News & Events

7 Sep 2009

“Italy’s Finest Values” - Robert Parker, The Wine Advocate

“Tasca d’Almerita is a reference-point producer in Sicily. I have been tasting and drinking these wines since about as long as I can remember, which means 20+ years.”


Cygnus 2006 – 91 points

“Dark fruit, earthiness, grilled herbs, blackberry jam and French oak are all woven together in a beautifully balanced wine of uncommon elegance.”


Lamuri 2007 – 89 points

“Silky tannins frame a perfumed core of ripe red fruit as the 2007 Nero d’Avola Lamuri opens up in the glass. Raspberries, flowers, smoke and French oak all come together in a refined, polished Nero d’Avola that shows the elegance this native grape is capable of achieving.”


Leone d'Almerita 2008 – 89 points

“…The aromatic profile recalls Sauvignon in its bright, high-toned notes, and the finish is particularly refined. This is another pretty wine from Tasca.”


Regaleali Bianco 2008 – 88 points

“The 2008 Regaleali Bianco is classy and elegant in its perfumed notes of peach, flowers and mint. Medium in body, the wine offers excellent balance and a long, refreshing finish….”


Regaleali Nero d'Avola 2007 – 87 points

“The 2007 Nero d’Avola Regaleali reveals lovely inner sweetness in its perfumed dark fruit. This medium-bodied, hearty red offers fine overall balance. Notes of mint and flowers give the wine a sense of lift on the finish….”