2013 Le Difese

Tenuta San Guido, Tuscany, Italy

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A supple and fruit driven wine with plenty of length and fine depth, Difese allows wine drinkers to experience the qualities of Tenuta San Guido without the need for long ageing. A bouquet of soft plums and blackcurrants leads to a smooth palate with elegant black cherry fruit flavours which mingle with hints of Mediterranean herbs and spices. Smooth and refreshing, this remarkably balanced wine will be delicious from release. Drink 2015-2020.

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Tuscany, Italy

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