Delicata’s Eco-Friendly Bottles

Posted by on Jun 3, 2016 in The Winemaker's Journal, Winery | No Comments

  These days, in a culture where nearly everything is disposable, the decision of whether or not to toss tradition into the garbage bin is an easy one for Malta’s foremost winery, Emmanuel Delicata Winemaker. The winery has been collecting its reusable wine bottles for generations and the l09-year-old, family-owned Maltese winery appeals more than…

Our Wine and Foreign Bottles

Our Wine and Foreign Bottles

Posted by on Jun 3, 2016 in The Winemaker's Journal, Winery | No Comments

To some of us it is second nature, to others it seems odd taking empty wine bottles back to the shop we get them from. Perhaps that is why at times lawmakers as well as private manufacturers care to incentivise people to be more conscientious about the way they dispose of used glass. In New…

The First Self-Opening Wine Bottle

The First Self-Opening Wine Bottle

Posted by on Apr 1, 2016 in The Winemaker's Journal, Winery | No Comments

Unveiled to much excitement at a press conference this morning, Avrilpuleg 1.4 is the revolutionary wine bottle closure that is self-opening. No corkscrew or other gadget is required since as soon as a wine glass is waved in front of it – as if it were a magic wand – the wine bottle opens itself…

A Classic New Look

A Classic New Look

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in The Winemaker's Journal, Winery | No Comments

The CLASSIC COLLECTION produced by Malta’s most-awarded winemaker Emmanuel Delicata is undergoing an eye-catching transformation to celebrate the wines’ 21st birthday. This extremely popular choice of wines was first launched in 1993. The wines were amongst the first available mono-varietal wines made in Malta and proved to be a stepping stone for the Maltese wine…

A Family Wine Affair

A Family Wine Affair

Posted by on Oct 11, 2013 in The Winemaker's Journal, Winery | No Comments

Making great wines requires passion and perseverance. And it calls for investment in craftsmanship. No easy way out, it’s a family’s engagement, the commitment of the Delicata family spanning four generations of winemaking. That is the message of the new TV commercial introducing fourth-generation winemakers Mario, Michael and Matthew Delicata. Together in unison they are…