About Opus One
Perched in the esteemed Napa Valley, Opus One Winery is a multi-faceted gem in the world of viniculture. The result of a harmonious collaboration between Bordeaux's preeminent winemaker, Baron Philippe de Rothschild and Robert Mondavi, this exceptional vineyard represents a seamless blend of old-world expertise and New World innovation.
Created in 1979, the winery is a sublime execution of the founders' shared vision— to produce a superior Californian wine that mirrors the intricate craftsmanship of the illustrious French wines. Sourcing grapes from the verdant terrain of Oakville, Opus One vintages are a testament to the region’s eminent terroir, laced with unique undertones and distinctive complexity.
The architecture of the winery is a sight to behold. A sublime fusion of contemporary design and traditional aesthetics, the palette is dominated by earthen tones that serenely echo the surrounding vineyard. Evoking the elegant barrel - the symbol of wineries worldwide, the building is wreathed in a stunning arch, emulating the curves of a reclining barrel.
Opus One is undoubtedly a pacesetter in the winemaking industry. The vineyard nurtures illustrious grape varieties including Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. Step insid,e to walk through the grand cellar, and savour the tangible essence of fine winemaking. The guided tours educate guests about the vitification process, fostering a greater appreciation for the venerable art of winemaking.
Opus One Winery is much more than a site of production; it is a living embodiment of the passion and dedication that fuels the creation of exquisite wines. Here, the sophisticated aura of European tradition meets the energetic pulse of Californian innovation, creating a remarkable fusion that is reflected in the sublime wines that bear the iconic Opus One label
Indeed, if the Heraclitean notion of 'harmonia' were a place, it could very well be Opus One Winery. This vineyard bears witness to history, and yet, openly embraces the future. Opus One wines, therefore, are steeped not just in skill and tradition but also in hope, ambition, and an unfaltering pursuit for perfection.
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