Francesco Spadafora's blog

21
Jul
2014
A Virzi
We have a few friends and then is right to pay tribute to Virzi and its bunch that will be !!! Abbiamo dei nuovi amici e quindi é giusto rendere omaggio a Virzi ed ai suoi frutti che saranno !!!
14
Jul
2014
The colors and nuances
Mum, explain to me the colours, and the mother said to her son: my son you are surrounded by the colors, just look at the nature around you and you'll see the Green, blue, etc etc and the various shades...
11
Jul
2014
Sole dei Padri 2014
Sole dei Padri 2014, now begins his latest journey into the cellar.
3
Jul
2014
Foglio 142,Contrada Virzi, Comune di Monreale, Sicilia
Wine produced exclusively with grapes from our estate. Sometimes it is good to remember, there is too much confusion around.
27
Jun
2014
Friendship and wine
Auro Buci and I, friends because of wine, Friends forever. So much time ago Auro and Donatella, his wife, met me at the cellar, after tasting one of the wines produced by me, their interest grew, they...
24
Jun
2014
Slim's Guinguette
I would like to talk to you about Slim, in Cesenatico, because it has a cute look, wise eyes and hands that work well. Slim has a small restaurant, he is 64 years old, I seem to remember, he lost his partner...
17
Jun
2014
The light
Authors and scientists have written about the light, about it's effects on human beings and nature, but sometimes I think that Virzì is part of another chapter. The shades of light, go further the...
9
Jun
2014
What a strange vintage!!!
What a strange year! Rainy winter as never been before and so we worked as much as we could on the plants and on the ground, we weren't late there, but with the first hot temperatures an explosion occured...
4
Jun
2014
This can also happen!!!
In a year like this one, it may happen that some clusters may be attacked by fungus due to the great humidity in the environment. What do you do? Well, yes, I feel sorry, of course, but I look forward,...
30
May
2014
Assovini with pride in Vulcano
Annual meeting of Assovini with international journalists and not in Vulcano. Every year is itinerant, I haven't taken part for years and these three days have been as I imagined they would be. A beautiful...