Archive for January, 2011

Sandro’s pizzeria-osteria-natural-wine-bar is open!

Sunday, January 23rd, 2011

Pizzeria-Osteria Cave Ox

Solicchiata joined the list of important cities of the world in terms of availability of natural wines and good food! Sandro Dibella started 5 years ago in his local bar pouring natural wines from all over the world by the glass. A surprising selection in a small village up a volcano. To quote Justin Chearno from Uva Wines/New York visiting Solicchiata last year: “There are more Robinot bottles in Solicchiata than in New York!!!” (more…)

Etna erupting again!

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

Etna erupting 2002

During the evening of wednesday january 12th, Etna has become very active again, lightening up the night with powerful lava blasts and a big ash cloud. (more…)