Ornellaia 1997

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A wine that does everything right and puts it in beautiful balance. Full-bodied, yet reserved, silky and elegant, with wonderful fruit and friendly tannins. Best after 2012.-J.S. Wine Spectator. A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2007 Ornellaia, Tenuta dell' Ornellaia 750ml

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Tenuta dell'Ornellaia:
Production dictated by the nature of the vintage, hand-harvesting only when the grapes are fully ripe, the grapes of the individual vineyards fermented separately, in the respect of a unique and precious terroir. These are just a few of the choices made by Ornellaia, following a philosophy that aims for quality from the beginning. Thanks to the women and men who throw their hearts, heads and so... Read more
Production dictated by the nature of the vintage, hand-harvesting only when the grapes are fully ripe, the grapes of the individual vineyards fermented separately, in the respect of a unique and precious terroir. These are just a few of the choices made by Ornellaia, following a philosophy that aims for quality from the beginning. Thanks to the women and men who throw their hearts, heads and souls into their work year round. The results can be seen, but are even more evident in the glass... Read less

External Reviews for Ornellaia

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Vintage: 2007 09/14/2010

A wine that does everything right and puts it in beautiful balance. Full-bodied, yet reserved, silky and elegant, with wonderful fruit and friendly tannins. Best after 2012.-J.S. Wine Spectator. A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2007 Ornellaia, Tenuta dell' Ornellaia 750ml


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Vintage: 2007 03/26/2010

A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2007 Ornellaia, Tenuta dell' Ornellaia 750ml


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Vintage: 2007 05/30/2010

A rich Tuscan red that will benefit from cellar aging. Full of cassis fruits, cedar and smoky spices.


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Vintage: 2007 05/12/2010

Ornellaia Bolgheri DOC Superiore is the Estate's flagship wine which embodies the quality philosophy of the Estate. Resulting from a very rigorous selection, the wine is a remarkable cuvee of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot. A perfectly balanced expression of the relationship between land, vine and man.


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Vintage: 2001 02/08/2012

The super-finessed 2001 Ornellaia (65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc) opens with a deeply expressive nose. It is a concentrated, full-bodied effort. The appearance of tobacco and licorice suggest that this wine is entering the ... Robert Parkers Wine Advocate. A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2001 Ornellaia, Tenuta dell Ornellaia 750ml


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Vintage: 2001 02/20/2011

A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 2001 Ornellaia, Tenuta dell' Le Serre Nuove 750ml


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Vintage: 1994 06/25/2011

Medium red. Reticent nose hints at smoke, truffle and earth. Has a sweetness of fruit but also a dusty dryness, with somewhat elevated acids. Finishes dusty and a bit short. The weakest wine to this point in the tasting. 86 points Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Proprietary Blend wine from Tuscany in Italy. 1994 Ornellaia, Tenuta dell' Ornellaia 750ml




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