Category Results for: Nero d’Avola


Planeta Winery: A Journey Through Sicily

Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Founded in 1995, Planeta Winery encompasses six distinct wine estates throughout Sicily. The Planeta philosophy is, “For each terroir, its own winery.” Planeta has tried to identify the area within Sicily where certain varieties grow best and then has established a boutique winery with its own surrounding vineyard in that respective area. Planeta’s boutique wineries […]

Filed under: Dessert Wine, Food & Wine, Italian Wine, Lesser Known Varietals, Moscato/Muscat, Nero d'Avola, Red Wine, Sicilian Wine, White Wine, Wines Over $25, Wines Under $15, Wines Under $20, Wines Under $25 |


A Wine for Tonight: 2008 Feudo Principi di Butera Nero d’Avola

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011

Would you like a quick suggestion for a good wine to drink tonight (or this weekend) that won’t break your budget and is widely available? Many of our readers have said this is something they would like, so here is this week’s selection, the 2008 Feudo Principi di Butera Nero d’Avola from the Sicily region […]

Filed under: A Wine for Tonight, Italian Wine, Nero d'Avola, Red Wine, Wines Under $15, Wines Under $20, Wines Under $25 |


Wine Century Club Tasting

Monday, April 7th, 2008

After attending the Unique Wines from Around the World program last month, Dad (John) and I became inspired to see just how many different grape varieties we have had through the years. We had heard about the Wine Century Club (if you’ve tasted at least 100 different grape varieties, you are qualified for membership) but […]

Filed under: Bual, Dessert Wine, Five-Bangs For Your Buck Wines, French Wine, Italian Wine, Montepulciano, Nero d'Avola, Portuguese Wine, Red Wine, Tannat, Wine Century Club, Wines NOT To Buy (1 & 2 Star), Wines Under $10, Wines Under $15, Wines Under $20, Wines Under $25 |