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Trecastagni: Mount Etna Vineyard Tour and Wine Tasting
Explore a traditional vineyard located on the slopes of Mount Etna and learn about the production process. Taste some of the estate's own wines as you take in the surrounding verdant scenery.
- Enjoy a day immersed in nature
- Taste excellent local wines
- Discover the secrets of viticulture
DescriptionYou will visit the vineyards of an estate located on the slopes of Mount Etna, in a mix of unique landscapes. The vineyards are planted to Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio for the production of Etna Rosso and to Carricante and Catarratto for the production of Etna Bianco, that is, the main ones of Etna DOC. You will discover a particular soil, shaped by the volcano, which combined with a Mediterranean microclimate found only in this area, allows for the cultivation of vines and the production of unique wines. All of the area's wines bear the label 'Etna DOC,' with the delicate reds of Nerello Mascalese and Nerello Cappuccio and the white Carricante, savory and fragrant, recalling the smells of the sea and local flora. You will discover the secrets of the preparation of this wine appreciated on all markets and produced for 10 years now through the method of organic farming, in a sandy soil rich in minerals and organic substances.
IncludesVisit of the vineyards Tasting of Etna DOC wines
- To ensure adherence to the 'Etna Wine Tasting in Trecastagni' schedule, all participants are asked to arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes in advance The Wine Tasting is scheduled for people aged 18 and over