100% whole cluster from 70 year old vines. Oak and fruit playing hide and seek on the nose, it reveals an intriguing bouquet of fruit and floral scents. This wine fills the mouth with gentle ripe fruit, delicate and elegant, but with great presence. Very fine tannins and good length. Drink from 2023.
Le Difese offers a taste of the estate behind Sassicaia immediately on release. The name is a local term for the tusks of a wild boar. A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Sangiovese, the wine offers bright, crunchy red cherries and damson, with a herbal lift of fennel and tea leaves and a hint of bonfire woodsmoke. The 2017 vintage...more
Bottle 75cl £18.68