The Bolgheri DOC 'Cont'Ugo', Tenuta Guado al Tasso, by Antinori results from a careful selection of Merlot grapes vinified in steel and subsequently left to mature for about a year in barrique. It is a wine characterized by a more vertical setting than usual, with a slight acidic finish, and a harmonious and complex aroma.
Bolgheri DOC 'Cont'Ugo' by Antinori is made in the Guado al Tasso Estate is located in the small and prestigious DOC of Bolgheri, on the coast of Alta Maremma, about a hundred kilometers south-west of Florence, in the splendid plain surrounded by hills known as the "Bolgheri amphitheater". The careful selection of Merlot grapes vinified in steel and then left to mature for about a year in barrique create a wine characterized by a more vertical setting than usual, with a slight acidic finish, and a harmonious and complex aroma.
Bolgheri Rosso 'Il Bruciato', Tenuta Guado al Tasso, by Antinori is the younger brother of the Guado al Tasso, characterized by a modern and harmonious. It comes from the vineyards of the plant management is still focused on maximizing quality. Matured for at least 8 months in oak barrels and 4 months in the bottle: the result is a wine of great intensity and softness.
Bolgheri Rosso 'Le Volte dell'Ornellaia' by Tenuta Ornellaia, coming primarily from the Estate’s younger vineyards and made with the same passion and attention to detail as Ornellaia A blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc & Petit Verdot, Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia combines generosity and depth of flavour with an engaging and vibrant personality.
'Ruit Hora' by Caccia al Piano 1868 has been one of the most brilliant examples of Bolgheri for more than a decade. Harmonious and balanced, this red is capable of playing its cards on particularly elegant and graceful notes. This cuvee of 65% Merlot, 25% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot, 5% Syrah is vinified in steel, then aged in barrique for a period of 18 months followed by an aging of 6 months in the bottle. Ideal to accompany large meat preparations.
In Bolgheri Rosso DOC 'Stupore' by Campo alla Comete meet 4 different varieties of international vines, an absolutely excellent blend, symbol of the highest quality that can be found in the lands of Castagneto Carducci. Matured for 10 months between barriques and French oak tonneaux, an extremely pleasant Rosso comes out. Among the top of the denomination.
'Volpolo' by Podere Sapaio is a Bolgheri DOC and is made with from 70% cabernet sauvignon, 15% merlot and 15% petit verdot. Matured for 14 months in barrique and for the next 6 months in bottle. The name has a particular history: Volpolo derives from the name of an ancient Tuscan vine, the Volpola. Accompany well tasty land menus.
'Marianova' by Michele Satta is made as first experience of the second generation of Satta, a blend of equal parts of the best Syrah and Sangiovese grapes. From the Vignanova vineyard it is the first Bolgheri Superiore that does not have any Bordeaux grapes in the blend. Vinified in wooden barrels, fermentation in barriques aging for 18 months in 750 lt. amphorae. Only 600 bottles, a rarity
'Sapaio' by Podere Sapaio is an excellent Bolgheri Rosso Superiore with great evolutionary potential that acquires personality over time. The name derives from the name of an ancient Tuscan vine, the Sapaia. From Cabernet Sauvignon 70%, 20% Petit Verdot and 10% Cabernet Franc, it makes 18 months of barrique and 1 year of glass before being put on the market. Excellent with land menu.