Firriato is an Italian winery located in Trapani, on the western coast of Sicily. The company was founded in the late 1980s by Salvatore Di Gaetano, who had a passion for winemaking and believed in the potential of the Sicilian terroir. Today, Firriato is one of the most important wineries in Sicily, producing a wide range of high-quality wines.
Firriato owns four estates in different parts of Sicily, each with its own unique microclimate and soil characteristics. The estates are located in the areas of Trapani, Marsala, and Mount Etna. The winery's vineyards cover a total of over 300 hectares and are planted with a variety of indigenous and international grape varieties.
Firriato produces a wide range of wines, including red, white, and rosé wines, as well as sparkling wines and dessert wines. Some of the most important grape varieties used by the winery include Nero d'Avola, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Perricone, Zibibbo, and Catarratto.
Firriato's wines have received numerous awards and accolades over the years, both in Italy and internationally. The winery has been recognized for its commitment to sustainability and environmental responsibility, and has been certified as organic since 2015.