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1996 Opus One 750ml
1996 Opus One
USA - California - Napa - Napa Valley
Red / Proprietary Blend
1996 Opus One
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Professional Reviews

IWC
92

International Wine Cellar Author: Stephen Tanzer Issue: Issue 90

Bright full ruby-red. Pungent black raspberry, leather, game, chocolate, espresso, pepper and fresh herbs. Juicy, bright and very concentrated, with crunchy currant, tobacco and dark chocolate flavors supported and amplified by a firm spine of acidity. Long on personality. Finishes with dusty tannins and excellent length.

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JR
17.5

Jancis Robinson Author: Jancis Robinson

Continued heat spells resulted in small, relatively early crop of very ripe berries.. Cabernet Sauvignon 86%, Cabernet Franc 8%, Merlot 3%, Malbec 3%. Skin contact 37 days, 19 months in new French oak.Slightly dull crimson. Especially aromatic. Very slightly soapy nose. Floral. Aggressively lively. Very sweet start to the palate, with lots of tannin. Very dry finish. Slightly gawky nose. Not nearly as balanced as the 1995.

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Community Reviews

94

jchrisc Trust Rating: 94 Tasted On: 07/12/2012

93

jeric Tasted On: 12/18/2010

Tallydoc Trust Rating: 92 Tasted On: 08/11/2010 Drink Dates: 2000-2015

91

Herbert Trust Rating: 89 Tasted On: 06/14/2009

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