menu +

News ed eventi recenti


8 q

Valle dell’Acate and its wines are mentioned in Joseph Bastianich and David Lynch’s book “Vino Italiano. The Regional Wines of Italy”.
Read more…

8 q

Valle Dell’Acate

Located in the southeastern part of Sicily, Valle Dell’Acate produces over 400,000 bottles per year featuring Sicilia DOC wines such as the Il Frappato, Insolia and Zagra. The family-run winery, which is now in its sixth generation, understands and appreciates the tried tradition of winemaking. It places a great deal of importance on sustainability by implementing irrigation systems that maximize efficiency by avoiding wasting water.
Read more…

8 q

Sabah Meddings visits a corner of Italy which simply oozes character, history, beauty…and great food.

[…] And while in the region a short drive winding through the countryside can take you for wine tasting and lunch at
the family-owned Valle Dell’Acate winery.
Read more…

8 q

Valle dell’Acate Il Frappato 2014:

I found this to be a fragrant, light-bodied and somewhat earthy red. It showcases aromas of dark cherry, rose and pomegranate. The palate delivers a tart yet juicy blend of cranberry’s, strawberry, and a whiff of white pepper…
Read more…

8 q

CERASUOLO DI VITTORIA DOCG CLASSICO 2012 VALLE DELL’ACATE

obtains the

GOLDEN STAR

from the prestigious guide Vinibuoni d’Italia 2015-2016

Read more…

8 q

One wine that I’ve always enjoyed is the Valle dell’Acate Il Frappato Vittoria. I had a bottle of the 2014 that I had not tasted yet, so I thought I would open it. I love Frappato, an indigenous Sicilian grape. It has nice, delicate floral and cherry notes, and while it’s light enough to enjoy in warm weather, its supple tannins make it hold up when there is a slight  chill in the air, and it pairs well with an array of foods…
Read more…

8 q

VALLE DELL’ACATE AT THE WINE PAVILION – A TASTE OF ITALY – EXPO 2015
FOR TASTING: THE ESTATE’S TOPWINES
ZAGRA GRILLO DOC SICILIA 2014 AND THE FRAPPATO DOC VITTORIA 2014

The tasting, entitled “A Taste of Italy”, will take place on July 14th at 4:30 P.M. at the Convivium room of the Wine Pavilion – A Taste of Italy

Ragusa, June 2015. Valle dell’Acate, the Sicilian wine estate run by Gaetana Jacono and Francesco Ferreri and now in its sixth generation of active viticultural life, will participate, on July 14th, in the tasting “I Vini di Sicilia” at Milan’s Expo World Fair. The tasting will take place from 4:30 P.M. to 6 P.M. at the Convivium Room of the Wine Pavilion – A Taste of Italy (www.vino2015.com).
The wines offered for tasting are the 2014 Zagra Grillo DOC Sicilia and the 2014 Frappato Vittoria DOC Valle dell’Acate, two of the top of the line wines of the estate, which will be presented by Gaetana Jacono, Valle dell’Acate’s owner Brand Ambassador of the Cerasuolo DOCG and ambassadress of the We – Women for Expo proejct.

Read more…

8 q
Valle dell’Acate wines have been chosen for an important gastronomy partnership, which involves Peru and it is organized by the Commercial Office of Peru in Italy.
For three months, during Expo 2015, Milan will introduce the best of the culinary culture of the country of South America. It began on June 4th, with Pedro Miguel Schiaffino, and it continues with the super chef Gastón Acurio, Virgilio Martinez, Mitsuharu, Monica Huerta, Hector Solis.

July 3rd Gaetana Jacono and Valle dell’Acate wines with Virgilio Martinez

Read more…

8 q

Valle dell’Acate is run by 6th generation winemaker Gaetana Jacono. The winery is located near Acate, a town in the Ragusa province, on the edge of southeastern Sicily. […]

Jameson Fink talks to Gaetana Jacono about their organic viticultural practices and the unique terroir of southeast Sicily.

 
Read more…

8 q

Valle dell’Acate, the Sicilian wine estate run by Gaetana Jacono and Francesco Ferreri and now in its sixth generation of active viticultural life, will participate, on June 25th, in the tasting “I Vini di Sicilia” at Milan’s Expo World Fair. The tasting will take place from 4:30 P.M. to 6 P.M. at the Convivium Room of the Wine Pavilion – A Taste of Italy (www.vino2015.com).
The wine offered for tasting is the 2010 Tané, the estate’s top of the line wine…
Read more…

torna su