Michele Satta is one of the most respected names in Bolgheri having been instrumental in the founding of the DOC more than 20 years ago. The wines are win consistent praise and partner Sangiovese with Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot.
Ornellaia is one of the most famous wine estates in the world. Home to one of a handful of prestigious Bordeaux blends on the Tuscan coast, Ornellaia is one of the benchmark red wines of Italy’s fine wine movement.
Tenuta Sette Cieli is an impressive estate on the edge of Bolgheri known for the use of international varieties such as Malbec and Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. The wines are organic and fermented using indigenous yeasts. These wines are going to win plenty of acclaim and this is a winery worth keeping an eye on.