HDH Wine

2016 Le Volte, Tenuta dell'Ornellaia

Tuscany

PRICE:
$360.00 per Case of Bottles

SIZE:
750ml

AVAILABLE:
1 case of Bottles

 

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TASTING NOTES

"Black currant, blackberry and mint aromas and flavors mark this firm, linear red. Fruity yet savory, ending with a dense, wide swath of dusty tannins. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Sangiovese. Best from 2021 through 2030. 9,000 cases imported." Wine Spectator
(WS, 07/31/2018)

Rating: 92
Drink from: 2021-2030


"Blackberries and blueberries with hints of licorice and hazelnuts following through to a medium body with firm and silky tannins. A delicious finish. Juicy and savory. Drink now." JamesSuckling.com
(JS, 09/11/2018)

Rating: 92
Drink from: 2018


"You get excellent value with the entry-level 2016 Le Volte dell'Ornellaia. This vintage radiates freshness and sheer energy, thanks to the excellent material available in this classic vintage. The base of the wine is Merlot, but the winemaking team at Ornellaia sources fruit far and wide along the Tuscan coast to locate the Sangiovese and the Cabernet Sauvignon that completes the blend. The wine opens to a rich, dark appearance and offers succulent fruit tones of blackberry, blackcurrant and lingering spice. You also get that characteristic freshness that comes from the Sangiovese." Monica Larner, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate Interim Issue
(WA, 09/06/2018)

Rating: 91
Drink from: 2018-2022


"Inviting chalky cassis nose perfumed with oak. Supple red fruit palate with grainy tannic bite on the finish. Rather pretty." Walter Speller, JancisRobinson.com
(JR, 03/06/2018)

Rating: 17
Drink from: 2018-2024


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