Opus One 2010 Proprietary Red Wine
Even before it hits retail shelves, Opus One's 2010 release has been dubbed "picture perfect" by leading wine critic Antonio Galloni, which is high praise for a vintage that the winemaker calls his "most challenging" ever. Read More...
The 2010 Opus One (Cabernet Sauvignon 84%, Merlot 5.5%, Cabernet Franc 5.5%, Petit Verdot 4%, and Malbec 1%) consist of aromas of blackberry, rose petals, chocolate and espresso accentuate fruity and earthy nuances.
Opus One was founded as a joint venture between Mouton Rothschild and Robert Mondavi, and in 1984 released it's first vintage, the 1979. It has since become an international success and a landmark winery in Napa. Comprised of 169 acres of vineyards in Napa Valley, they produce a luxury Bordeaux style blend.
Awards: 97 points Antonio Galloni, 95 points Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar, 92 points Wine Spectator