Opus One 1993 13.5% 75cl

Opus One 1993 13.5% 75cl

Key Info

Type Red
Country America
Vintage 1993
Strength 13.5%

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Opus One 1993 17.5 Drink now-2009

Smaller berries and crop size than usual. Estate fruit had to be supplemented by To-Kalon produce.

Cabernet Sauvignon 89%, Cabernet Franc 7%, Merlot 4%

Skin contact 42 days

18 months in new French oak


Very deep colour. Still vibrant crimson. More voluptuous and easier than the 1991. Very engaging nose. Inky and dusty. Fine, ripe tannins. I can imagine other California winemakers envying this! Very, very refreshing and appetising. Neat dry finish. Lacy. Not dense.

Jancis Robinson .com 2004