Cantine Aperte 2023

Cantine Aperte 2023

28 May 2023 Contessa Entellina - Etna - Marsala - Pantelleria - Vittoria

Cantine Aperte is the late spring event that is an absolute must.

On Sunday May 28th, Donnafugata opens all its estates to wine lovers on the Occasion of Cantine Aperte, the unmissable spring event organizeb by Movimento del Turismo del Vino. 

From the historic wineries of Marsala, to the estates of Pantelleria, Contessa Entellina, Etna and Vittoria, the experiences offered to visitors will have an immersive atmosphere: outdoor walks  through the gardens of Donnafugata, visits to vineyards and wineries, guided tastings to discover a selection of the best-known labels, also with small pairings with local gastronomic specialties.

Cantine aperte, a festival dedicated to quality wine, friendship and sustainability.

 

To guarantee a unique experience, admission to the wineries is permitted via online booking and is subject to availability.

Where Donnafugata was born

For visitors to the Contessa Entellina Estate, in the lands of The Leopard (the novel written by Tomasi di Lampedusa) and of the family villa nestled in the charming garden designed by Gabriella, the founder of Donnafugata, Donnafugata has organized: a tour of the winery and the possibility of choosing between tastings of just wine or with pairings with specialties of Sicilian street food.

18:30
Contessa Entellina
38 €
11:00
Contessa Entellina

Brunch Contessa Entellina

An informal tasting of wines and street food

40 €
13:00
Contessa Entellina

Donna Angelica

A gourmet experience, a travel through the land, the history, the flavors, the nature and Sicily. Available Wednesday and Friday also at 9pm

60 €

The island of sun and wind

For visitors to the Pantelleria estate, Donnafugata has organized: a magical experience to discover the island’s heroic viticulture, with a guided tour of the winery nestled among the Zibibbo vineyards, a visit to the Donnafugata Pantelleria Garden, an asset of FAI (the National Trust for Italy), and the possibility of choosing between tastings of just wine or pairings with specialties of the island's cuisine.

18:30
Pantelleria

#Donnafugatatime

A delicious outdoor tasting

38 €
11:00
Pantelleria

Brunch Pantesco

Discovering the typicity of the island

40 €

On the highest active volcano in Europe

For visitors to the Randazzo estate, on the northern slope of Etna, Donnafugata has organized: a tour of the vineyards, the winery and the barrique with a view of the highest active volcano in Europe, and the possibility of choosing between tastings of just wine or with pairings of specialties of local cuisine. All of this enveloped in the charm of mountain wine-growing and the agricultural landscape characterized by terraces, lava flows and woods enriched by a number of wild herbs that surprise sight, smell, and taste.

11:00
Etna

Brunch Etneo

A gourmet and refined tasting

40 €
13:00
Etna

Donna Vulcano

A food and wine journey to discover sophisticated and versatile combinations.

60 €
16:00
Etna

Iconic Wine Library

Discovering the iconic wines

50 €

5 Wineries, a great journey

Vittoria

In the lands of Baroque

‚ÄčAn experience worth the trip! In Acate, in the territory of Vittoria, Donnafugata welcomes winelovers in a natural amphitheater of honey-colored rocks, dotted with vines, olive and orange trees. A place where agriculture has ancient roots and is projected into the future. Come and visit us; it will be a full immersion from the vine to wine!

Marsala

The historic family wineries

The historic cellars in Marsala, located at the extreme tip of Western Sicily, retain the typical architecture of a Mediterranean “baglio”. Open all year round for professional tastings and guided tours to discover a production reality of excellence. 

Contessa Entellina

Where Donnafugata was born

In the heart of western Sicily, in the hills of Contessa Entellina, where Donnafugata was born, we welcome wine lovers for exciting visits and tastings. An exclusive multi-sensory experience between wine, art and nature

Pantelleria

The island of sun and wind

Donnafugata in Pantelleria, island of volcanic nature between Sicily and Africa, welcomes wine enthusiasts during summer months with guided tours and professional tastings. The winery in Khamma is immersed among vineyards planted with Zibibbo, cultivated alberello pantesco, UNESCO heritage. The visit to the Giardino Pantesco, FAI property, is suggestive.

Etna

On the highest active volcano in Europe

In Eastern Sicily, on the north side of Etna, Europe's highest and most active volcano, Donnafugata welcomes wine lovers all year round. In the Randazzo winery, located inside the Etna Park, visitors are guided to discover the vineyards and barrique cellar with a view of the volcano. The tour concludes with professional tastings in the small and welcoming enoteca.