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Sassicaia Bolgheri-Sassicaia, Tenuta San Guido Cabernet blend 2006 Wine Review

Sassicaia Bolgheri-Sassicaia, Tenuta San Guido Cabernet blend 2006

Sassicaia Bolgheri-Sassicaia, Tenuta San Guido Cabernet blend 2006

D.O.C., Tuscany, Italy

Community Score: 94.5/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $184.95

Drink: 2010-2025

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Red Wine

Winery: Sassicaia

Agent: Sylvestre Wines & Spirits Inc.

Natalie's Score: 98/100

Spectacular that is deceptively subtle but leaves you thinking for days (or at least it did for me). Resplendent aromas of violets, aged leather, fresh turned earth and black cherry.

This Sassicaia Bolgheri-Sassicaia, Tenuta San Guido Cabernet blend 2006 was reviewed on November 7, 2009 by

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Neil Shea rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Mine was a 2002 Vintage purchased as a good discount, possibly due to that year (2002) not being one of the better vintages. That's what my research indicated to me. Anyway it was opened this Christmas eve at the family traditional prime rib roast dinner. Very smooth although coming in at 13.5%, it didn't have that full bodied feeling associated with Cabernet Sauv. blends in my view, which is a good thing for me. I would suggest aroma of cherry/currents if I was to indicate anything. It was my first "cult" wine, certainly didn't disappoint and probably the best red I ever tasted.

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