Moncharm | Opus One 2009
Another amazing label of Opus stocked by Moncharm, the Opus One 2009 is an impeccable red wine from the producer. The bouquet offers marvelous perfume of truffle, sweet charcoal, spices and refreshing black currants. The elegant saturated purple colour is complemented by a wonderful marriage of the Bordeaux red blend. The palate has lots surprising notes of spiced black currant. The texture is delightfully edgeless which is medium bodied with velvety tannins. It has remarkable texture, richness and length. This cabernet- based wine is good to be drunk over more that 20 years.
Opus One is a product of a long-term partnership between Chateau mouton Rothschild in Pauillac and the famous vintner from Napa Valley, Robert Mondavi. These luxury wines are produced in the Napa Valley vineyard. The first product of this partnership was launched in 1979 and has launched many labels of opus one since then. Some of these labels have spread over 65 countries across the globe.
Napa Valley is one of the most prominent names when it comes to California wines. This region has brought world recognition has placed California winemaking on the globe. This region has a comparatively smaller history, being established in 1960 by some winemaking families. The wine industry in Napa bloomed for the first time in 1980, and that got the attention of many winemakers to set up their vineyards in this region.