Corsica, an island in the Mediterranean Sea, is closer to Italy even is having been under French rule since 1769.
"Vetriccie" is the local wicker that grows widely around the vineyards of Corsica.
This estate is located in the town of Aghione, on the Costa Serena. The vineyards have been owned since 1966 by the Barcelo Family.
Daniel Barcelo -having made wine in several new world wine countries- came back to the family estate after establishing a wine estate in New-Mexico, where he met and married his current wife.