Antinori Solaia Toscana IGT 1999

  • V
    96+
  • WA
    94
  • WS
    94
Varietal:
Other Red
Region:
Italy : Tuscany : Toscana IGT
Producer:
Antinori
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90+ Ratings

Out of stock

Size Price
750ml
$219.00
Quantity Available: 0
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Reviews

  • Vinous

    Antonio Galloni
    December 2013
    96+ Power and structure are the hallmarks of the 1999 Solaia, a wine that will drink well for another 15-20 years, if not longer. The firm, structured style will thrill classicists. In a flight of standout vintages, the 1999 truly excels. For years, the 1999 was very tight. It finally seems to be blossoming.
  • Wine Advocate

    Robert Parker
    December 2002
    94 The first two bottles I tasted of the 1999 Solaia were corked, but the third was brilliant. Its black/purple color is followed by a sumptuous bouquet of licorice, blackberries, mint, and cassis, all presented in a concentrated, medium to full-bodied, dense yet elegant style. Although still young, it is undoubtedly the qualitative equivalent of a Bordeaux first or second growth. Anticipated maturity: 2005-2016.
  • Wine Spectator

    James Suckling
    October 31, 2002
    94 Dark in color, with intense aromas of blackberries and fresh herbs, such as basil, with a hint of eucalyptus. Full-bodied, with extremely well-polished tannins and a long, long finish. A tight and racy young wine that needs time to come into its own. Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Sangiovese. Best after 2005. 7,000 cases made.