Tommasi Rafael Valpolicella Classico Superiore 2020
Region: Valpolicella, Veneto, Italy
Bottle size: 75cl
Grape: 60% Corvina Veronese 25% Rondinella 15% Molinara
Bright ruby red, with fresh red cherry perfumes. Flavours of sweet cherry and chocolate with a smooth and supple drinkability, make this wine an easy drinking delight.
The single vineyard Rafaèl, the first vineyard bought by the family; is a hillside location of six hectares. The soil consists of layers of fine sediments such as clay, limestone and resulting in a beautifully balanced wine. he vines are trained using the PergolaVeronese system and it lies in the Valpolicella Classica zone.
Founded by Giacomo Tommasi in 1902, Tommasi has grown to be the largest family-owned vineyard estate in the Valpolicella Classica, owning 105 hectares and an additional 45 hectares in the Lugana DOC. Tommasi is located in Pedemonte in the heart of the historic ‘Classico’ region, from which the best quality wines are produced. The estate is owned and managed by the fourth generation of the Tommasi family, with six family members working together in harmony.