Tenuta Il Borro, estate in the Val d’Arno di Sopra DOC region in Arezzo province in eastern Tuscany.

Red wines

Toscana Rosso, Il Borro2001 MLF in barrel. Allier for 12 months. Smooth tannin again, juicy fruit, well made, soft and clean and elegant at Il Borro on 10 March 2005. €32. | 2002 50% Merlot, 40% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Syrah & Petit Verdot. MLF in barrel. Nice clean fruit, wild berries and black fruit and not too much oak or extraction at Il Borro on 10 March 2005. | 2009 55% Merlot, 35% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Syrah. £30-59.99. Bright oak which has settled over cherry trifle fruit, not shouty, smooth minor key fruit, the oak is well-handled. 16 Points. Bronze at DWWA 2nd May 2013.

Toscana Rosso, Il Borro Pian di Nova | Named after a podere on the estate. | 2002 75% Syrah, 25% Sangiovese. €14. Allier oak. Crisp red fruit, fresh berries at Il Borro on 10 March 2005.

Toscana Rosso, Il Borro Polissena | Named after the eponymous vineyard. | 2002 Sangiovese. Juicy black berry fruit, very at Il Borro on 10 March 2005.


Tenuta il Borro (AR = Arezzo), Italy