Sassicaia Bolgheri Sassicaia DOC: 85% Cabernet Sauvignon and 15% Cabernet Franc. Aged in new French oak for two years. 18,000 case production. Inaugural commercial vintage 1968
This is the wine that made the Super Tuscan style famous. A wine that is modeled after Bordeaux in both the grape varieties, led by Cabernet Sauvignon, and in the gravel soils that made much of Bordeaux famous. It is the only estate in Italy to have it’s own DOC status.