Organic cultivation of vines basically means going back to basics – treating the natural environment with respect and considering our legacy. At Santa Tresa we have the perfect conditions for organic cultivation: we have an ideal climate – and abundance of sunshine and a cooling sea breeze, meaning that rot in the grapes is not a threat. The soil is rich in minerals and is perfectly suited to the grape varieties we grow, so in short, we have the perfect opportunity to grow wonderfully healthy grapes with the addition of no pesticides or chemicals and that is what we do!
The soil on the estate has ideal characteristics: a 40-100 centimetre surface layer of light red sandy loam on a well-drained limestone base, which helps to guarantee a constant supply of vital water. Today, the Feudo di Santa Tresa estate has around 50 hectares of vineyards. The minute selection of the clones and rootstocks and […]
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/
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 […]