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46 Ratings
Tenuta dell'Ornellaia Masseto Toscana IGT

Wine Details

Vineyard

Ornellaia

Varietal

Merlot

Style

Red

Region

ToscanaTuscanyItaly

Wine Description

(2003 Vintage) Wine Spectator Review Subtle aromas of currant, coffee and blackberry, yet rather coarse on the palate just now. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, long finish. Needs some time to mellow. Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Petit Verdot. To be released spring 2007. Best after 2009. Wine Tasting Notes Ornellaia is a wine that shows the great ripeness of the vintage through its abundant ripe fruit flavors, scents of exotic spices and a rich and generous texture. The important read more...Wine Spectator Review Subtle aromas of currant, coffee and blackberry, yet rather coarse on the palate just now. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, long finish. Needs some time to mellow. Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Petit Verdot. To be released spring 2007. Best after 2009. Wine Tasting Notes Ornellaia is a wine that shows the great ripeness of the vintage through its abundant ripe fruit flavors, scents of exotic spices and a rich and generous texture. The important proportion of Cabernet franc and Petit Verdot add complex aromatics and freshness, producing a wine of great harmony and balance. (hide)

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (2001 Vintage)
  • Wine Spectator
    (1991 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 02/28/95