2007 Joseph Phelps Insignia [WA100][CG96][V96][JS95]

Bordeaux Red Blend
2007 Joseph Phelps Insignia

2007 Joseph Phelps Insignia [WA100][CG96][V96][JS95]

Bordeaux Red Blend
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Producer: Joseph Phelps  
Region: Napa Valley, California 
Blend: 88% Cabernet Sauvignon, 8% Merlot, 4% Petit Verdot
Year: 2007  

Wine Advocate, 100 Points 

"Deep garnet colored with a lingering hint of purple, the 2007 Insignia Proprietary Red Wine reveals the most seductive crème de cassis, Black Forest cake and licorice notions with touches of violets, eucalyptus, chocolate box and unsmoked cigars plus a waft of cedar chest. Full-bodied with tantalizing opulence yet compelling restraint, the palate beautifully juxtaposes the rich, ripe fruit with wonderful freshness and a firm yet plush backbone, finishing beautifully perfumed." 

Connoisseurs Guide, 96 Points 

"This year's Insignia builds on past success and is as always a sophisticated and exceptionally deep wine. Its extraordinary marriage of layered richness and finesse places it among the year's very best, and, while fit with plenty of young Cabernet tannin, it is even now a wine of real polish that seems to show a little more with each sip. It is a wine for collecting and saving to special occasions, and it will last if well-cellared for a decade or more." 

Vinous, 96 Points 

"Saturated dark ruby! Ripe but reticent aromas of blackberry, boysenberry, bitter chocolate oak, licorice and mocha are very subtle and complex. Wonderfully pliant and balanced wine, with plush purple fruit and violet flavors displaying a smooth grain and superb depth. Spreads out to saturate the middle palate and builds slowly and inexorably on the aftertaste. This fully ripe, complete wine finishes with stylish tannins and outstanding length. There may still be more fireworks ahead for this beauty." 

James Suckling, 95 Points 

"Aromas of blackberry, leather, lead pencil, and flowers. On the palate this is dense and velvety, with a gorgeous texture. Agile and balanced, this is hard not to drink right now. The finish is long, with notes of coffee and dark fruits." 

Alcohol: 14.5% 

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