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Enoteca Picone

Sommelier per un giorno

wine tastings in Palermo and wine tours in Sicily

Wine Tasting at Picone Enoteca. For real wine lovers: VisitSicily offers a professional wine tasting, in the oldest enoteca in town: Picone Enoteca, a real institution of the city, in business for 70 years.
Picone is the biggest wine shop South of Rome with a broad and refined selection of Italian wines, also including German Riesling and Champagne, plus wines from around the world.

The staff of Picone- well informed and very welcoming- will take you on a guided tour of a world of Sicilian wines, from a selection of three different packages (also available in English):

VOLCANIC package
So called because all the wines come from various volcanic territories.
1 glass Spumante Murgo brut (Etna)
1 glass Kuddia del Gallo Abraxas (Pantelleria)
1 glass Nero du Munti Caravaglio (Salina)
1 Plate Red Tunafish tomatoes and capers
€ 36.00 plus Vat

Indigenous classic varieties from their traditional areas.
1 glass Vigna Verde Grillo De Bartoli
1 glass Neroibleo Nero d'Avola Gulfi
1 glass Pellegrino Marsala Soleras
1 meats and cheese board
€ 33.00 plus Vat

3 wines from 3 women of different areas, created with organic agriculture and viticulture methods.
1 glass SP.68 white Arianna Occhipinti
1 glass Etna rosso Valcerasa Alice Bonaccorsi
1 glass Moscato di Siracusa Solacium Carmela Pupillo
1 Plate of Bufala Mozzarella
€ 35.00 plus Vat 

Special packages:

1glass etna bianco Tornatore (carricante grapes)
1glass roseè Alnus i Vigneri (grapes nerello mascalese-cappuccio)
1glass Nerello Cappuccio Benanti( grapes nerello cappuccio)
Carpaccio beef with potatoes
Tot. 37,00 plus vat

1glass Salina Bianco Hauner (grapes inzolia-catarratto)
1glass Kuddia di Ze (grapes Syrah-Nero d'avola)
1glass Passito Nes (moscato)
1 vegetarian platter
1 plate of almond biscuits
Tot. 46,00 plus vat

1 glass Mamertino Vigna Nica (grapes inzolia-grillo)
1 glass Faro Casematte (grapes nerello mascalese-cappuccio-nocera-acitana)
1 glass Marsala Pellegrino Ruby (grapes perricone)
1 plate red tuna-fish
1 plate Sabadi chocolate from Modica
Tot. 42,00 plus vat

Cost per person:

2 ore

Monday: 10-21
Tuesday: 10-21
Wednesday: 10-21
Thursday: 10-21
Friday: 10-21
Saturday: 10-21
Sunday: no

Main language
italian, english, french

Meeting point
Enoteca Picone, Via Guglielmo Marconi 36, Palermo


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