Tenuta San Guido Bolgheri DOC Sassicaia 2018

450.00

  • Radiant Elegance: Iconic Super Tuscan red is noted for its radiance and finesse.
  • Aromatic Delight: Aromas of cedar, wild red berry, menthol, and pipe tobacco with fragrant blue flowers.
  • Grape Composition: Made with 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc.
  • Vibrant Palate: Focused and elegantly structured palate with vibrant and savoury notes.
  • Flavor Profile: Delivers cassis, orange zest, liquorice, and a hint of coffee.
  • Taut Tannins: Taut, polished tannins frame the flavours.
  • Balanced Acidity: Bright acidity keeps the wine energized and balanced.

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Description

Indulge in the captivating radiance and exquisite finesse of this Super Tuscan masterpiece. This iconic red wine opens with an enchanting bouquet.

Crafted with precision from Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc, each sip reveals a focused, elegantly structured palate. Vibrant and savoury, it unfolds layers of flavour, from luscious cassis to zesty orange zest, accented by notes of liquorice and coffee. The experience is heightened by taut, polished tannins, framing the wine with refinement and poise.

What truly sets this wine apart is its impeccable balance, upheld by bright acidity that keeps the palate energized and harmonized. With a stellar rating of 98/100 from Wine Enthusiast, this wine is a sensory delight.

Shiny ruby-violet hues lead to a nose of crisp fruit, notably cassis, blackberry, and hints of leather. The palate delights with juicy fruit, fresh dark currant, and grippy tannins, culminating in a minty finish. With its impressive structure, this Sassicaia Super Tuscan promises age-worthy potential for years to come.

Falstaff: 97/100. This high score from Falstaff magazine speaks volumes about the exceptional quality of this wine

Additional information

Type

Red Wine

Alcoholic content

13.5% Vol

Serving temperature

18 – 20 ℃

Country

Region

Appellation

DOC Bolgheri

Taste

Dry

Colour

Red

Allergen information

Contains Sulphites / Περιέχει Θειώδη

Producer

Tenuta San Guido

Vintage

Grapes Variety

Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon

Format