96-100 Point Joseph Phelps Insignia

Place your orders now for this legendary Napa Valley wine.  This Pre-Release price will be our lowest price for the offering of this stunning wine.  It will arrive in September but place your order now before it sells out.

Joseph Phelps Insignia 2012

Joseph Phelps flagship wines include the incredibly ageworthy Insignia. The 2012 Insignia Proprietary Red is composed of 75% Cabernet Sauvignon, 10% Petit Verdot, 10% Merlot, 3% Malbec and 2% Cabernet Franc, all aged 24 months in 100% new French oak. The vintage was of such high quality and quantity that 17,500 cases were produced. A magnificent Insignia that will be bottled in several months, it boasts an opaque purple color as well as fabulous notes of graphite, blackberries, blackcurrant liqueur, camphor, barbecue smoke and spice box. Rich, full-bodied and opulent with plenty of tannin and structure lurking beneath the extravagant generosity of fruit, this stunning 2012 should drink well for 25-30+ years.This venerable winery continues to turn out a bevy of impressive wines in both 2012 and 2013.
eRobertParker.com #215
Oct 2014
Robert M. Parker, Jr. (96-100) Drink: 2014 – 2045
Pre-Release Price 750 ml $209.99  Regular Price $239.99
Pre-Rease Price Magnum $424.99  Regular Price $489.99

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