Vintner Francesca Planeta of Planeta Winery - Biography

Sambuca di Sicilia, Italy

January 2012

Working with her father and cousins, Francesca Planeta has become one of the leading winemakers in Sicily. Using indigenous and international grape varieties, Planeta Wines has grown into an astounding representation of Italian wine in over 75 countries. Leading the way in sustainable production, and reaching back to historical roots, Planeta’s 5 estates beautifully match grapes to terroir and produce critically-acclaimed wines.