Ornellaia 2009, Doc Bolgheri Superiore

Red Blend Red Blend
Tuscany, Italy

$195.95 (722470)

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93 pts
8
November 24, 2012

Critic Reviews (8)

Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

Stunning as ever, the 2009 Ornellaia could very well be considered a legend in the making. Very dense ruby in colour,...

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Anthony Gismondi
Anthony Gismondi

Beautiful fragrant floral nose with minty, savoury, black cherry, cassis jam, liquorice and smoky olive aromas. The...

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Michael Godel
Michael Godel

More approachable than the unparalleled 1998. A silky smooth and velvety texture puts super-ripe fruit at the...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

Ornellaia is a modern merlot-based legend from the Tuscan coast of Bolgheri. This pours shockingly deep black-ruby....

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

Rich complexity, devastatingly lush fruit, incredibly spicy (perhaps a little too much so), char, earth, cool herbal...

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Rhys Pender, MW
Rhys Pender, MW

A very fruit driven wine without much recognizable Italian savour but lots of mixed brambly berries, plum, purple...

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Bill Zacharkiw
Bill Zacharkiw

This is very good. Has the ripe fruit, and just enough leather, liquorice and spice notes to give it some depth....

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Deep purple red-garnet. A distinctly ripe, even overripe vintage for Ornellaia's flagship wine here, with notable...

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