Le Difese is produced by Tenuta San Guido, who are famed for their flagship wine, Sassicaia. Like Sassicaia. Located on the Western Coast of Tuscany in Bolgheri and grown on gravel soils similar to the soil of Bordeaux, Le Difese consists of predominantly Cabernet Sauvignon, like the flagship Sassicaia and is considered a ‘baby Sassicaia’.
“Very aromatic and bright with strawberry, cherry and currant character. Hints of oranges. Full-bodied, linear and tight, showing ultra-fine tannins. Potential here.” 93 points, James Suckling