2006 Joseph Phelps Insignia Napa

Share on Facebook

2006 Joseph Phelps Insignia Napa image

(94-96 Points) Since 2004, 100% of the Bordeaux varietals used in the Insignia proprietary blend have been from estate vineyards. There are just under 15,000 cases of the 2006 Insignia, a blend of 95% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Petit Verdot. Made in a dense, full-bodied, muscular style, it is less charming than the 2005, with high tannin, extract, and richness. The blackberry and cassis characteristics are accompanied by notions of damp earth, subtle oak, licorice, and forest floor. It, too will benefit from 3-4 years of bottle age, and should drink well for two decades or more.


  • List Price: $320.00

  • Sale Price: $250.00

Quantity in Stock: 5

add to cart

Share on Facebook

continue shopping

Cart Summary

Your shopping cart is empty!

Wine Watch Events

Happy Hour Wine Tasting Featuring Dunham Cellars with Special Guest Mark Harmann

Wed, Sep 22, 2021

“Someone said drink the water, but I will drink the wine / Someone said take a poor man, the rich don’...

Braida Di Gaicomo Bologna Super Barbera Wine Tasting

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

“Jeremiah was a bull frog. Was a good friend of mine. Never understood a single word he said, but he a...

Vintage Bordeaux Wine Tasting back to 1937...

Fri, Sep 24, 2021

  “I love everything that is old; old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wines. “ ...

Hospices De Beaune Burgundy Wine Tasting with Special Guest Dr. Robert Maliner

Sat, Sep 25, 2021

< Water Separates the people of the world.  Wine unites them.   Our study in Burgundy ...

Sine Qua Non VS Cayuse - A battle of two of the New World?s Top Rhone Rangers

Thu, Sep 30, 2021

"I think it is a great error to consider a heavy tax on wines as a tax on luxury.  On the contrary, it ...

Quintarelli VS Dal Forno Amarone Wine Tasting

Fri, Oct 1, 2021

Wine hath drowned more men than the sea. THOMAS FULLER     And if I drowned in wine, I ...

100 Point Wines from Around the World

Sat, Oct 2, 2021

  The Perfect Wine Wine Tasting – Ten 100 Point wines Saturday, October 2th 7:...

Wine Bar is Closed for a Private Event

Thu, Oct 7, 2021

Wine Bar is Closed for a Private Event G Cann

Valentini Wine Tasting back to the 1988 vintage - The King of Montepulciano D'Abruzzo and the Ultimate Cult Wine of Italy

Fri, Oct 8, 2021

Valentini Wine Tasting back to the 1988 vintage - The King of Montepulciano D'Abruzzo and the Ultimate Cult Wine of I...

1982 Bordeaux Tasting - One of the Greatest Vintages in History Comes of Age

Sat, Oct 9, 2021

1982 Bordeaux Tasting - One of the Greatest Vintages in History Comes of Age