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Saturday 6 February 2016

Super Tuscan

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 »

’59 Mouton to headline London sale

Magnums of 1959 Mouton Rothschild and an ex-cellar consignment of 1995 Ornellaia will lead Sotheby’s next London sale this month.

Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 No Comments »

Ornellaia feeds collector demand

Ornellaia has reported a growing appetite for collecting wine as the Super Tuscan unveiled Swiss artist John Armleder as the latest collaborator in its “Vendemmia d’Artista” series.

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 No Comments »

New arrival seeks Super Tuscan status

A recently established Italian producer is positioning itself as a new addition to the region’s prestigious Super Tuscan movement.

Thursday, September 18th, 2014 1 Comment »

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