Guado al Tasso Bolgheri DOC Superiore

Marchesi Antinori - 2016
Wine type: 
Wine aromas: 
Red fruits
Food matching: 
198,00 €
3294,00 €
6588,00 €
!6 bottles available for fast delivery
Hurry up, only a few bottles left for fast delivery. Need more, expect a 7 to 10 days delivery
Buy now


Product code: 
Complete name: 
Guado al Tasso Bolgheri DOC Superiore
Alcohol %: 
14.5 % vol.
Vintage year: 
Food matching: 
Bottle size: 
Serving temperature: 
18-20 °C
Wine aromas: 


Guado al Tasso, the prestigious iconic wine of this estate, is a perfect expression of the structure, complexity and elegance of Bolgheri wines. Made with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot, it is aged for 14 months in new barriques of French oak, and then for 10 months in the bottle. The Merlot gave Guado al Tasso a tasty sweetness, depth and the intense aroma of dark fruit. The Cabernet Sauvignon imbued it with extraordinary richness, bringing with it more dark fruit aromas mixed in with liquorice, but nothing vegetable. The Cabernet Franc gave it great harmony and balance, mellowing out the high concentrations of tannins of the preceding grapes, and the small amount of Petit Verdot added a spicy flair that helped to complete the bouquet. It’s a concentrated wine of great class and elegance, and it will age beautifully.
The grapes for Guado al Tasso were sorted on two different occasions, first immediately after picking and then after destemming operations, in order to guarantee that only completely ripe berries went to the fermentation tanks. As in every harvest, the individual vineyards were sub-divided into a series of small parcels which were picked separately on the basis of their ripeness levels, distinguishing them by the characteristics of the grapes and fermenting them parcel by parcel. The fermentation took place in stainless steel tanks, and the period of skin contact lasted from 15 to 20 days. After being run off its skins, the wine went directly into small oak barrels where it was put through a complete malolactic fermentation. The various lots of wine, after a year of aging in new French oak barrels, were blended together and the wine then put back into barrel for the final six month phase of aging before bottling.


Guado al Tasso is a structured wine with crisp, savory finish and a balanced and complex fragrance. The nose shows notes of cherries under spirits, tobacco, candied oranges, and spices. The palate is vibrant, supple, and persistent with a spicy finish and aftertaste. In this vintage it was decided to use a larger percentage of Merlot and to eliminate the Petit Verdot, giving a final wine which differs from previous years.


This Tuscan red combines perfectly with red meats, game, stuffed roasted with spicy and braised pasta, seasoned cheese.

Chosen for you

Peàn Bolgheri Rosso DOC

Peàn Bolgheri R...



  • 23,00 €

Rocca di Frassinello Maremma Toscana DOC

Rocca di Frassi...

Rocca di Frassinello

Rocca di Frassi...

  • 43,50 €

Botrosecco Le Mortelle

Botrosecco Le M...

Marchesi Antinori

Marchesi Antino...

  • 13,50 €

Tâm Bolgheri DOC Superiore

Tâm Bolgheri DO...



  • 35,00 €


Marchesi Antinori

The Antinori family has been involved in the production of wine for over six centuries, ever since, in 1385, Giovanni di Piero Antinori entered as a member, the “Arte Fiorentina”, the Winemakers’ Guild of the city of Florence. During this entire long period, thorough twenty six generations, the family has always directly managed this work with courageous and, at times, innovative decisions, but always maintaining, unaltered, a fundamental respect for tradition and for the territory in which they have operated.

Go to the winery page


  • 5
    AlessandroValerio187623's picture
  • 4
    Beniamino158914's picture
  • 5
    leonardofavella150168's picture
  • 4
    Sabrina43767's picture
Did you tasted this wine?

How we work

Quality wines: the care and careful selection of wine

Wine quality is in the vineyard. Carefully selecting the best Italian wines, starting from an accurate choice of the wine makers that have been able to create a quality product with their passion and hard work, we are able to provide you an excellent wine. We rely tasting on excellent noses and palates, whose only goal is to look for the that details and shades which make unique every single bottle of wine. A wine selected by Vinitaly Wine Club is expression of the Italian wine excellence.

Correct storage is important

We transfer quickly the bottles of wine from the wine producers directly to our warehouse, where we keep them under controlled termperature and optimum humidity level, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. This microclimate ensures wine quality and integrity, not to disperse the exquisite flavours, as the result of years of study and dedication of all our single supplier.

Shipping fast and safe

We deliver your purchases promptly by courier, normally within 24 / 48h throughout Italy, from receipt of payment. Our logistic partner has hundreds of branches across Europe and in the world (not all countries), with delivery times vary according to the foreign country of destination, managing every single pack with care and speed, in total security with certified packaging, optimal to keep intact the product during the trip. Will arrive at your home before you know it!

Buy your wine online from home

You can buy our wine shop online 24 hours on 24, 7 days out of 7, from home, in an easy, fast and secure. Select your wine, goes to checkout and pay in a few clicks. The rest to us! Buying online has never been easier!

Payment quickly and safely

It 'easy to buy on Vinitaly Wine Club. You can pay in 4 different ways. You can settle orders with all major credit cards and prepaid cards. If you have a PayPal account, you can pay directly through your account. If you are not the type of credit card, pay well by bank transfer from your internet banking or from your branch. We also accept COD (cash on delivery) ... what more do you want?

Prices ethical, clear and transparent

We do not sell simple wine, but wine quality. By purchasing directly from our selected producers, follow their instructions for the optimal preservation of all the bottles. That's why we fix the prices in an ethical manner, giving value to the product that we sell. In addition, the prices are clear and transparent: include taxes, fees for payments by credit card and shipping throughout Italy, in Europe and in the world (not all countries). We do not ask anything else at the time of payment. And the customer service is included in the price!

We are always at your disposal

Doubts or questions? Call our toll free number 800.97.41.21 or write us by filling out the form on the Contact section and we will respond, true and passionate people, who want to offer the best service to guide you in your purchase, exploring the world of Italian wine. We answer your calls during the opening hours of the offices (8:30 to 12:30 / 14:00 to 18:00) and we are always available by e-mail. Do not hesitate to contact us!

Minimum made, maximum satisfaction

We take care to select for you the best wine, to pack it and ship it carefully, you do not just have the satisfaction to uncork and enjoy! If you own corked, then rimandacelo back and we provide to send back your new bottles. Always ask for the maximum. We will do everything so that you are always satisfied.