TENUTA SAN GUIDO Guidalberto 2011 $49.
Bolgheri, Tuscany Italy
45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45 % Merlot, 10% Sangiovese.
The winery, Tenuta San Guido, makes Sassicaia ($200+) which is world renowned as one of Italy’s Bordeaux style Super Tuscans. Guidalberto is their second wine at much lower price point.
Antonio Galloni 93 rating says “Mocha, espresso, plums and cloves form a highly expressive mosaic of aromas and flavors…Wonderfully open and seductive…Silky tannins make the 2011 impossible to resist today. San Guido hit it out of the park with the 2011 Guidalberto.”