Stefano Girelli champions organics and rare varieties in new Sicily venture

Azienda Agricola Cortese, Stefano Girelli’s new Sicilian venture, is to focus on the production of organic wines from noble regional grapes such as Carricante and Nerello Mascalese. But, intriguingly, lesser-known indigenous varieties are also in the pipeline, and could soon hit wine lists across the UK. Girelli’s experiments on the dark-skinned Orisi grape, conducted in … Continue reading Stefano Girelli champions organics and rare varieties in new Sicily venture