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Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville 2003

Member Review by joshwoodward:

Jammy blueberry nose. Dark chocolate. Light acid, but nice tingle? Soft tannins. Blueberry. Cabby. Medium body. Pepper. Chaotic.

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Joseph Phelps Vineyards:
Joseph Phelps Vineyards is a family-owned Napa Valley winery committed to crafting world class, estate grown wines. Founded in 1973 when Joe Phelps purchased a former cattle ranch in Spring Valley near St. Helena, the winery now controls and farms nearly 375 acres of vines in St. Helena, the Stags Leap District, Oakville, Rutherford, Oak Knoll District and South Napa Valley. Phelps is best k... Read more
Joseph Phelps Vineyards is a family-owned Napa Valley winery committed to crafting world class, estate grown wines. Founded in 1973 when Joe Phelps purchased a former cattle ranch in Spring Valley near St. Helena, the winery now controls and farms nearly 375 acres of vines in St. Helena, the Stags Leap District, Oakville, Rutherford, Oak Knoll District and South Napa Valley. Phelps is best known for its flagship blend of red Bordeaux varietals, Insignia, first produced in 1974. Awarded Wine Spectator’s “Wine of the Year” in 2005, Insignia is widely regarded as a qualitative benchmark for California winemaking. Annual production at Phelps includes Insignia, Backus Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Eisrébe, Syrah and Viognier. Read less

Member Reviews for Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville

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Snooth User: joshwoodward
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3.50 5
05/15/2009

Jammy blueberry nose. Dark chocolate. Light acid, but nice tingle? Soft tannins. Blueberry. Cabby. Medium body. Pepper. Chaotic.


Snooth User: cathd80
48957433
3.50 5
01/08/2012

Three and a half glasses


External Reviews for Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon Oakville

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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/16/2009

...floral, wild berry and blackberry scents lead to a moderately rich and complex wine... Wine Spectator. A Cabernet Sauvignon wine from California in USA. 2003 Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon 750ml




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