Red wine

Fattoria le Pupille, Saffredi 2015

RRP 54 per bottle
UK Stockist
90
Tasted by
James Lawrence

A very hot and dry growing season led to a very muscular, ripe incarnation of Saffredi, perhaps lacking the freshness of other vintages. Aromas of tobacco leaf sit atop ripe berries with hints of spice. The tannins are firm and make a strong impression on the palate. Needs time.

Colour
Red
Wine Style
Still
Alcohol
%
Country
Italy
Region
Tuscany
Sub-region
Maremma Toscana DOC
Bottle size
75cl
Grape Varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon (60%)
Merlot (30%)
Petit Verdot (10%)