Full Product Description
THE PRODUCER: Tenuta San Guido
Denomination: D.O.C. Bolgheri Sassicaia
Grape-variety: 85 % Cabernet Sauvignon 15 % Cabernet Franc
Alcohol: 13.5 %
Aging: Following the malolactic fermentation, the wine was aged in French oak barriques for 24 months and a few more months in the bottle before being released on the market.
Colour: Intense ruby red.
Nose: Dark and brooding on the nose, with notes of black berries, violets, clove, tobacco and a hint of wood-smoke.
Taste: The palate is more expressive, showing great depth and concentration, but also an ethereal floral note and sweet spice, framed by very masculine tannins and mouth-watering acidity.