|Brand :||Opus One, Far Niente|
|Varietal :||Red Wine, Cabernet Sauvignon, Other Red Wine|
3 BOTTLE RED SET (Limited Quantities)
This is a very special set from three premium, prestigious California wineries. These wines are only available in sets! Shipping is included in this price.
This set includes 3 different vintages of Farniente, Opus One Overture and Opus One Napa Valley Bordeaux Blend Wines.
1. 2008 Far Niente- Far Niente Cabernet Sauvignon is produced exclusively from grapes grown in the Oakville AVA of Napa Valley. The 2008 Far Niente Cabernet Sauvignon is estate bottled, which ensures that the wine is grown in our estate vineyards in the Oakville appellation and it has been produced and bottled exclusively at Far Niente. The 2008 blend is 90% Cabernet Sauvignon, 6% Petit Verdot and 4% Cabernet Franc.The primary source of fruit is our Martin Stelling Vineyard, located behind the winery at the base of the western hills of Oakville. Far Niente follows organic and sustainable methods in farming and winemaking.
Wine Enthusiast Rating 95
James Suckling Rating 92
2. 2009 Opus One Overture- Overture has been the second wine of Opus since 1993, following in the tradition of the great Bordeaux estates. Made exactly like Opus One and sourced from the same estate vineyards, the Overture is a classic Bordeaux blend, with Cabernet Sauvignon making up around 70%.
3. 2010 Opus One Napa Valley Bordeaux Blend - Producing one wine of absolute quality, Opus One is the realized dream of Robert Mondavi and the Baron Philippe de Rothschild. In 1984, they released its first vintage, the 1979. It has since become an international success and a landmark winery in Napa. Comprising 169 acres of vineyards in Napa Valley, they produce a luxury Bordeaux-style blend.
Robert Parker Rating 96
James Suckling Rating 96
Vinous Rating 97