Reflecting upon our latest natural wine experience, let’s be brief. VINNATUR 2018 proved to be a much needed tonic. An injection of growth vibes with a refreshingly real feel. Natural. Palpable. Tangible. Grounded.
ETNA is a phenomenon.
A ‘hotbed’ of so much rare, untapped, volcanic potential.
So when did they and we realise it?
Gazing northwards from MOUNT ETNA, your eyes will fix upon the picturesque hillside town of Castiglione di Sicilia. At 621 metres above sea level, it is considered one of Italy’s ‘borghi piu’ belli’. It’s also the home town of Francesco Tornatore.
Frank Cornelissen is a force of nature.
It’s no surprise how he gravitated to work on a Volcano. Yet he’s no vulcanologist.