OG Super Tuscan Producer: 2019 Tenuta San Guido Le Difese Tuscan IGT
If you're a devoted fan of Super Tuscan wines but cringe at the thought of shelling out a small fortune, let me introduce you to your new wine crush: the 2019 Tenuta San Guido Le Difese Tuscan IGT!Straight from the prestigious Tenuta San Guido, this gem is the third wine from this Italian powerhouse.
Yes, you got that right! This fantastic Tuscan find comes from thesame estate that creates the iconic Sassicaia, aka the original Super Tuscan! Sassicaia can often set you back a hefty $300+. But Le Difese, crafted with the same love, care, and expertise, is available today forunder $35!
With 55% Cabernet Sauvignon and 45% Sangiovese, Le Difese will dance on your palate with aromas of cassis, black tea, and wild herbs. The polished tannins and fresh acidity ensure a harmonious performance that will leave you craving for more. This is a fun, approachable and amazing value wine.