Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia 2014

Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia 2014

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Introduction

  • Sassicaia means “the place of many stones,” and refers to the region’s gravel soil. The original vineyards have a southwest exposure with extensive sun and maritime breezes that create robust vegetation. 

Vineyard Profile

  • Vineyards: Located in the Bolgheri region of Tuscany. 

Vinification

  • The grapes were handpicked, de-stemmed and crushed before fermenting with natural yeasts for 15 days in temperature-controlled stainless steel tanks. The wine was aged in French oak barriques for 24 months, then refined for 6 months in bottle before release.

Technical Information

  • Varietal Composition: Cabernet Sauvignon 85%, Cabernet Franc 15%
  • Alcohol: 13%