Meeting Venues, Events

Cantine Florio opens for tastings and tours on Saint Martin’s Day

November 2018

On Sunday, November 11, site inspection with “nouveau” wine at Cantine Florio in Marsala.

The warm Indian summer days (in Italian: Saint Martin’s Summer) are the perfect time to visit Cantine Florio in Marsala for the first sip of wine after the grape harvest.
On Sunday, November 11, 2018, Cantine Florio opens its doors for “Open Cellars”, the annual Autumn event that celebrates Saint Martin’s Day and the end of the grape harvest. Visitors can taste some of the best wines of the historic Florio Winery, including the exclusive Corvo Novello. It’s truly the perfect chance to try exquisite Sicilian wines and discover what Cantine Florio can offer to meeting participants, too.

Cantine Florio Aperte - Marsala - Sicilia

In addition to wine tasting:
Guided tour of historic Florio Cellars (in Italian)
Tasting of a selection of 3 Duca Di Salaparuta wines
– Special offer at Florio wine shop

Opening times and prices
– Cantine Florio are open to the public from 12:00 pm to 6:30 pm
-“DELIGHTFUL LUNCH” TOUR: guided tours (in Italian) at 12:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:00 pm, 4:30 pm, 5:00 pm, 5:30 pm. Only upon reservation. €25/per person. Tasting of a glass of white wine, a glass of Novello red wine, two fortified wines + traditional buffet of Trapani (for under 18s it costs €5)
-FOOD&WINE FALL TOUR: guided tours (in Italian) + tasting of a glass of white wine, a glass of Novello red wine, two Marsala wines + 4 finger foods: €15/per person.

-SAN MARTINO TOUR: guided tours (in Italian) + tasting of a glass of white wine, a glass of Novello red wine and a Marsala wine + food tastings: €10/per person. (fre for under 18s)

Children can take part in the guided tour for free.

Phone: (+39) 0923 781111/ (+39) 0923 781305317
Email: hospitality[at]

The venue:
Built in 1833, Cantine Florio are part of the circuit of Marsala and Sicily’s excellence, and welcome every year visitors from all around the world. Cantine Florio offers 6 halls (3 of them connected) that can host up to 350 people, 300 for the buffet and 500 standing. The wonderful Mediterranean garden up to 2,500 people.