1999 Ornellaia

- 750 ml
95
RP
Availability: Out of Stock
$275.00
Availability: Out of stock
Only 0 left
Product ID
18007-750-XX1
...This vivid, energetic wine emerges from the glass with a myriad of graphite, menthol, licorice, leather and dark fruit wrapped around a powerful core. The bouquet alone is worth the price of admission. Though not as opulent as the 1997, the 1999 offers exceptional length and a finessed, regal close. The 1999 Ornellaia is 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc. The wine spent 18 months in French oak (60% new) prior to being bottled. Anticipated maturity: 2009-2021.

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
More Information
Description ...This vivid, energetic wine emerges from the glass with a myriad of graphite, menthol, licorice, leather and dark fruit wrapped around a powerful core. The bouquet alone is worth the price of admission. Though not as opulent as the 1997, the 1999 offers exceptional length and a finessed, regal close. The 1999 Ornellaia is 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc. The wine spent 18 months in French oak (60% new) prior to being bottled. Anticipated maturity: 2009-2021.

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
Product ID 18007-750-XX1
Availability Available Soon
Vintage 1999
Format 750 ml
Color Red
Country Italy
Producer Ornellaia
Rating 95 RP
Region Tuscany
Type of Wine Super Tuscans/IGT
OWC No
Varietal Proprietary Blend
Write Your Own Review
Only registered users can write reviews. Please Sign in or create an account