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Tassinaia

Tassinaia is a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Sangiovese and Merlot. This big, structure wine has blackberry, blackcurrant, herb and tar aromas with tobacco, cedar, and vanilla notes before dense, rich and round plum and cherry on the palate. Soft tannins broaden out in the mouth in a long finish.

 Producer Castello del Terriccio
 Region Toscana
 Country Italy
 Varietals MerlotCabernet Sauvignon
 Alcohol 14.0% alc/vol
 Vintage 2007

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About the Producer

Castello del Terriccio
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Castello del Terriccio

Castellina Marittima, Pisa, Italy Castellina Marittima, Pisa, Italy

The vineyards Cultivation of vines in this area dates originally back to the Etruscans, after which it was abandoned and then begun again. At the end of the 1980s a new phase of viticulture started, with the aim of fully exploiting the potential of the land for production of vines.  Today vines are...

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