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Wednesday 31 August 2016 loc: GB

Super Tuscan

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 »

Fine wine predictions for 2016

We run through a few predictions for the fine wine market in 2016, from more Champagne releases to the rise of California and Piedmont.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 2 Comments »

Heinz: Masseto has ‘come into its own’

Staying faithful to its core markets has enabled Ornellaia to build up its portfolio in Asia and pave the way for its single-vineyard icon, Masseto, its winemaker has said.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Ornellaia paves the way for white Super Tuscan

Tuscany’s Ornellaia, known for producing some of Italy’s most collectible reds, has released its first serious white wine in an effort to explore the potential of white varieties in Bolgheri.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

Guado al Tasso: a story of self-confidence

Reviewing 25 years of Guado al Tasso, estate manager Renzo Cotarella explains how the success of Cabernet Franc in Bolgheri helped to move away from an early Australian-inspired style.

Friday, May 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Ornellaia celebrates the arts

A collection of special edition Ornellaia raised €202,700 for charity in an auction held in Switzerland last week.

Monday, April 27th, 2015 No Comments »

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