Archive for March, 2013

Sample bottling for “en-primeur” tastings

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
En-primeur wines 2012

En-primeur wines 2012

Our first year of production in 2001, we produced a total amount of 500 bottles of wine. (more…)

Pruning is finished!

Sunday, March 24th, 2013
Recovering old vines

Recovering old vines at Monte Colla

We finally finished pruning of the vines on March 23rd. It has been a long season for pruning this year. (more…)

Sea and snow in less than 1 hour driving!

Sunday, March 17th, 2013
Aki and the kids at the beach

Aki and the kids at the beach

Clouds cover the mountain and it is raining a bit. It has been some time we didn’t eat fish and so we decided to drive down to the sea side to buy some fish. (more…)

It is raining ash! Etna is active.

Sunday, March 10th, 2013
Pieces of lapilli from Etna

Pieces of lapilli from Etna

Etna is active again and regularly blows big fountains of lava and ash out of the south east crater. (more…)