Snapshot
Vintage: 2012
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: Italy
Region: Veneto
Appellation: Valpolicella Classico Superiore
Wine type: Red
Varietals: Red Blend
Varietal notes: Corvina, Corvinone, Rondinella, Molinara and others.
Vineyard: Sourced from vineyards ranging in elevation from 260-300 m.
Orientation: Southeast.
Soil: Toar (basalt) & chalky gravel.
Viticulture: Work in the vineyard is measured by the months and the seasons. In order to avoid excessive impoverishment of the lands, the various soils are periodically analysed and a programme of interventions with organic fertilizers is drawn up.
Notes: Tommaso Bussola began working at his uncle Giuseppe's estate in 1977. His uncle Giuseppe still works the vineyards.