Opus One Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Blend 2013

Ratings on Delectable

Aaron Means Delectable Pro

Young. Oak dominated.

Young. Oak dominated.

8.9

Kevin Ortzman Delectable Pro

One of Opus’ finest vintage. Ripe blackberries, violets and cocoa. Velvety smooth with finesse and elegance.

One of Opus’ finest vintage. Ripe blackberries, violets and cocoa. Velvety smooth with finesse and elegance.

9.7

Greg Ballington Delectable Pro

Co-Founder of Millennial Drinkers Wine Blog

The cruise continues! Night eight aboard the Allure of the Seas and 50% off all wines. This was still way too young and we left it for the next day. Deep ruby red. Dusty nose with a touch of dirty cellar. Needed to air out and out came the layers with cherries, cassis, forest floor, spices and oddly a touch vegetal. Heavy tannins (8/10) and full bodied. Tons of structure and balanced acidity with layers of dark cocoa, red cherries and earthy undertones. Long finish and this definitely needs some time. Drink from 2019 till 2039.

The cruise continues! Night eight aboard the Allure of the Seas and 50% off all wines. This was still way too young and we left it for the next day. Deep ruby red. Dusty nose with a touch of dirty cellar. Needed to air out and out came the layers with cherries, cassis, forest floor, spices and oddly a touch vegetal. Heavy tannins (8/10) and full bodied. Tons of structure and balanced acidity with layers of dark cocoa, red cherries and earthy undertones. Long finish and this definitely needs some time. Drink from 2019 till 2039.

9.3

Kevin Ortzman Delectable Pro

More masculine than the '12. Blended red and black fruits with burnt vanilla spicy oak with a slight finish of mocha.

More masculine than the '12. Blended red and black fruits with burnt vanilla spicy oak with a slight finish of mocha.

9.3

Ericsson

Number one o one had to be special. All smiles.

Number one o one had to be special. All smiles.

9.5

Eric Grasser Delectable Pro

Not integrated yet. Flavors are expressive red and black fruits with eucalyptus and fresh horse saddle.

Not integrated yet. Flavors are expressive red and black fruits with eucalyptus and fresh horse saddle.

9.1

Kevin Ortzman Delectable Pro

Notes of blue and black berries and velvety soft edges - this will be enjoyed for many years to come!

Notes of blue and black berries and velvety soft edges - this will be enjoyed for many years to come!

9.4

jesus g Delectable Pro

Hospitality Schramsberg Vineyards

I'm gonna put up a new wine that I enjoy with dinner everyday as a part of my delectable winevent calendar. Are you ready? 1

I'm gonna put up a new wine that I enjoy with dinner everyday as a part of my delectable winevent calendar. Are you ready? 1

9.7

Sean Genn Delectable Pro

Cassis, Blackberry, cigar box, sandalwood. Dense and tight but showing nice structure. Tuck this away for a few years.

Cassis, Blackberry, cigar box, sandalwood. Dense and tight but showing nice structure. Tuck this away for a few years.

9.4

Arden Barnett

Always a treat. Same notes as last week. Had the ability to decant this bottle for an extra hour. Depth of this wine really showed with that little extra help.

Always a treat. Same notes as last week. Had the ability to decant this bottle for an extra hour. Depth of this wine really showed with that little extra help.

9.5

Location

  • 271 Amsterdam Ave
    New York, NY 10023

  • Hours:
    Monday-Saturday: 10AM-8PM
    Sunday: 12PM-8PM

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