2016 Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia Bolgheri, Tuscany, Italy by DFV Fine Wines
- Producer - Tenuta San Guido - Sassicaia
Region/Appellation - BolgheriCountry Hierarchy - Tuscany, Italy
Grape/Blend - Cabernet Franc - Cabernet SauvignonFood Suggestion - Beef and Venison
Wine Style - Red - Bold and StructuredAlcohol Content - 12 - 14.5%
Tenuta San Guido is much better known by the name of its most famous wine – Sassicaia. It is located in the Tuscan region of Maremma, and is has its own single-estate DOC appellation (Bolgheri Sassicaia) applied to its flagship label.
Sassicaia, one of the original Super Tuscan wines, is made up of Cabernet Sauvignon with a small amount of Cabernet Franc. It is known for its supple texture, elegance and perfume.
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