Valpolicella 'Rafael' 2014 -Tommasi
The single vineyard Rafaèl, a hillside vineyard is six hectares in total produces a wine ruby red in colour, the perfume is fresh and fruity, with lots of cherry fruit. Flavours of sweet cherry and chocolate with a smooth and supple drinkability, make this wine an easy drinking delight. 60% Corvina Veronese 25% Rondinella and15% Molinara
Tommasi was founded in 1902 and has grown to be the largest family-owned vineyard estate in Valpolicella Classico. Tommasi is located in Piedemont in the heart of the historic ‘Classico’ region, from which the best quality wines are produced. From grandfather Giacomo’s small vineyard holding, the Tommasi estate has grown over the years and today comprises 195 hectares of vineyard including 105 hectares in the Valpolicella Classica and 15 hectares in the Lugana DOC.
Serve with cured meats and cheese or with vegetable dishes. Also excellent with more meaty fish such as tuna.