Pellegrino Marsala Superiore Sweet is a sweet fortified wine that has lovely, tangy raisiny and citrus zest flavors. Drink after a meal. Marsala is a fortified wine that was created in the 19th Century to ensure that the wine did not spoil / oxidize during shipping. An Englishman (Woodhouse) has been credited as the creator of Marsala. Lord Nelson carried Pellegrino Marsala on HMS victory.