Tenuta San Guido 'Le Difese' Cabernet Sangiovese 2019

$48.00
Profile Savoury
Region Tuscany
Body Medium

Tenuta San Guido is named after the Saint Guido della Gherardesca who lived during the XI century. It is located on the Tyrrhenian coast, between Leghorn and Grosseto, in Maremma an area made famous by Italian Nobel prize winner Giosuè Carducci, and it stretches for 13 km from the sea to the hills. The estate is home to the world-class wine that started the Super Tuscan movement - Sassicaia.

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Tasting Notes

When to drink
Encourage cellaring for up to 5 years
On the nose
Enticing aromas of cassis, black tea, vioet and wild hebs. ??
On the palate
Savoury and elegantly structured, the medium-bodied palate shows ripe blackberry, star anise and a hint of coffee bean framed in supple, polished tannins. Fresh acidity keeps it balanced.
Product Notes
Made with 55% Cabernet Sauvignon and 45% Sangiovese.