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. "This is all about complex, ripe plum and blackberry flavors, woodsy funk and supple tannins, with flashes of leather, mineral and camphor. More linear on the finish, where earth, mineral and tobacco notes reign. Drink now...
98 POINTS, The Wine Advocate. "The Marchesi Antinori 2018 Tignanello is quite the dapper and jovial wine and I love the optimism that springs bright with such clarity and detail from within this blend of Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet...
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!