• My name is Marilena Barbera
    and I am an independent winegrower.
    I live and make my wines in Menfi, Sicily.
  • Terroir

    Sea and wind, air and light,
    and the fascinating history of human civilization
    that has made Sicily the cradle of the Mediterranean culture.
  • Mission
    Organic farming, natural winemaking, and ethical business.

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Amazing social personalities to follow in 2019: the new Top 20 Wine Influencers's list is online!

I am thrilled to announce that I have been included in the Top Wine Influencers list for 2019 edited by the Sommeliers Choice Awards, and very happy to share this special award with some of the most amazing wine professionals around the world, including The Wine Wankers, Jancis Robinson, Julien Miquel, Tim Atkin, Jamie Goode, Luiz Alberto, Cathrine Todd, and many others. 

The complete Top 20 wine influencer's list for 2019 here.

 

And, because this is the sixth year in a row that I am included among the most relevant wine personalities that offer quality online content, let's celebrate with a short recall of what has happened in the previous years:

2018 Top 40 influencers of the wine world

2017 Top 20 influencers of the wine world

- 2016 Top 20 influencers of the wine world

- 2015 Top 20 influencers of the wine world

- 2014 Top People of the wine world

 

Tags: social networks, social presence, Top Wine Influencers, Wine Wankers, wine marketing, Sommeliers Choice Awards

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About me

My name is Marilena Barbera and I am a winegrower. I live in Menfi, Sicily, where I make wine with my mother and the Cantine Barbera's crew.

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