Zisola

Wine estate in Noto, Sicily

Product ID: 48218
Description

Discover Zisola, an estate located in South-East Sicily, the land of origin of the Nero d'Avola vine only a few steps from Noto, famous for its baroque buildings and Unesco World Heritage Site.
The Mazzei family has been producing unique wines with spirit and passion for more than six hundred years. They identified the latent potential of this land rich with history, culture, and charm, and started an ambitious winemaking project in 2003.
Zisola aims to promote local vine varieties as an expression of the identity of the region, in respect of diversity and nature, via sustainable agriculture and improvements mindful of the delicate hydro-geologic balance, in order to prevent soil erosion and maximize water reserves in the region. 
A property of 50 hectares, the area extends around the 3 buildings "bagli" of the estate, of which the main one enjoys a wonderful view over Noto and the surrounding "gardens" cultivated with vineyards, citrus trees, olives, and almonds.
The winery is provided with stainless steel vats with temperature control for winemaking and...

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Discover Zisola, an estate located in South-East Sicily, the land of origin of the Nero d'Avola vine only a few steps from Noto, famous for its baroque buildings and Unesco World Heritage Site.
The Mazzei family has been producing unique wines with spirit and passion for more than six hundred years. They identified the latent potential of this land rich with history, culture, and charm, and started an ambitious winemaking project in 2003.
Zisola aims to promote local vine varieties as an expression of the identity of the region, in respect of diversity and nature, via sustainable agriculture and improvements mindful of the delicate hydro-geologic balance, in order to prevent soil erosion and maximize water reserves in the region. 
A property of 50 hectares, the area extends around the 3 buildings "bagli" of the estate, of which the main one enjoys a wonderful view over Noto and the surrounding "gardens" cultivated with vineyards, citrus trees, olives, and almonds.
The winery is provided with stainless steel vats with temperature control for winemaking and about 350 oak barrels for fining the wines.
In addition to wine, production also includes Extra virgin Olive Oil produced from the Moresca, Ogliarola Messinese, and Nocellara Etnea cultivars, citrus fruit, and almonds.
 Wine lovers can enjoy tours of the estate and the winery and taste the wines, olive oil, and other products from this generous land of great charm.
Please note: All Zisola products can be purchased directly at the company store.

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Advanced Booking Required
Yes
Seasonal Activity

Open all year

Languages
English, Italian
Opening Hours
Monday - Saturday by reservation only
The meeting point

Contrada Zisola, I-96017 Noto (SR), Sicily

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Highlights
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Wine tours
  • Wine tastings
  • Olive oils, citrus fruits and almonds
Nearby
  • Noto
  • Catania
  • Siracusa
Grape varieties
  • Nero d'Avola
  • Syrah
  • Petit Verdot
  • Grillo
  • Catarratto

 

 

 

 

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