Top 100 wines of Erice

Discover the top 100 best wines of Erice of Erice as well as the best winemakers in the region. Explore the varietals of the wines that are popular of Erice and the best vintages to taste in this region.

Discovering the wine region of Erice

The wine region of Erice is located in the region of Sicile of Italy. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Fazio or the Domaine Fazio produce mainly wines red, white and sparkling. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Erice are Nero d'Avola, Chardonnay and Grillo, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Erice often reveals types of flavors of earth, vegetal or oak and sometimes also flavors of tree fruit, tropical fruit or spices.

In the mouth of Erice is a powerful. We currently count 2 estates and châteaux in the of Erice, producing 19 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Erice go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, pasta or lamb.

News from the vineyard of Erice

Port Ellen and Brora casks to be auctioned by Sotheby’s

Part of the auction house’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, the sale runs until next Tuesday, 14 June, and also includes one-off collaborations with artist Ini Archibong and photographer Trey Ratcliff. The two refill American oak hogshead casks, supplied from Diageo’s Casks of Distinction VIP private cask purchase programme, both have pre-sale estimates of £700,000-1.2m. The Port Ellen cask was filled on 15 February 1979, has a current strength of 52.9% abv and is estimated to hold 102 bottles. T ...

Plan for major English winery development in Kent blocked

Medway councillors in Kent have voted against plans to build the ‘Kentish Wine Vault’ English winery on ‘green belt’ land located in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), surrounding the small village of Cuxton. Plans for the major winery development were submitted by Vineyard Farms Ltd, sister group of MDCV UK Ltd, which is controlled by Mark Dixon, the billionaire British businessman resident of Monaco. Designed by leading architecture group Foster &am ...

EPI purchases Super Tuscan producer Isole e Olena

The De Marchi family established the 56ha estate back in 1956, and it is now firmly established as one of the region’s leading producers. Isole e Olena played a key role in reviving the quality of Chianti in the 1970s, and its flagship wine – Cepparello, a barrique-aged Sangiovese from old vines – is regarded as one of the original Super Tuscans. A Piedmont lawyer called Francesco De Marchi founded the business, but his visionary son – Paulo De Marchi – has driven its rise to prominence. He is r ...