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Sunday 4 December 2016 loc: US

Super Tuscan

Introducing Under the Tuscan Sky

The drinks business Hong Kong’s upcoming masterclasses in January 2017 will shine a light on Tuscany’s most famous wine export: Super Tuscans as well as introducing special guest, the Marchese Leonardo Frescobaldi.

Thursday, December 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Tua Rita to release ‘icon’ Redigaffi for £900

Tuscan wine estate Tua Rita is to launch a limited-release, £900 “icon” wine under it’s prized Redigaffi brand to celebrate 20 years of the label.

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Ornellaia unveils 2014 ‘second wine’

Italy’s Ornellaia has launched the 2014 vintage of its second wine Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia – the support act to its Super Tuscan Bordeaux-style Ornellaia Bolgheri DOC Superiore.

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Masseto 2013 prepares to hit the market

The 2013 vintage of Masseto, soon to be released, was one of the latest harvests on record but one that was particularly favourable for Merlot.

Thursday, October 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Ornellaia begins ‘great’ 2016 harvest

Italian producer Ornellaia has begun harvesting in one of its earliest harvests in recent years but one on a par with the 2001 or 2006 it claims.

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine: Masseto makes progress

Masseto may be riding high at the moment but just how sustainable is its current position in the market – especially as Bordeaux begin to recover?

Thursday, May 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Second Ornellaia tranche to be auctioned in London

The second tranche of wines from Super Tuscan Ornellaia’s ‘Archivio Storico’ ex-cellar releases are to be auctioned in London this month.

Monday, March 7th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Father of Italian Wine’ Giacomo Tachis dies

The ‘father of Italian wine’, Giacomo Tachis – the oenologist who introduced the Super Tuscan to the world – has died in Italy at the age of 82.

Monday, February 8th, 2016 No Comments »

2013 Sassicaia released

The “extraordinarily elegant” 2013 vintage of Sassicaia from Tenuta San Guido has been released.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

First ex-cellar Ornellaia at Sotheby’s sale

The first wines from Ornellaia’s Archivio Storico project will go on sale next month at Sotheby’s New York auction.

Friday, January 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

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