“Una storia di vino” a DOCUMENTARY FILM TO GREET THE GREAT EVENT OF 50 YEARS OF VINITALY. MANY NEWS FROM FIRRIATO INCLUDING, FOR EXAMPLE, A CONTEST DEDICATED TO WINE-LOVERS OF THE SICILIAN CELLAR WHO WILL VISIT THE STAND OF VERONA AND WIN A WEEK AT THE “ESTATE CALAMONI” OF FAVIGNANA TO LIVE A “WINE EXPERIENCE” UNFORGETTABLE.
April 4, 2016 – It’s a swollen sails of wind, Firriato, which lands at 50° Vinitaly in Verona, bolstered by a sharp rise in 2015 and 2016, really significant, signals on the Sicilian brand, last year, launched the three Wine Resort that add to the project “Terroir” wanted by Di Gaetano family. The goal is to enhance the wine-growing and wine-making value of the different contexts in which the company has decided to invest, offering wine-lover a magic experience , rich in history, wine and nature.
Three ways to read the Sicilian wine, from the Egadi sea to the mountains of Etna, passing from the hills of Trapani , that the young film director Francesco Murana wanted to tell with a DOCUMENTARY MOVIE entitled “Una storia di vino”, produced by Melqart on Commission of the same property. A feature film, episodic, depicting the island’s three chosen Terroir Firriato live, to capture its essence and characteristics that distinguishes each estate, including Borgo Guarini, with the magical garden of drying.
“We wanted authenticity in the story on what is today Firriato, in Sicily, in the areas where our company works, from Trapani to Etna, vineyards on the hills of Trapani-says Federico Lombardo di Monte Iato, Marketing Manager of the Sicilian company-Murana captures this goal with a cure in the frames and photography which makes the beauty of solar places. With “Una storia di vino”, Firriato welcomes this Vinitaly of fifty years with a gift to the wine lovers that, by coming to the stand, will be able to preview the whole documentary. ” But there are many reasons to visit
Firriato this Vinitaly 2016. From the « Vivi la Wine Experience with Firriato in Favignana» competition that the company wanted to increase, more and more, the relationship with its winelovers and lovers of drinking well who will participate . Among all the tabs that will be delivered in may 2016,it will be extracted one that will win a week’s stay, in the last ten days of June 2016, in one of the apartments of the Estate Calamoni in the island of Favignana, including guided tour of the vineyard, the cellar Firriato in Paceco and the tasting of a selection of wines. Particular attention is given, this year, to high quality production of Favignana Island, with a focus centered on the 2012 Favinia Le Sciabiche , a very special red, obtained from Perricone grapes and Nero d’Avola grown in the vineyards of Calamoni. A tasting of all the other wines from Etna productions up to the finest labels of Trapani. A sensory journey that will live on social networks, through the Facebook page of Firriato.
Vinitaly 2016 is an opportunity for the Sicilian company to be at great festival of Verona, Italian wine sales results that are well presage a 2016 for further growth both in domestic and foreign market . The positive growth and mostly linear in time is about 10% and, in early 2016 confirms this trend. Even for 2015, the percentages of turnover achieved in Italy and nearly 50 foreign markets manned by Sicilian company are confirmed.
“We record a growth trend continues Federico Lombardo di Monte Iato – which has never stopped, even in years of crisis. This is due to the fact that Firriato represents a guarantee for the consumer and that our wines have a well-structured wine-lover, loyal audience over time. ” When
in a foreign country where Firriato represents a historical presence among the great Sicilian wine labels. Santagostino and Rebeca in Switzerland have become veritable cult cases, as in Germany that rewards Santagostino also with white; The Harmonium and the Cavanera Rovo delle Coturnie occupy prominent position from California to New York City market, including all the most influential States on overseas market. The Harmonium is also confirmed one of the wines preferred by Japanese winelovers , with orders that, year after year, confirm to this label a role class in the land of the rising sun.
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