Joseph Phelps Red 2006 InsigniaClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionJoseph Phelps Red 2006
"The 2006 Insignia (95% Cabernet Sauvignon and 5% Petit Verdot; 16,000 cases produced) is a superb effort in this vintage. Another 30+ year wine, it boasts a dense plum/purple color as well as abundant notes of licorice, black currants, charcoal, black olives, and graphite. Full-bodied, pure, and rich with moderately high tannins, it represents a California version of a Bordeaux from Pauillac or St.-Julien. Anticipated maturity: 2014-2045." (95+ pts. Robert Parker, Wine Advocate #186, Dec. 2009)
Estimate: $500 - $700.
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