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Sicily - Wine Regions

Regional capital: Palermo

Provinces: Agrigento, Caltanisetta, Catania, Enna, Messina, Palermo, Ragusa, Siracusa, Trapani

Sicily is Italy's largest region (25,708 square kilometres) and ranks fourth in population (5,084,000).

Vineyards cover 164,500 hectares (First) of which registered DOC plots total 21,000 hectares (Fifth).

Annual wine production of 11,000,000 hectolitres (Second to Apulia) includes 1.5 per cent or 277,000 hectolitre DOC (Eleventh), of which more than 95 per cent is white.

Wine Regions in Sicilia

DOC AREAS
Alcamo Or Bianco D'alcamo W-Dr
Cerasuolo Di Vittoria R-Dr
Etna R-P-W-Dr
Faro R-Dr, Ag-1
Malvasia Delle Lipari W-Sw, also Ft
Marsala W-also R/Dr/Sw-Ft (Fine Ag-1; Rs Ag-4; Vergine or Soleras Ag-5, Rs or Stravecchio Ag-10
Moscato Dinoto W-Sw, also Sp, Ft
Moscato Di Pantelleria Naturale W-Sw, also Sp, Ft; Passito W-Sw, also Ft; Passito Extra W-Sw, also Ft, Ag-1
Moscato Di Siracusa W-Sw-Ft

Wine Regions in Sicilia

OTHER WINES OF NOTE
R-Dr
Cellaro
Cerde`se
Duca Enrico
Libecchio
Menfi Rosso Nerello Siciliano
Rapitala` Rosso
Regaleali Rosso del Conte
Rubillo
Terre d'Agala
W-Dr Bianca di Valguarnera
Cellaro Bianco
Cerde`se Bianco
Corvo Colomba Platino
Corvo Prima Goccia
Donnafugata Vigna di Gabri Libecchio
Menfi Bianco
Regaleali Nozze d'Oro
Rincione
Terre di Ginestra
Verdello Siciliano

Others
Conti d'Almerita Brut, W-Dr-Sp
Inzolia di Samperi, W-Sw
Stravecchio Siciliano, R-Dr-Ft Vecchio Samperi, W-Dr-Ft
Villa Fontane Sollicchiato Bianco W-Sw-Ft

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