2010 Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia
- Size: 750ml
- Type: Red Wine
- Varietal: Red Bordeaux Blend
- Country: Italy
- Region: Tuscany
"The 2010 Sassicaia Bolgheri Sassicaia will greatly appeal to enthusiasts of Sassicaia’s trademark elegance. The wine shows extreme purity that brings its many beautiful aromas into startling focus and clarity. Lingering tones of black fruit and Oriental spice add subtle shades at the back. The wine mostly certainly shows its pedigree in the exciting and beautifully balance manner it evolves in the glass: It tells a new story each time you return to observe the bouquet. This is the harbinger of cellar longevity."
Reviewed by: The Wine Advocate - 96pts
This wine was named #31 on Wine Enthusiast's Top 100 Cellar Selections of 2014
"This supremely elegant and age-worthy Sassicaia opens with an intense bouquet of black cherry, Mediterranean herbs, blue flower, cedar and leather aromas. Powerful but graceful, the palate delivers a vibrant core of black cherry accented with white pepper, mineral and balsamic notes alongside youthful but polished tannins and vibrant acidity. It’s not as exuberant as some of its counterparts, but it may outlive all the other Bolgheri 2010s." Reviewed by: The Wine Enthusiast - 97pts
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