Wine Spectator’s Bruce Sanderson details a recent blind tasting he attended at the Guggenheim in June with Vintus’ very own Michael Quinttus. Contrary to standard blind tasting, the tasters where physically blindfolded as a measure to create sensory deprivation from lack of site. The tasting was an event put on to celebrate a lovely, noble project created by the Guggenheim Foundation that Orneallaia is now sponsoring with the proceeds from its Vendemmia d’Artista project called Mind’s Eye. This projects consists of monthly tours and workshops conducted for the blind and visually impaired.
To learn more about the tasting and the charitable efforts, read the article below.
Ornellaia Bianco is Italy's most ambitious white wine. It is a result of the Estate’s desire to translate the exceptional properties of its terroir not only into red wines, but also into this magnificent white.
Bolgheri DOC Superiore
Ornellaia is the estate's "Grand Vin", with exceptional balance, power, elegance, and great aging potential. It faithfully reflects, in every vintage, its nature, site, and distinctive Mediterranean personality.
Ornellaia has established itself as one of the most iconic producers in Italy (and beyond). The estate is dedicated to producing charming and opulent wines, full of Mediterranean character and finesse, reflecting the estate's unique terroir in Bolgheri on the Tuscan coast.