Tenuta San Guido

Le Difese Toscana Cabernet Sauvignon Sangiovese

9.098 ratings
8.911 pro ratings
Tuscany, Italy
Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese
Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pasta, Venison, Tomato-Based, Potato, Pork, Chocolate & Caramel, White Rice, Mushrooms, Beef, Lamb, Chili & Hot Spicy, Manchego & Parmesan, Exotic Spices, Baking Spices, Herbs, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Pungent Cheese, Chicken, Salami & Prosciutto, Soft Cheese, Duck, Turkey
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Tim Major

A new favorite

A new favorite

1 person found it helpfulJan 18th, 2015
Sean Calder

Blogger Vinifico! The Original Vancouver Wine Blog

9.5

2011 Tenuta San Guido Le Difese Toscana IGT - Earthy, cherry, tannic, savoury, deep and really tasty stuff.

2011 Tenuta San Guido Le Difese Toscana IGT - Earthy, cherry, tannic, savoury, deep and really tasty stuff.

1 person found it helpfulFeb 6th, 2014
Sheri Pattillo

Consulting Sommelier Texas Hill Country

9.0

Blackberry, dried black cherry, smoke, tobacco, eucalyptus and hint of herbaceousness.

Blackberry, dried black cherry, smoke, tobacco, eucalyptus and hint of herbaceousness.

Jul 22nd, 2015
Peter Plaehn

Lazy Friday between study sessions with a wine from the Sassicaia team. #firstworldproblems

Lazy Friday between study sessions with a wine from the Sassicaia team. #firstworldproblems

Mar 14th, 2015
David Gluzman

Last one!

Last one!

May 19th, 2014
Erich Broksas

Early Mountain Vineyards

9.3

Friend brought this back from Italy today. Fresh off the "boat"

Friend brought this back from Italy today. Fresh off the "boat"

Feb 15th, 2014
Dario Tolone

surprise. just good drunking!

surprise. just good drunking!

Dec 6th, 2015
Tammy Robert

Fully body. Smooth

Fully body. Smooth

Oct 10th, 2015
Nancy Kubecka

Dry, smooth, hints of cherry. Hoping it will go well with our lamb dish!

Dry, smooth, hints of cherry. Hoping it will go well with our lamb dish!

Aug 16th, 2015
Dinesh Awatramani

From Meritage to Super Tuscan Magnum. Takes a long time time to open up, at least an hour. But when it does it makes a statementšŸ‘

From Meritage to Super Tuscan Magnum. Takes a long time time to open up, at least an hour. But when it does it makes a statementšŸ‘

Jul 3rd, 2015