The greater part being produced from Grecanico, La Segreta is a wine focussing on notes of pleasant citrus flower freshness, which provide a harmony unique among its Mediterranean notes and an unforgettable freshness. Elegant on the nose with notes of peach, papaya, yellow melon and chamomile, refined and intriguing on the palate.
PLANETA - A JOURNEY THROUGH SICILY! Although the family have been involved in agriculture for five centuries, through seventeen generations, Planeta did not plant their first vineyard until 1985. Still family run, they are a young company with ancient roots. Planeta now own vineyards in five different areas of Sicily – Menfi, Vittoria, Noto, Etna, and most recently Capo Milazzo, growing indigenous and international grape varieties. Planeta produced their first wine in 1995 – a.. read more
La Segreta takes its name from the woods which surround our vineyard at Ulmo. This young fresh wine principally produced from Grecanico grapes gains personality and style with the addition of some international variety grapes. All grapes are knowledgeably cultivated in the vineyards owned by Planeta. Altitude is between 45 and 100 metres above sea level adn the training system is the cordon spur and guyot with a density of planting of 4500/5000 vines per hectare. Static decanting of must after destalking and soft pressing; ferments at 15⁰C in stainless steel vats, remaining there until bottling