2006 Antinori Guado al Tasso

2006 Antinori Guado al Tasso


The top wine from the Guado al Tasso estate in Bolgheri. Piero Antinori has always been involved in the famous wines of this area and has had his own top wine since the early 90s: Guado al Tasso. A Bordeaux blend that has been crowning the neighbors (Sassicaia and Ornellaia) as the top wine of the area in recent years. Matured for 12 years in the cellars of Antinori, now perfectly drunk and store for another 5-7 years.

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2006 Antinori Guado al Tasso.

The 2006 Guado al Tasso is characterized by a rich and complex bouquet with notes of tobacco, toasted coffee, and leather which fuse with the aromas of ripe berry fruit. The palate is a vibrant one, with both tannins and freshness well present to give savor and persistence. The finish and aftertaste are spicy and fruity, complete and fragrant. It is a vintage which a very important aging potential.


The 2006 vintage was characterized by a winter of average coldness and a spring whose weather was mild and dry. The bud break, along with the flowering, as a consequence, was earlier than the preceding vintage. The first part of saw a significant rise in temperatures, which then came back into balance from the second half of August on, allowing the grapes to achieve a perfect state of ripeness.


James Suckling:97/100

Size: 750ml
: Italy Toscana IGT
Year: 2000
Grape: 80% Sangiovese, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Cabernet Franc
Lagering: Oak barrels
Temperature: 18 ° C
Storage potential:
Drunk and can be stored for another 25-30+ years after the harvest year.
Wine & Food Delicious after dinner or with red meat, game, quail and ripe cheeses.
Cork: closure
Taste: Intensely fruity and complex.
Alcohol: 13,5%

Additional information


750ml, 1.5l, 3l


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