A haunting perfume of pure, lifted red fruits and rose petals emerge from the glass. The silken palate shows strawberries and red cherries with floral top notes woven around an intense mineral core. Seamlessly integrated spice, violets, red and black cherries develop on the palate and linger on the beautifully sleek yet steely finish. Drink from 2019.
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