Tenuta San Guido

Bolgheri Sassicaia Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Franc

9.4115 ratings
9.420 pro ratings
Bolgheri Sassicaia, Livorno, Tuscany, Italy
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Hard Cheese, Blue Cheese, Pungent Cheese, Herbs, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Chicken, Turkey, Duck
Top Notes For
Steven Gullo

Fantastic. Decanted 1 hour. Showing plenty of cigar box, leather interwoven with oak spice. Solid core of black fruits. Will continue to evolve at least another decade.

Fantastic. Decanted 1 hour. Showing plenty of cigar box, leather interwoven with oak spice. Solid core of black fruits. Will continue to evolve at least another decade.

Mar 20th, 2021
Adam Crane

Still young. Showing elegance of vintage. Hasn’t reached maturity in fruit.

Still young. Showing elegance of vintage. Hasn’t reached maturity in fruit.

Oct 13th, 2018
Lee Pitofsky

Powerful with beautiful notes of dried black cherries, chocolate, tobacco and spices, soft tannins

Powerful with beautiful notes of dried black cherries, chocolate, tobacco and spices, soft tannins

Jan 20th, 2018
Mark Bright

Partner/Wine Director Saison Restaurant

9.6

Silky and smooth, always one of my faves

Silky and smooth, always one of my faves

1 person found it helpfulMar 29th, 2014
Marty Winters

Classic sassy.

Classic sassy.

Dec 28th, 2015
Kathy Morgan

#thanksgiving dried currant, fresh plum, sage. Elegant.

#thanksgiving dried currant, fresh plum, sage. Elegant.

Nov 26th, 2015
Jenna Congdon

Sales Wine Wise/The Vienna Wine Co.

9.3

I thought I'd hate it... But it was delicious.

I thought I'd hate it... But it was delicious.

Jan 9th, 2015
Davis Smith

Sommelier Acquerello

9.0

3 liters of Sassicaia.

3 liters of Sassicaia.

Sep 11th, 2013
Aaron Bryan

Amazing balance. Great wine.

Amazing balance. Great wine.

May 17th, 2013
Scott Kahn

Beautifully drinkable offering. Soft tannins with dried red fruits. Lacking floral notes.

Beautifully drinkable offering. Soft tannins with dried red fruits. Lacking floral notes.

Feb 26th, 2022