2007 Sassicaia

Tenuta San Guido, Tuscany, Italy

Drinking Now 2037

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Tasting Notes

The 2007 is an incredibly refined and harmonious wine. The aromas are multi-layered and enveloping with notes of sweet ripe red berries, cassis and dried summer fruits intermingled with herbs and balsamic notes. Magnificent, complex flavours with ripe,sweet fruits and a mineral character on the finish are supported by structured but very fine tannins. Although a powerful wine, the overall impression is one of incredible elegance and sophistication. This is a serious Sassicaia which needs ten or more years before drinking but will continue to develop for twenty years or more.

Reviews & Scores

This is classy on the nose with subtle currant, sweet tobacco, cigar box and dried flowers. Cassis too. Full body, with refined tannins and a solid core of fruit. Polished and very pretty. Long and delicious already. But you have to wait on this. It has so much more to give. Try after 2015.
Score: 93 points
James Suckling

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Tuscany, Italy

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