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1999 Ornellaia

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1999 Ornellaia from Tenuta dell’Ornellaia, Bolgheri Superiore, Italy

A crowning glory of Tuscan sophistication, the 1999 Ornellaia from Tenuta dell’Ornellaia is a refined specimen that elegantly encapsulates the exceptional climatic and viticultural conditions of this storied year. Featuring an exquisite blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot, this iconic vintage skillfully illustrates the rich heritage of one of Italy's most revered producers.


One Vintage Stands Apart

The 1999 Ornellaia reflects the grace and grandeur of an exceptional season. A temperate summer allowed for slow, steady ripening – crafting grapes with saturated, concentrated flavors. The yield was less than some years but the quality was incomparably superb – yielding a wine with harmonious proportions and a glorious depth that sets this vintage apart.


The Liquid Gold of Bolgheri

With its emblematic blend, this captivating fine wine from Italy offers profound layers of complexity and sophistication. In the nose it combines luscious dark fruit enriched by spicy notes, leading to a full-bodied palate layered with ripe fruit, touched by hints of cocoa and undertones of velvety smoke. Its robust character is partnered with an elegant fragility that effortlessly enshrines the climatic idiosyncrasies of 1999.


An Unparalleled Investment Opportunity

The 1999 Ornellaia stands as a testament to Tenuta dell’Ornellaia's dedication to producing wines that reflect the unique terroir and optimal climatic conditions found in their Bolgheri Superiore vineyards. It has become not only a crown jewel among Italian wines but also presents a substantial investment opportunity for the discerning connoisseur.

Crafted primarily for longevity, this incredible expression of a storied year in Italian viticulture is an excellent addition to any investment portfolio. It’s an asset that promises an elegant degustation experience, while offering potential financial rewards. Indeed, it is the rightful jewel of any collection of fine wines from Italy.

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