The producer of Sassicaia, the renowned super Tuscan red, is branching out to Sardinia, with the $1.5 million purchase of a 74-acre property in the southwest corner of the Italian island. Nicolò Incisa della Rocchetta, who owns Tenuta San Guido in Bolgheri, plans to invest $4 million in Sardinia and create a 250-acre estate that will be able to produce 15,000 cases of wine.
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