T+L wine and spirits editor Bruce Schoenfeld shares his address book.

By Bruce Schoenfeld
May 12, 2009

Tua Rita

This hillside estate in Suvereto produces an inky Merlot calledRedigaffi that has a cult-like following. 81 Località Notri, Suvereto; 39-0565/829-237;

Tenuta Dell’ Ornellaia

The Cabernet-dominated Ornellaia has the big name,but the lush, all-Merlot Masseto is the collector’s prize. 191 Via Bolgherese, Bolgheri; 39-0565/71811;


These new-style Brunellos balance their heft with caressingfruit. Montalcino; 39-0577/848-261;

Tenuta San Guido

This pioneering Bolgheri estate makes Tuscany’s mostfamous wine, the Cabernet-based Sassicaia. Aged a decade, it can rival anytop Bordeaux. 27 Località Le Capanne, Bolgheri; 39-0565/762-003;