Ca’Rugate ‘Rio Alba’ Valpolicella

Ca’Rugate ‘Rio Alba’ Valpolicella

Wine: ‘Rio Alba’ Valpolicella

Producer: Ca’Rugate

Country: Italy

Region: Veneto / Valpolicella

Vintage: 2018

Style: Red

Blend: Corvina 45%, Corvinone 40%, Rondinella 15%

ABV: 12.5%

Size: 75cl

Organic: NO

Biodynamic: NO

Vegan: YES

 

Notes: Concentrated aromas of red fruits, ripe blackberry & deep cherry flavours, with floral notes & a little hint of spice. Supple on the palate with a velvety texture.

 

Producer Info: The family business has been handed down through the generations of the Tessari family since the early 1900s. The estate was renamed Ca’Rugate in 1986, taking its name from the volcanic hills where the vineyards are located. Now run by the fourth generation, Michele has brought with him a lively, passionate & entrepreneurial
spirit. Considerable expansion has taken place in recent years with investment in a new technologically advanced cellar & expansion into the Valpolicella area with the purchase of vineyards in the hilly zone of Montecchia di Crosara. The estate now covers 90 hectares of vineyard. Ca’Rugate has been awarded the prestigious ‘Tre Bicchieri’ award rating from Gambero Rosso multiple times, making it one of the most awarded producers in the competition & has been hailed by the New York Times as one of the “Top Five producers of High-End Soave”.

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Wine: ‘Rio Alba’ Valpolicella

Producer: Ca’Rugate

Country: Italy

Region: Veneto / Valpolicella

Vintage: 2018

Style: Red

Blend: Corvina 45%, Corvinone 40%, Rondinella 15%

ABV: 12.5%

Size: 75cl

Organic: NO

Biodynamic: NO

Vegan: YES

 

Notes: Concentrated aromas of red fruits, ripe blackberry & deep cherry flavours, with floral notes & a little hint of spice. Supple on the palate with a velvety texture.

 

Producer Info: The family business has been handed down through the generations of the Tessari family since the early 1900s. The estate was renamed Ca’Rugate in 1986, taking its name from the volcanic hills where the vineyards are located. Now run by the fourth generation, Michele has brought with him a lively, passionate & entrepreneurial
spirit. Considerable expansion has taken place in recent years with investment in a new technologically advanced cellar & expansion into the Valpolicella area with the purchase of vineyards in the hilly zone of Montecchia di Crosara. The estate now covers 90 hectares of vineyard. Ca’Rugate has been awarded the prestigious ‘Tre Bicchieri’ award rating from Gambero Rosso multiple times, making it one of the most awarded producers in the competition & has been hailed by the New York Times as one of the “Top Five producers of High-End Soave”.

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Vintage

2018

country

Type

Abv

12.50%

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