Red wine

Fattoria le Pupille, Saffredi 1992

RRP N/A in UK per bottle
85
Tasted by
James Lawrence

An extremely challenging vintage, the 1992 Saffredi was showing advanced signs of age. Oxidised, bruised apple and prune aromas on the nose, yet the color is still intense. There is a modest amount of fruit on the palate, although the earthy, spicy notes are attractive. Needs drinking.

Colour
Red
Wine Style
Still
Alcohol
%
Country
Italy
Region
Tuscany
Sub-region
Maremma Toscana DOC
Bottle size
75cl
Grape Varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon (78%)
Merlot (17%)
Alicante (5%)