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1

What "Super Tuscans" are

100% Sangiovese?

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Ceparello
- (by Isola e Olena)

Le Pergole Torte
- (by Montevertine)

Fontalloro
- (by Felsina Berardenga)

Flaccianello
- (by Fontodi)

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What "Super Tuscans" are

100% of varietals other than Sangiovese?

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Paleo
- (by Le Macchiole)
- 100% Cabernet Franc

Masseto
- (by Ornellaia)
- 100% Merlot

Lamaione
- (by Castelgiocondo/Frescobaldi)
- 100% Merlot

Maestro Raro
- (by Felsina Berardenga)
- 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

Nemo
- (by Monsanto)
- 100% Cabernet Sauvignon

3

Who makes

Fontalloro?

Felsina Berardenga

100% Sangiovese

$100 - restaurant

First vintage: 1983

4

Who makes

Ghiaie della Furba?

Capezzana
(Contini Bonacossi)
great Carmignano producer

60% Cab Sauv
30% Merlot
10% Syrah

$100 - restaurant

First vintage: 1979

5

Who makes

Masseto?

Ornellaia

100% Merlot

First vintage: 1985

$800 - retail

 

  • MS ?: What is the region on the label: IGT Toscana; Ornellia is Bolgheri Superior DOC

6

Who makes

Sassacaia?

Tenuta San Guido

85% Cab Sauv, 
15% Cab Franc

DOC Bolgheri Sassicaia

$500 - restaurant

First vintage: 1968

7

Who makes

Balifico?

Volpaia

Sangiovese & Cab Sauv

$120 - restaurant

First vintage: 1985

8

Who makes

Solaia?

Antinori

75% Cab Sauv

$400 - restaurant

First vintage: 1978

9

Who makes

Nemo?

Monsanto

100% Cab Sauv

$90 - restaurant

First vintage: 1982

10

Who makes

il Blu?

Brancaia

50% Sangiovese
45% Merlot
5% Cab Sauv

$150 - restaurant

First vintage: 1988

11

Who makes

Giramonte?

Tenuta di Castiglione
(owned by Frescobaldi)

Merlot, and Sangiovese

$250 - restaurant

First vintage: 1999

12

Who makes

Guado al Tasso?

Antinori

50-65% Cab Sauv
30-40% Merlot

$170 - restaurant

First Vintage: 1990

13

Who makes

Le Stanze del Poliziano?

Poliziano!

70% Cab Sauv
30% Merlot

$100 - restaurant

First vintage: 1987

14

Who makes

Maestro Raro?

Felsina Berardenga

100% Cab Sauv

$100 - restaurant

First vintage: 1987

15

Who makes

Flaccianello?

Fontodi

100% Sangiovese

$160 - restaurant

First vintage: 1981

16

Who makes

Vigorello?

San Felice

Cab Sauv, Petite Verdot, Merlot

(although was 100% sangiovese originally)

$100 - restaurant

First vintage: 1968

17

Who makes

Tignanello?

Antinori

75-85% Sangiovese

$160 - restaurant

First Vintage: 1971

18

Who makes

Lamaione?

Castelgiocondo
(owned by Frescobaldi)

100% Merlot

$140 - restaurant

First vintage: 1981

19

Who makes

Paleo?

Le Macchiole

100% Cab Franc

$160 - restaurant

Great question for Service

20

Who makes

Summus?

Banfi

Cab Sauv, Sangiovese, Syrah

$100 - restaurant

First vintage: 1985

21

Who makes

Luce?

Luce della Vita
(owned by Frescobaldi)

Sangiovese, Merlot

$150 - restaurant

First vintage: 1993

Note:
originally a partnership between Modavi & Frescobaldi

22

Who makes

Le Pergole Torte?

Montevertine

100% Sangioveto
(sangiovese synonym)

$200 - restaurant

First vintage: 1977

23

Who makes

Camartina?

Querciabella

70% Cab Sauv
30% Sangiovese

First vintage: 1981

24

Who makes

Mormoreto?

Nippozano
(owned by Frescobaldi)

Cab Sauv, Cab Franc, Petite Verdot

$120 - restaurant

First vintage: 1983

25

Who makes

Cepparello?

Isole e Olena

100% Sangiovese

$140 - restaurant

First vintage: 1980

26

Who makes

Ornellaia?

Ornellaia!

Cab Sauv, Cab Franc,
Merlot, Petite Verdot

$400 - restaurant

First vintage: 1984

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