How much is a bottle of Opus wine?

From Opus One

Name Grape Avg Price
Opus One, Napa Valley, USA Bordeaux Blend Red $415
Opus One Overture, Napa Valley, USA Bordeaux Blend Red $150
Opus One Vertical Collection, Napa Valley, USA Bordeaux Blend Red $3,269

What year is the best Opus One?

My favorite vintage of Opus One, prior to 2007 remains the 1996. Things continued to improve with the wines of Opus One in subsequent vintages as grapes from the To Kalon vineyard were now part of the wine. As of today, 2013 is the best wine in the history of the estate.

What makes Opus One so expensive?

In short, that means Opus One is always a Cabernet-based blend aged in new oak, and (like many Bordeaux wines) the exact blend changes every year. That means that at Opus One, there are over three dozen giant steel fermentation tanks all being monitored and tended separately during harvest.

Does Opus One have a wine club?

Opus One, the Californian winemaking jewel that merged the Old and the New World. So that is why we are ecstatic to bring three fantastic wines by Opus One as the August offer for members of our Wine Club: the wonderful 2015 and 2016 vintages of its homonymous flagship wine, and its second label, the fantastic Overture …

Which vintage of Opus One is the best?

Best Opus One Wines to Buy in 2021

  1. 1979 Opus One, Napa Valley.
  2. 1980 Opus One, Napa Valley.
  3. 1984 Opus One, Napa Valley.
  4. 1981 Opus One, Napa Valley.
  5. 2002 Opus One Overture, Napa Valley.
  6. 2013 Opus One Overture, Napa Valley.
  7. 2009 Opus One Overture, Napa Valley.
  8. 2016 Opus One Overture, Napa Valley.

What kind of wine does Opus One make?

Opus One Winery is a winery in Oakville, California, United States. The wine was called napamedoc until 1982 when it was named Opus One. The winery was founded as a joint venture between Baron Philippe de Rothschild of Château Mouton Rothschild and Robert Mondavi to create a single Bordeaux style blend based upon Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.

What are the aromas of the Opus One?

The Opus One 2016 is remarkably elegant and bright offering sumptuous aromas of fresh red and blue fruit, baking spices and vanilla, and a delicate fragrance of spring florals. The initial bouquet is augmented by more nuanced notes of sage, rosemary, and black olive.

When did Robert Mondavi create Opus One wine?

A bottle and glass of 1991 Opus One The genesis of Opus One wine can be traced to 1970 at the Mauna Kea Beach Hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii where Robert Mondavi and Baron Philippe de Rothschild met for the very first time and began their collaboration to merge old world and new world wine styles into one grand opus.

Who are the two founders of Opus One?

Opus One is the realized dream of two men: Baron Philippe de Rothschild of Chateau Mouton Rothschild in Bordeaux and Napa Valley vintner Robert Mondavi. Together, our founders set out to create a single wine dedicated to the pursuit of uncompromising quality.