Donnafugata was founded in Sicily by an enterprising family with 160 years’ experience in premium wines. Giacomo Rallo and wife Gabriella, daughter José and son Antonio are engaged in an entrepreneurial project with a focus on attention to detail and synchronizing people and nature to make wines that correspond increasingly more to the potential of this area. The Donnafugata adventure began in the Rallo family’s historic cellars in Marsala in 1983 and at its Contessa Entellina vineyards in the heart of western Sicily. In 1989, Donnafugata arrived on the island of Pantelleria, commencing its production of naturally sweet wines.
Lighea of Donnafugata, dry version of Zibibbo, a rich aromatic bouquet among which floral notes of white and orange blossom pink hotel combines hints of peach and candied citrus peel. Sunny and bright is an ideal wine for an aperitif. Its minerality and freshness go perfectly with all the blue fish and fried fish and vegetarian. Technical sheet
Anthilia of Donnafugata, Catarratto in purity, is an attractive and modern white; It offers a delicate bouquet with hints of white flowers and a mouth is fresh and fragrant. Its pleasant freshness is a perfect match with seafood, shellfish and pasta vegetarian dishes. Technical sheet
Sherazade of Donnafugata, Nero d'Avola, fresh and fruity, caressing tannins. In the pleasant bouquet stand currant, black cherry and wild berries, which combine balsamic and mineral notes. Ideal with pasta dishes with tomato sauce, baked fish, slightly seasoned cold cuts and cheeses, it is also to be tried with pizza. Technical sheet
Ben Ryé of Donnafugata, is synonymous with Passito di Pantelleria, one of the most extraordinary Italian meditation wines. Obtained from Zibibbo grapes, vines cultivated as a "bogus tree" recognized by the UNESCO World Heritage List. " Complex and enchanting is among the most appreciated Italian sweet wines in the world. Technical sheet
Lumera of Donnafugata, Syrah in blend, is a bright and pleasant rosé, brings out the best the fruity and floral notes of the grapes produced in younger vineyards. Fresh and smooth taste is a bright and pleasant rosé, is perfect for all occasions. From the aperitif, the light lunch, a dinner with friends. Technical sheet
Bell'Assai of Donnafugata is a purely frills that conquers for the aromas of small red fruits and incredible fruity. Along with Floramundi, it is the fruit of Donnafugata's productive commitment in eastern Sicily to produce the wines of the prestigious Cerasuolo di Vittoria Docg and Frappato di Vittoria Doc, Etna Doc. TECHNICAL SHEET