Toscana Vigorello 2018
35% Pugnitello, 30% Merlot, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Petit Verdot
Still marked by vanilla and new oak, but this has loads of blackberry, black cherry and plum fruit. It’s rich without overextraction, boasting dense tannins, superb balance and a long finish. Pugnitello, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Petit Verdot. To be released in 2022 for Vigorello’s 50th anniversary. —San Felice Vigorello Non-blind Retrospective (April 2021). Drink now through 2050. 3,333 cases made, 500 cases imported.
San Felice is a historic Producer in Chianti Classico, Montalcino and Bolgheri. Worldwide famous for Vigorello, the first Supertuscan born in 1968 in Chianti Classico, Il Grigio and Poggio Rosso Gran Selezione, and Campogiovanni Brunello di Montalcino. San Felice’s identity is defined by its terroir and the fine expression of Sangiovese combined with an innovative research on indigenous varietals.