Joseph Phelps Napa Cabernet-Sauvignon
Red Wine, 750 mL
|Country :||United States|
|Producer :||Joseph Phelps Vineyards|
|Alcohol :||14.5 %|
|Designation of origin :||Napa Valley|
|Grape variety(ies) :||Cabernet sauvignon 84%|
Petit verdot 4%
|Style :||Full-bodied & Smooth|
|Container :||Coloured Glass Container|
A solid red with currants, berries and hints of licorice and spice. Full body, firm tannins and a long, long finish. Shows length and beauty. Score - 92. (James Suckling, jamessuckling.com, July 28, 2015)
This dry cherry-red coloured wine features intense empyreumatic, spicy and fruity scents and offers a broad texture as well as firm tannins.
Smooth-textured, supple and harmonious with layers of currant, spice, herb, anise and light cedary oak ending with a mix of ripe fruit and fine-grained tannins.
91 points – Wine Access. This wine has chocolate, dill, leather, cherry, cassis, spice, vanilla and earth tones on the nose. There are big tannins, earthy flavours and big fruit in the mouth. Drink now or cellar 10 or more years.