Size: 3 lt. lt.
Grapes: 85% cabernet sauvignon 15% cabernet franc
Sassicaia: one of the most prestigious wine in the world
Sassiccaia has origins in the Bolgari area and it’s the most famous Italian wine in the world. Sassicaia is a blend of 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc. It ages for 24 months in France, plus one more month refining in the bottles.
Sassiccaia, a piece for collection
Sassicaia was rated the most important red wine among all the Italian labels by 7 different types of focus and specialized magazines and guides: so this is just a piece for collection, produced only by Tenuta San Guido, so it’s an exclusive DOC wine.
We analyze this wine starting by the colour: we can notice a very brilliant ruby red. The bouquet is very intense with sitrus, black berries and spices. This wine is very well bodied as far as the aromas go we can taste: spices, cherry, vanilla and it has an endless finish. A good wine that will get It’s speak in 4-5 years by now. This is a great wine to pair with red meat.