Zibibbo vineyards voted in Unesco world heritage list

First time an agricoltural tradition is recognised

(ANSA) - Roma, November 26 - UNESCO on Wednesday unanimously voted to include a grape cultivation technique used on the Sicilian island of Pantelleria on its prestigious World Heritage list. Pantelleria growers use the "alberello" technique to grow their prized Zibibbo or Alexandrian Muscat grapes, which are used to make the volcanic island's prized Passito wines.
   

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