International Wine Challenge – Tranche 1 –
Silver medal for Curatolo Arini Nero d’Avola 2010 – Dark plum, liquorice and spices. Deep lush palate. Very juicy – well made. Youthful.
Gold Medal for Vito Curatolo Arini Marsala Riserva Storica 1988 – Intense and very complex oxidative style, with tar, prunes, dried fruits and raisins. Fine layers with long finish and texture – a great example.