsmith appreciated the Pinot Grigio 2011 acquerello at the Wines of Sicily Trade Tasting in London and reviewed it ...

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14 June

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Decanter world wine awards 2012

DECANTER magazine published the results for 2012:Collezione di Famiglia wines were awarded with a gold medal for Nero d'Avola Appassimento 2011 and a ...

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13 June

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Silver medal at selections mondiales des vins 2012

At "Sélections Mondiales des vins" ed. 2012, our Merlot Collezione di Famiglia conquered the podium, winning the silver medal.The ...

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24 February

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Gold at the Berliner Wine Trophy

The Berlin Wine Trophy is conducted in accordance with the guidelines of OIV – International Organisation for Vine and Wine – and the ...

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08 February

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Silver medal at Mundusvini Biofach 2012

At the MUNDUSvini Great International Wine Award Barone Montalto's products conquer the podium, winning the silver medal. The MUNDUSvini Great ...

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27 September

NEWS
Obtained the 95% for the IFS

Barone Montalto obtained 95% of score in the IFS (Internationa food Standard). This may not be a big deal for final consumers, but whit this ...

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27 September

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Only gold medals at Mundusvini

At the MUNDUSvini Great International Wine Award Barone Montalto's products conquer the podium. - Montalto Sicilia 2009 Nero d' Avola Rosato, ...

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19 October

Dalle uve a bacca bianca della Sicilia nasce il nostro #biancopassivento, vino caratterizzato da un colore giallo paglierino e dal sapore ricco e fruttato. Provalo con pesce e formaggi freschi! 🍴 --- Our #biancopassivento is born from the white grapes of Sicily, it has a straw yellow color and rich and fruity flavors. Try it with fresh fish and cheese! 🍴 #whitewine #grapes #sicilia #sicily #baronemontalto #passivento #wine #winelovers #winepassion #winery #winelife #experiencesicily

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18 October

Il nostro Nero d'Avola BIO Sicilia DOC Bio ha ottenuto 91 punti nella degustazione “Trophy Nero d’Avola” organizzata dalla testata FALSTAFF e pubblicata in Germania, Austria e Svizzera. "Rosso scuro intenso, leggermente violaceo. Naso aperto e attraente con sentori di ciliegie e lamponi, bacche, spezie fini. Piacevole al palato, con spiccata acidità e spiccata freschezza, ideale da gustare anche leggermente fresco in estate." 🍷🍷🍷 Our Nero d'Avola Organic BIO Sicilia DOC obtained 91 points in the "Trophy Nero d'Avola" tasting organized by the FALSTAFF magazine and published in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. "Dark ruby red, slightly violet. Open and attractive nose with hints of cherries and raspberries, berries, fine spices. Pleasant on the palate, with strong acidity and strong freshness, ideal to be enjoyed chilled in the summer"

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16 October

Momenti di quotidianità a #baronemontalto! 😊 --- Moments of everyday life at #baronemontalto! 😊 #wine #grapes #winelovers #winepassion #winery #winelife #wineblogger #sicilia #sicily #experiencesicily

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29 December

VIDEO
So, you think you know Barone Montalto?

So, you think you know wine?  A new interesting blind tasting from the Canadian WineAlign.Do you think you could do better? Test your friends ...

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23 October

AWARDS
AWC Vienna 2016

Nero d'Avola Passivento 2015Silver

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28 July

AWARDS
Best Wine in Box 2016

Catarratto Viognier Terre Siciliane IGT

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