Super Tuscan

    rating george clooney’s wedding wine

    … dinner party the owner of Da Ivo, one of GC’s go-to resto’s, gave him a magnum of Sassicaia, known as one of the best Super Tuscans out there. However, he gave them the 2010 vintage (which goes for about $450). That’s like wearing a Zac Posen dress before it’s properly sewn together. A hearty red blend of Cab and Sangiovese shouldn’t be drunk for about…

    1 readers - By grapefriend

    Sensi Mantello 2009 Sangiovese- Shiraz, Tuscany

    …This unique wine was sampled during a visit to the home of tasting team members Jazz Man and Wine Chick. It’s a rebellious wine for those who are seeking adventure. During our tasting we enjoyed a rosé from Pays d’Oc in France, a red wine from Moldova, a great Malbec from Argentina – but everyone was looking forward to this vino. Sensi is one…

    6 readers - By Toledo Wines and Vines

    Tortarossa Another Great Super Tuscan With Rich Flavors

    … in the other hand. Tortarossa means red cake, and this wine is as pleasing as any red velvet cake I’ve ever had. Tortarossa Red Cake. It is a beautiful deep red in the glass, with dark fruit aromas. The flavors are rich and deep, with black raspberry and red currant predominant. It is fruit-forward without being overripe. It finishes with a nice balance…

    5 readers - By BottleReport.com

    Caiarossa: Under The Tuscan Sun

    …Caiarossa Picture Credit: Caiarossa Estate Nestled on the Tuscan coast in the Val di Cecina, Caiarossa sits as a nexus of natural beauty encompassed by its vineyards. The estate produces four wines: two reds, a dry white and a late harvest white. I recently had the chance to taste the reds, and was impressed by their quality, and complexity…

    5 readers - By Cuvée Corner Wine Blog

    Bolgheri

    …Bolgheri Serdar Kahraman May 8, 2014 @sommblog Bolgheri – cradle of Italian wine culture, unique terroir, whose fame is based on the great wines of the world of international varieties. Phenomenon of Italian winemaking in the 1970`s was called Super Tuscan wines. Super Tuscan wines referred to wines produced in Tuscany, but not in accordance…

    4 readers - By Sommblog