Ca’Rugate Valpolicella “Campo Lavei” 2014 (750ml/12)
The viticultural story of the Tessari family begins in the early 1900s. The estate has been called Ca’Rugate since 1986, taking its name from the volcanic hills on which the vineyard are found. The Ca’Rugate vineyards cover 58 hectares, 35 of which are located within the commune of Montecchia di Crosara in Valpolicella.
Due to the unique sunny microclimate and rich volcanic soil, these gentle sloping hills have always been a cradle for high quality wines. Ca’ Rugate uses only indigenous ...New York, New Jersey, California, Massanois Imports
A 40-30-30 blend of Corvina, Corvinone and Rondinella, the 2014 Valpolicella Superiore Campo Lavei is a tasty wine with chewy richness and deep layers of dark fruit and spice. It delivers on its promise of providing good aromatic intensity and rich textural density. Truly a great value.
James Suckling"Pretty thread of dried-berry and bark aromas and flavors. Medium to full body, firm tannins and a flavorful finish. Drink now."