Terre a Mano Carmignano 2018 Tuscany
Carmignano is the original Super Tuscan appellation and was a beloved country retreat of the famed Medici family of Florence. Recognised in 1716 by Cosimo III, Grand Duke of Tuscany, the wines must contain majority Sangiovese, partnered by Canaiolo Nero and Cabernet Sauvignon. This is deep, rich wine carrying the characteristic structure of Tuscan Sangiovese alongside the dried mint of Cabernet and meaty and balsamic hints from oak ageing. More importantly, have you seen the price of Sassicaia lately?