359 Ratings
Joseph Phelps Vineyards Insignia Estate Grown Napa Valley
$233.99 USD
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Winemaker's Notes

(From 2005 Vintage) International Wine Cellar 93

Expert Reviews
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    71% Cabernet Sauvignon; 21% Merlot; 6% Petit Verdot; 1% Cabernet Franc; 1% Malbec. Always in the hunt for top honors in any vintage, Phelps's tete du cuvee scores big points again for its stunning impressions of fruity depth, its appointment of lovely oak and its altogether impeccable sense of balance. Full on the palate with plenty of volume and lots of essential extract, it is remarkably refined and is finished with an aftertaste of cassis, plums and vanilla that seems to go on forever. Like it...