|Blanchards Wine & Spirits Marshfield||USD 174.99 $174.99 750ml|
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External Reviews for Sassacaia
Deep ruby. Absolutely ethereal nose offers intense yet refined aromas of ripe red cherry smoke leather and black truffle with a pretty mineral element nuance and clarity. Velvety-smooth ripe and rich on entry then awash with mid-palate flavors of red cherry smoky red plum cassis spices bay leaf roasted coffee bean and dark chocolate. Bright acids and silky-smooth tannins give this extraordinary wine extra lift and precision. Compared to recent vintages this is a far richer and plumper
A wine with beautiful aromas of currants and light chocolate with hints of sweet tobacco. It s full-bodied and very refined with integrated tannins. It still needs time to give its full potential but it s a beautiful wine with excellent length and class. Drink or hold. James Suckling.
The 2004 Sassicaia is a lovely understated effort. Medium in body it presents nuanced layers of sweet dark fruit licorice menthol and toasted oak that gradually open onto a finely-knit frame of notable length. Today it appears to be quite reticent and still holding back much of its potential. Both bottles I sampled showed less vibrancy and freshness in both color and flavors than the other top 2004s I tasted alongside it suggesting that the wine is still suffering from bottle shock. Anticip
Deep ruby. Absolutely ethereal nose offers intense yet refined aromas of ripe red cherry, smoke, leather and black truffle, with a pretty mineral element nuance and clarity. Velvety-smooth, ripe and rich on entry, then awash with mid-palate flavors o... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2004 San Guido Sassicaia 750ml