Las Rocas

Appellation
Stags Leap District
Location

East side of Silverado Trail beneath the Stags Leap Palisades.

Acreage & varietals

40 acres Cabernet Sauvignon.

Soil

Bale soil series; slightly acidic, gravelly old riverbed soils; alluvial soils built up from mountains.

Exposure

Somewhat protected from afternoon sun.

Unique features

Stags Leap wines have a “regional” personality distinguished by intense berry and cassis flavors, a smooth “velvety” texture, and the ability to age gracefully.

History

Phelps purchased the property in 1983 and began redevelopment that same year.

Wines

Insignia and Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.

Additional Details

Las Rocas is Spanish for "The Rocks"