Sassicaia

Tenuta San Guido, Sassicaia, 1988

RRP £559

On its 30th birthday and a wonder of the wine world, with its youthful Cabernet impact, structure and sweetness. Indestructible liquid chocolate and black hidden power, cassis sweetness and an endless finish. It was monumental from the start, awe-inspiring. Claret with a twist and a candidate for Italy’s Best!

Score

Wine Details

Colour

Red

Wine Style

Still

Grape Varieties

Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc

Alcohol

13%

Bottle size

75cl

Origin

Country

Italy

Region

Tuscany

Sub-region

Bolgheri

Tasting Information

Name of Tasting

Four great Sassicaias

Type of Tasting

Tasting feature

Blind

No

Tasted by

Serena Sutcliffe MW

UK Stockist

Crump, Richmond & Shaw Fine Fines

Global Stockist

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