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Opus One Napa Valley 2008

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Graceful and elegant, very understated and delicate, with …

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Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Nov 15, 2011

Summary

Primary Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon, native to Bordeaux, has thick blue skins, giving the resulting wines plentiful tannins and phenolics and making them particularly ageworthy. Over the past 50 years, Cabernet Sauvignon has spread to all of the New World's major winegrowing regions, and it remains one of France's most important grapes.

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Other Grapes

Petit Verdot, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec

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Opus One Napa Valley 2008

Graceful and elegant, very understated and delicate, with …

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Details

Wine Type and Color

Red Still

Magazine Issue

Nov 15, 2011

Summary

Primary Grape

Cabernet Sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon, native to Bordeaux, has thick blue skins, giving the resulting wines plentiful tannins and phenolics and making them particularly ageworthy. Over the past 50 years, Cabernet Sauvignon has spread to all of the New World's major winegrowing regions, and it remains one of France's most important grapes.

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Overhead photo of various ingreidnets that make up the grape

Other Grapes

Petit Verdot, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec

Other Grapes

Petit Verdot, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec

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