112 Ratings
Tenuta Dell'Ornellaia Le Serre Nuove
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Winemaker's Notes

(From 2012 Vintage) A deep ruby red. A very crisp, clean-edged bouquet features emphatic notes of wild berry fruit and sweet violets, with underlying hints of pungent spice and roast espresso bean. The palate is full-volumed with a good weight, yet at the same time displaying elegance and pedigree, with a velvet-smooth, glossy texture and up-front fruit. A lovely vein of acidity propels a near-endless finish, held taut and true by an exceptional charge of tannins, bringing the wine to a close on an intensely refreshing note.

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    Frutta rossa e viola, sapore pieno con lungo finale.

    over 4 years
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    ornellaia's younger brother

    about 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (From 2009 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 08/20/2011
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 91/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 152 on Apr-04
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 89/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/31/02
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine
  • Antonio Galloni
    (From 2006 Vintage) "The 2006 Le Serre Nuove, the estate's second wine from Ornellaia, will challenge many of the top bottlings in this vintage for years to come. The 2006 is a rich, sumptuous wine bursting with ripe dark fruit, smoke, tobacco, grilled herbs, new leather, minerals and tar. The wine possesses superb density and explosive, utterly irresistible personality. At roughly one-third the price of its big sibling Ornellaia, the 2006 Le Serre Nuove is a must-purchase wine. Anticipated maturity: 2012-2022."