The Supplying of Wine is an ancient profession, which traces its roots to Sumeria and Israel, to the row boats of Nineveh, and the dhows and junks of old China and India. Sunken treasures from olden Greece include amphoras (bottles) of Retsina over from 2,000 years before. Early wine suppliers operated 8,000 years ago. But the wine supplier Singapore is an absolutely modern phenomenon, made possible by the Internet, and Virtual Trading.
Carecci & Figli Trading Co. Pte. was established in 1990 with the initial role of supplying fresh pasta and sauces from the Pasta Fresca brand. But it was the collection of some of the finest wines all over the world, and the brilliant use of the Internet to find wine aficionados’ all over the planet, that led Carecci to become a brand to swear by. Located physically in Pasta Fresca Bukit Timah and Siglap, as well as Pandan Loop, Singapore, it has reached out to wine lovers everywhere with their esoteric choice in fine wines, to become the Prime Italian Supermarket and wine supplier Singapore.
Some of the best known wines are on the Carecci catalog, are as follows:
- Valle Cupa Salento Rosso (2007) – Apollonio.
- Schioppettino (2010) – Petrussa.
- Negroamaro (2013) – Apollonio.
- Refosco (2015) – Pecoran.
- Squinzano (2016) – Apollonio.
The Catalog also includes Sparkling Wines, Red Wines, White Wines, Liquors, Beers, and mildly alcoholic Beverages. When added to the list of Carecci’s list of Italian pastas and other favorites, this is indeed a formidable Catalog.