Every wine lover knows this iconic wine estate and its legendary Bolgheri Super Tuscan wines.
Typically Ornellaia is blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc & Petit Verdot, the Bordeaux grape varieties.
The winery is owned by the Frescobaldi family, who also invest in several other wineries in the area including the famous nearby Masseto.
A drive from Florence will take you almost two hours, however a visit to Ornellaia is worth a long drive through beautiful Tuscany.
On a tour of Ornellaia, you will see the historic vineyards, visit the cellar decorated by works of contemporary art and taste 4 wines, as well as some local olive oil and grappa.
Guided tours by appointment.
From 80 euros per person.
Ornellaia Solare, Bolgheri DOC Superiore Rosso
Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia, Bolgheri DOC Superiore Rosso
Le Volte dell’Ornellaia, Toscana IGT Rosso
Variazioni dell’Ornellaia, Toscana IGT Rosso
Ornellaia Blanco, Toscana IGT Bianco
Poggio alle Gazze dell’Ornellaia, Toscana IGT Bianco
Ornus dell’Ornellaia, Toscana IGT Bianco
Eligo dell’Ornellaia, Grappa Riserva
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot
Sauvignon Blanc, Petit Manseng
It is optimal to visit 3 wineries per day in Bordeaux wine country.