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."
93 POINTS, Wine Spectator. "A firm, elegant and well-defined style, boasting cherry, currant, licorice, leather and spice flavors. Concentrated and long, with a robust, dense finish."
94 POINTS, James Suckling, formally of Wine Spectator. "A wealth of fruit yet remains fresh and vivid with blueberry and black cherry character. Some bark and dried earth. Full body, integrated tannins and a flavorful finish. Drink or hold." 93...
98 POINTS, James Suckling formally of Wine Spectator. "A vivid and bright red with intense blueberries and raspberries. Floral undertones and tons of citrus, too! Full-bodied, dense and layered. Polished tannins and fantastic fruit. The muscularity of the structure is...