Joseph Phelps Cabernet Sauvignon 2005, Napa Valley

Cabernet Sauvignon Cabernet Sauvignon
California, Usa

$87.95 (189795)

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91 pts
9
November 22, 2008

Critic Reviews (9)

John Stewart
John Stewart

Intense, concentrated and complex, this wine strikes immediately with distinctive, herbal, spicy, earthy notes of...

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Intense, concentrated and complex, this wine strikes immediately with distinctive, herbal, spicy, earthy notes of...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

One of Napa’s “first growths,” this classic red has so much finesse and elegance yet it also delivers beautiful fruit...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is excellent wine, but not a $75 wine. And that is said without prejudice toward Phelps, which has been...

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Vintages
Vintages

"Smooth-textured, supple and harmonious, with subtle layers of currant, spice, herb, anise and light cedary oak,...

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Rod Phillips
Rod Phillips

A lovely example of Napa cabernet, with everything in place. The fruit is richly textured, extracted and nicely...

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Winecurrent
Winecurrent

This winery does not disappoint. The nose is extremely expressive showing cassis and milk chocolate aromas joined by...

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Robert Parker
Robert Parker

The 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon Napa has gotten slightly better over the past year. It exhibits plenty of black currant...

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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Tight and compact, with concentrated herb, dried currant, sage and savory, earthy notes. Rich and balanced, with good...

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