Best Italian wines awards 2019.
An Italian iconic wine from Tenuta San Guido, in Boglheri (Tuscany).
Sassicaia was born as experimental project led by the innovative Italian pioneer, Marchese Mario Incisa della Rochetta in 1968. Now it has reached the top place of wines in the world.
CLASSIFICATION: Bolgheri Sassicaia DOC
GRAPES: : Cabernet Sauvignon (85%); Cabernet Franc (15%)
COLOUR & BOUQUET: intense ruby red color; hints of ripe red fruits, berries, aromatic herbs and toasted almonds in the nose
TASTE: the sip is austere, rich and compact. Shows a good structure. It progresses on notes of dried fruit, with a deep, persistent finish.
FOOD PAIRINGS: Special occasions
ALCOHOL: 14 % vol.