Circle of Wine Writers Sicily trip.

October 10, 2013 Matt

Circle of Wine Writers Sicily trip.

Lunch at Firriato winery

Last June I went on a superb Sicily trip with The Circle of Wine Writers. Amazing trip, great wines  and wonderful people combined with fantastic food. Here are a few images from the trip

Antonio y Salvano Benanti

Antonio y Salvano Benanti

Sicilian streets

Sicilian streets

Cannolis

Cannolis

Faces of Sicily

Faces of Sicily

Cars in Sicily

Cars in Sicily

Superb tasting at Valle dell Acate

Superb tasting at Valle dell Acate

Sicilian village with Etna in the distance

Sicilian village with Etna in the distance

Gaetana Jacono of Valle dell Acate

Gaetana Jacono of Valle dell Acate

Godfather

Godfather

The famous Cannoli of Sicily

The famous Cannoli of Sicily

Dude from Tasca winery, well cool

Dude from Tasca winery, well cool

Sicilian ladies

Sicilian ladies

Old vines on Etna

Old vines on Etna

signs 3

signs

Fox at Tasca winery

Fox at Tasca winery

Typical Sicillian scene

Typical Sicillian scene

Pure Sicily

Pure Sicily

Valle dell Acate

Valle dell Acate

Vinas Benanti

Vinas Benanti

vinas Cottenera

vinas Cottenera

Wine and soil samples at Valle dell Acate

Wine and soil samples at Valle dell Acate

A circle of wine writers

A circle of wine writers

Huaso on horseback in Chardonnay vineyards of Lapostolle in Casablanca Chile 30

The lovely Gabriella Ralloof Donafugata winery. She also has an amazing voice

Huaso on horseback in Chardonnay vineyards of Lapostolle in Casablanca Chile 49

Selection of wines at Firriato winery

Huaso on horseback in Chardonnay vineyards of Lapostolle in Casablanca Chile 60

Amanda barnes gets excited at the tasting

Huaso on horseback in Chardonnay vineyards of Lapostolle in Casablanca Chile 68

The Burrata cheese!

Huaso on horseback in Chardonnay vineyards of Lapostolle in Casablanca Chile 70

Wild strawberies and marscapone

Huaso on horseback in Chardonnay vineyards of Lapostolle in Casablanca Chile 103

Some incredible mozaics at Villa Romana Casale

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Matt

British photographer, living in Chile. Working mainly in the drink industry. Just finished work on third book of wine photos and planning next project

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