The 2004 vintage of this wine was ranked #4 on the Wine Spectator's Top 10 Wines of 2007
The original Super Tuscan, Tignanello is produced exclusively from a 116-acrevineyard site at Antinori's Tignanello Estate.
Blend: 80% Sangiovese, 15% Cabernet Sauvignon, 5% Cabernet Franc.
The 2007 Tignanello is intense ruby redin color with primary aromas of concentrated,ripe fruit and spice, which give way to mildernotes of vanilla and toast. Generous, richlytextured and intense on the palate, this winepossesses a complex structure and long persistentflavors with hints of chocolate, huckleberriesand black plums on the finish.The well-managed tannin blends perfectlywith the oak, for a complex and elegant wine.