Joseph Phelps Insignia, 2011, 750ML

SKU: 861064
Sub region: California
Variety: Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, Merlot
Rating: Wine Advocate 90-93

Joseph Phelps' flagship Insignia, was launched in 1974. It's made from a combination of vineyards in different locations of Napa Valley: Las Rocas (Stags Leap District), Suscol (South Napa), Yountville (Oak Knoll District), Barboza (Stags Leap District) and Home Ranch (St. Helena).

It is a blend based on Cabernet Sauvignon with smaller amounts of Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec (with % varying every vintage)

2011 - 82% Cabernet Sauvignon, 11% Petit Verdot, 4% Malbec, 2% Merlot and 1% Cabernet Franc.

24 months in 100% new French oak from coopers Taransaud, Dargaud Jaegle, Nadalie, Demptos, Marcel Cadet and Sylvain before bottling in February 2014

13,000 cases produced.