At Vinitaly, a year later. Highlights of a 2016 of emotions and new challenges
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From the death of Giacomo Rallo to the realization of the production project on Etna and in the Vittoria area, from the election of Antonio Rallo to lead Unione Italiana Vini to the great verticals of Ben Ryé and Mille e una Notte, and the launch of the Collections and the new website

The Alberello Pantesco becomes UNESCO World Heritage
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A new symbol of the beautiful and worthy Italy, the alberello vine of Pantelleria, was inscribed on the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity in Paris on November 26

Aspiring Masters of Wine at Donnafugata
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The first stage of the learning journey for the prestigious qualification of wine experts and communicators, among the most respected in the world.

2016 harvest at Donnafugata
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A vintage with little rainfall and that was not overly hot; careful vineyard management offers healthy and well-ripened grapes, to produce wines of quality and longevity.

Donnafugata's Sicily is also Etna and Cerasuolo di Vittoria
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Antonio and José Rallo: “A long term project shared with our parents Giacomo and Gabriella, to propose the excellence of Sicilian wine, from Contessa Entellina to Pantelleria, from Etna to Vittoria. All areas with an extraordinary viticultural potential.”

Nocturne for vineyard and percussion
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August 10th at Donnafugata a Calici di Stelle (Goblets of Stars) rich in emotion; the magic of the nighttime harvest becomes a composition written and interpreted by musician Nino Errera, to celebrate the accord between man and nature.