This is the second wine produced by Tenuta San Guido, producer of the famous Sassicaia. Most of the grapes composing this wine come from a property adjacent to the Sassicaia vineyards.
Colour : intense ruby with purple nuances.
Nose : incredible aromatic density and complexity. The predominant fruits are strawberry and blackcurrant. It develops on more intense flavours of vanilla, smoke and liquorice.
Palate : full, round and warm. A structured wine, well balanced.
Classification alfavin.ch : Full red : This wine has great structure, round tannins and a lingering flavour. Moreover, it is warm, full and rich.
Vinification : Stainless steel tanks for about 15 days at controlled temperatures. Aging takes place in small barrels of French oak and American oak (3rd passage) for 12 months, followed by 3 months in bottle
Meals : Tagliatelle with rabbit stew, grilled red meat, roast lamb, stuffed quail, cheese
Aging Potential : 6 to 9 Years
89,50 CHF tax incl.
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