Events for September 23, 2023

Discover Sicily: the Etna region

Adagio Hotel, Stampfenbachstrasse 60, 8006 Zürich Stampfenbachstrasse 60, Zurich

Explore Etna's unique wines from three local wineries: Tenute Mannino, Feudo Cavaliere, and Cantine di Nessuno. Listen to tales from the slopes of Mount Etna, a 3,330m active volcano and Sicily's wine-making hotspot. Etna was Sicily's first Designation of Origin (DOC), set up in 1968. Its vineyards are perched high, some even among the world's highest, offering a range of climates. Experimentation is in the air, as winemakers push higher up the volcano, exploring the rich, volcanic soil. Gazing east, you'll see the Mediterranean sunlight bouncing back onto the vines. This extra light helps grapes ripen even at cooler, higher altitudes. [...]


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