Sicilian wine pioneer Giacomo Rallo, founder of Donnafugata, has died aged 79

Sicilian wine pioneer Giacomo Rallo, founder of Donnafugata, has died aged 79.  Born in Marsala in 1937, Rallo joined his family Marsala business after obtaining a law degree. He went on to establish Donnafugata in 1983 with his wife Gabriella. “Piedmont, Tuscany and the Veneto in the early 1980s were already riding high in Italy as well as abroad. I thought […]

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