Masseto   Masseto

2006 Masseto

By Masseto

The 2006 Masseto from Masseto, Tuscany, Italy

An icon of Italian fine wine, the 2006 Masseto from Masseto transported even the most discerning palate on a hedonistic journey when it was first released. More than a decade later, this revered Merlot-heavy offering has aged with the grace of seasoned ballet dancer.


A vintage of distinction

Distinctly more fruited and powerful than its 2005 counterpart, this impressively structured vintage showcases its might through well-knit tannins and voluminous body. Captivating scents of dark cherry and spice preciously hold onto their intensity through each stage of the taste procession.

Maseto's meticulous seduction of the palate is amplified by the energy and precision that characterizes the 2006 Masseto – testament to an exceptional year in Tuscany where climatic conditions worked in perfect harmony close to harvest time.


An investment with aromatic returns

This paragon of Tuscan viticulture promises a plunge into Albanian leather and black truffles during its peak drinking period. It's truly a fine wine investment savouring patience as it gracefully transforms inside the bottle. The terroir's expression is imprinted indelibly on the tongue, with whispers of minerals that are characteristic of the Bolgheri subregion resonating through the tasting experience.

The 2006 Masseto from Masseto elegantly establishes itself as one of Italy's top-ranking fine wines demonstrating an effortless balance between varietal character and terroir singularity.


Echoes in a glass

To partake in a glass of 2006 Masseto from Masseto is not merely to enjoy an extraordinary fine wine from Italy but to enter into a dialogue with an unforgettable vintage. This dialogue evolves in both depth and nuance as the years go by, enriching the shared history between vine, vintner, and investor.

As annals of winemaking in Italy continue to be written, the 2006 Masseto remains a luminous chapter in that narrative – not merely for its grand character but for its enduring significance as a worthy ambassador of Italian wine craft and a sound choice for fine wine investment portfolios.

Current market price



Highest score


POP score


Vintage performance