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Bolgheri, Le Serre Nuove Dell'Ornellaia, 3,0 Liter Holzkiste, 2014, Toscana

Matured for 15 months in barriques.
Year 2014 - 3 liter - 13.5% ABV
€ 63,00 / 1 liter, prices incl. VAT plus shipping costs
Contains sulphites
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Article: 2014 Le Serre Nuove Dell'Ornellaia DOC Bolgheri Toscana
Country: Italy
Growing area: Toscana, Bolgheri
Category: Red wine, dry
Classification: Denominazione di Origine Controllata
Producer: Ornellaia
Grape variety: 50% Merlot, 34% Cabernet Sauvignon, 9% Cabernet Franc, 7% Petit Verdot
Description: Intensive ruby red in the glass. The fruity flavours of sour cherry and dark berries harmonize wonderfully with the firm, at the same time fine roasting nuances in the bouquet. At the palate the flavours of the nose continue, with supple texture of the tannin. By its structure a maturation is possibly. At the same time its fruity freshness and the gentle character makes it possible to enjoy the wine immediately.
Alcohol: 13.5%
Residual sugar: 0.5 g/l
Acid: 4.5 g/l
Drinking temperature: 16 °C It is recommended to decant the wine.
Drink recommendation: To braising dishes and dark meat.
Awards: James Suckling: 91 points

Vintage 2014: A warm, rainy winter, followed by a moderate, dry spring. The blossoms emerge here on time. The months of September and October brought sun and dryness - excellent weather conditions, for the maturation.

Cultivable area: The Tuscany is enclosed by mountains and by the sea, many different variants lie between this with the different terroirs, it is actually always warm and dry in summer. The best wines usually come from the south of the region nearby Gaiole.
The region Bolgheri with its 1205 hectares of vineyard is the most renowned coastal strip of the Tuscany.

Soil type: Various soil structures - from maritime sediments over marl, sand and loam to volcanically  characterized soil.

Producer Ornellaia:
Ornellaia  - the sonorous name of the legendary wine-growing estate. The reputation rushes ahead of its name. The collection unmistakably expresses its great terroir subtly. The wine production is based on a strict quality management which is converted by the star Winemaker Axel Heinz uncompromisingly.  

Allergens: Sulphites
Further details
Country of origin: Italy
Company: Ornellaia e Masseto Società Agricola S.r.l.
Address: Località Ornellaia 191 Bolgheri IT 57022 Castagneto Carducci - Livorno