"Diego Planeta, along with Giacomo Rallo of Donnfugata and Lucio Tasca d’Almerita, is one of the three founding fathers of the “Sicilian wine renaissance” sparked 10 to 15 years ago. Cousins Francesca, Santi and Alessio Planeta hold the reigns to the estate today and have developed one of the most innovative and modern wine entities in Italy (they are among the most “liked” wineries on Facebook). The Planeta family boasts a gifted hand in marketing and their hard work has only helped to develop the “Sicily” brand within the many foreign markets they penetrate." Parker's Wine Advocate, Monica Larner
What The Critics Say
Winemaker notes on current 2018 vintage
" a saturated purple-mauve that you
look forward to drinking. Plumbago is dominated by
aromas of ripe plums and wild blackberries and has
pleasantly complex aromatic hints of incense, jasmine
and black truffle. The tannin texture is varied and
combines its soft, sweet and seductive aspects, like a
Sacher torta, with the harder, more direct and austere
elements of a block of Modica chocolate. Perfect for matching with grilled meat with
its affinity for smokey tones."
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