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Cantine Florio Terre Arse Marsala Vergine, Sicily, Italy

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Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $24   From: $18   To: $27

Price History for Cantine Florio Terre Arse Marsala Vergine, Sicily, Italy
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Grape Variety: Grillo

Grillo is a Sicilian grape variety that was once widely grown on bush-vines and used in the production of Marsala, the island’s famous fortified wine. The variety is still extensively grown on Sicily, despite that fact that demand for Marsala has dramatically shrunk since the end of the 20th Century. It is now more common to find Grillo produced as varietal wine, or in a blend alongside Inzolia, Catarratto or ... more

Region Hierarchy
  • Marsala wine region

    Marsala is one of the world's great fortified wines, made exclusively in and around the town of that name, in the far west of Sicily, southern Italy. Like some of its fortified counterparts from other parts of Europe, Marsala has seen a significant slump in popularity and sales over the past few decades, although there are efforts underway to re-establish its once-gleaming profile.

    The Marsala wine style is generally accepted to have been created by English wine merchant John Woodhouse, who specialized in Port, Sherry and Madeira distributio ... more

  • Sicily [Sicilia] wine region

    Sicily (Sicilia in Italian) is an autonomous region of Italy, and the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. At its widest point, between Messina and Marsala, the island measures 175 miles (280km) east to west, and about one third that distance north to south. Its roughly triangular shape led the island to b ... more

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