Or, from vino da tavola to super tuscan. Or, from Bordeaux to Tuscany. Wow, quite a leap and quite a wine. Moment of silence, please, for this spectacular right-bank-style Bordeaux from ITALY. Italian Bordeaux? Yes, and nicely done, too.
Our second red was Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia 2008. K&L Wines quoted Robert Parker’s accolades about this wine: “The 2008 Le Serre Nuove dell’Ornellaia is drop-dead gorgeous. Mocha, smoke, tar, grilled herbs and