The Vineyard

the-Vineyard

Grapes can get sunburn!

“Canopy management” is an important part of our vineyard management.  The canopy of vine leaves offers vital protection to the grapes from the harsh sun rays – grapes can suffer a kind of sun burn!  The amount of foliage left on the vine is carefully managed in order to give the perfect balance between providing shade and allowing the grapes to ripen.

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Our Way

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The Old & The New

The Feudo (or estate) of Santa Tresa dates back to 1697 – since that time, wine has always been made here.  We found some archive photos taken at the end of the nineteenth century at Santa Tresa. We’ve had a lot of fun re-creating those photos -taken at exactly the same locations on the estate […]

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Around Us

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Mount Etna

The power and romance of Mount Etna, which at 3,323 metres is the tallest active volcano in Europe, and is undoubtedly the single most dominant feature of our part of Sicily.  Etna has attracted artists, poets and authors for centuries – a threatening, majestic presence with the most stunning views. Read more here. http://www.parcoetna.it/

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Our Wines

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Our Awards

The wines of Santa Tresa are winning awards all over the world. There is nothing better than to receive completely independent endorsements for the quality and style of our wines! Please find our most recent results. Click here for a full list of our awards Latest Awards YEAR COMPETITION PLACE WINE VINTAGE AWARD 2016 Berliner […]

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