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2009 Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia (In Store Only)
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$375.00
1.5L Bottle
$1,068.75
Case of 3
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Item #48671
Size: 1.5L
Type: Red Wine
Varietal: Red Bordeaux Blend
Country: Italy
Region: Tuscany

"The 2009 Sassicaia is unusually big, rich and opulent. Layers of fruit saturate the palate as the 2009 explodes from the glass with a heady melange of dark berries, plums, menthol, licorice and new leather. This is an especially racy Sassicaia. Readers who enjoy the classicism of Sassicaia are likely to find the 2009 too rich, especially at this early stage. The wine needs at least a few years in bottle to drop some of its baby fat. Despite its huge fruit, the 2009 is also pretty closed down and not anywhere close to being ready to show off its pedigree. Sassicaia is arguably Italy’s most famous wine, so it’s always great when it lives up to its reputation."

Reviewed by: The Wine Advocate - 94pts


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