One of the D'Aquino 's first shops
c. mid 1970's. In 1978, The D'Aquino Italian Importing Co. was founded. From its humble beginnings as a small importer in Arcadia, CA, it grew into the #1 importer of Italian wines in California and #7 across the nation. To date, D'Aquino imports fine wines from over 19 different regions of Italy; from Sicily and Puglia in the south to Verona and Piedmont in the north. We sell over 850,00 cases per year to distributors and supermarkets across the United States, Mexico and Canada.