Raffaldini Vineyards | Charlotte NC Travel & Tourism
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The Raffaldini family dates back to the year 1348 in the town of Mantua, located in the Northern Province of Lombardy, Italy. To this day, the family owns and lives on the land that is their ancestral home. The romantic town of Verona, home to Juliet Capulet of Romeo and Juliet, lies just to the North.

The fusion of family, food and wine is an integral part of our daily life. For more than six hundred and fifty years, the Raffaldini family has witnessed many historic events and has often marked such occasions with special family dinners and homemade Italian wine.

As you enter our Tuscan-style Villa tasting room, let the spirit of the Raffaldini family history, importance of family and celebration of life transport you to our ancestral home. The wine, food and artwork within hold deep meaning for the Raffaldini family and we are delighted to share them with you. Close your eyes as you taste our wine and be transported to Italy...

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Raffaldini Wine Tasting and Vineyard Individual Tour

Individual travelers and small groups can enjoy a walking tour of the Raffaldini vineyard led by a staff member who will share the Raffaldini family history as well as viticulture and winemaking techniques. The tour includes a taste of each wine currently available for purchase along with a commemorative wine glass to take home.

Approximate Length of Experience: 1 hour

Minimum/Maximum Number of Participants: Maximum of 9

Raffaldini Vineyards Private Label Group Tour

This private behind-the-scenes tour of the winery and vineyard allows groups to experience the creation of a bottle of Raffaldini wine from start to finish. With an expert tour guide (occasionally a Raffaldini family member), participants are led through the process of what happens to the grapes from harvest until they are transformed into a bottle of wine. Starting in the winery and then moving to the vineyards, participants see where the grapes are grown and learn about the different varietals.