Fans of "Super Tuscan" wines take note, this Ornello by Rocca di Frassinello in Tuscany really delivers the goods. The blend of Sangiovese along with Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah offers a richer, more full bodied wine that just oozes with Tuscan character like notes of tobacco, wild brush and great Italian earth notes.
92 POINTS, Wine Spectator. "Graphite, iron, wild rosemary, sage and plum aromas pick up a boysenberry flavor as this finishes with spice elements. Though smooth, this is well-structured and long on the finish. Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Syrah."
96 POINTS, Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate. "There is a symphony of dark fruit with black cherry, plum, spice and sweet tobacco. I am particularly attracted by a distant hint of medicinal or menthol herb that I also discovered in...
Awesome Tuscan value! Think mini Super Tuscan with a richness that is balanced by earthy, elegant, fresh red fruit and spice. A lot of wine for the money here. Pair with with a meat-lovers pizza for pure joy!
94 POINTS, The Wine Advocate. "The wine's bouquet reveals classic Brunello characteristics of wild berry, forest floor, pressed rose petal, crushed stone and spice. You also get those typical balsam and herbal tones that are so specific to Montalcino. In...