Red wine

Fattoria le Pupille, Saffredi 2005

RRP N/A in UK per bottle
88
Tasted by
James Lawrence

Rain and unusually high levels of humidity conspired to put a dampener on the 2005 vintage. Unlike Bordeaux, this wasn’t a year that Tuscany excelled in. The palate is middle weight, fading slightly but with very pleasant aromas of blueberries and Chinese five spice. Moderate length.

Colour
Red
Wine Style
Still
Alcohol
%
Country
Italy
Region
Tuscany
Sub-region
Maremma Toscana DOC
Bottle size
75cl
Grape Varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon (50%)
Merlot (45%)
Syrah (5%)