Yakin Valley AVA
Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery
Raffaldini Vineyards was established in 2002 and is nestled in the hills near the Yadkin River and the Blue Ridge Mountains at an elevation of about 1200 feet. Raffaldini is the first winery in NC to work exclusively with Italian grape varietals and produces Italian style wines rich with tradition. They were also the lead petitioner in the formation of the Swan Creek AVA.
Hours: Hours: Mon,Wed.--Sat.11 am--5 pm; Sun. 12--5 pm (closed Tue), year round
Owners: The Raffaldini Family
Wines or Grapes: Wine List: Vermentino, Pinot Grigio, Bella Misto (Red Blend), Montepulciano, Sangiovese, Sangiovese Riserva, La Dolce Vita (lightly carbonated, lightly sweet white wine)