Meeting Venues, Events

Open Cellars in May for Florio and Duca di Salaparuta Wineries

May 2019

Cantine Duca di Salaparuta - Casteldaccia, Sicily

Cantine Florio and Cantine Duca di Salaparuta take part to Open Cellars 2019. Guided tours, tastings and entertainment all day long.

On Sunday, May 26, the modern Cantine Duca di Salaparuta in Casteldaccia, a few km from Palermo, and the historical Cantine Florio in Marsala take part in Cantine Aperte (“Open Cellars”), the historical Cantine Florio in Marsala take part in Cantine Aperte (“Open Cellars”), the most important wine event in Italy.
For the occasion, tastings, gourmet events, musical and artistic entertainment will liven up the wineries with a wide range of events dedicated to wine culture and conviviality,

Cantine Florio‘s Program starts at 11 am and ends at 7.30 pm (time of the last admissions to the winery), and it includes guided tours and tastings of Florio, Corvo and Duca di Salaparuta wines.
The tours start every 30 minutes.
For DOC Marsala wine’s 50th anniversary, guests can choose between the 3 courses tasting-lunch combined with 3 marsala wines or Cigars and Marsala Workshop combined with 2 marsala wines, on the breathtaking Florio Terrace.
The day will end at sunset with cocktails on the Florio Terrace.
Truly a unique occasion for all wine lovers, as well as for any event planner who would like to discover the brand-new winery and its design spaces.

Cantine Aperte at Cantine Duca di Salaparuta starts at 11:00 am and ends at 9:00 pm (time of the last admissions to the winery).
The guided tours, starting every 30 minutes, include tastings of Corvo, Duca di Salaparuta and Florio wines. In addition to the wines, visitors can also try 4 Sicilian street food delicacies.

NOTE: Guided tours without tastings are free.

For more information about Florio Winery
For the full program and prices for tastings, visit Cantine Florio’s website >>>
tel. +39 0923 781305 / + 39 0923 781317 / +39 0923 781111

For more information about Cantine Duca di Salaparuta
For the full program and prices of the tastings, visit Cantine Duca’s website >>>
tel. 091 945252

The venue:
Built in 1833, Cantine Florio is part of the circuit of Marsala’s and Sicily’s excellence and welcomes every year thousands of visitors from all around the world. Cantine Florio has 6 halls (3 of which connected) that can host up to 350 people, 300 for the buffet and 500 standing. The wonderful Mediterranean garden can host up to 1,500 people.

The venue:
The historic Cantine Duca di Salaparuta winery in Casteldaccia has 3 meeting rooms for events for up to 150 people. Modern and essential furnishing. The renowned Corvo di Salaparuta wine was created here in 1824.