Terrace Tastings

Welcome to Joseph Phelps Vineyards. Following an extensive renovation of our original winery building on the hillside, we invite you to experience Joseph Phelps like never before. We offer Terrace Tastings, Exceptional Wine Experiences and Private Tastings. Please call the winery directly at (800) 707-5789 or (707) 967-3720 to book your appointment. All visits require a prior appointment and groups are limited to six or fewer. 

Please Note: Due to the nature of our tastings and to ensure an intimate experience for all of our guests, we kindly request that all visitors be at least 21 years of age. Should you be traveling with infants and/or children under 21, please call ahead to discuss tasting options in a private room. We also kindly request that only certified service animals be allowed on property. No other pets at the vineyard, please. Thank you for understanding.

A personalized seated tasting overlooking our estate vineyards. A selection of our current release Napa Valley and Sonoma Coast wines are offered, including Insignia. Limited to six guests per party. These tastings are offered Monday through Friday beginning at 10:00 a.m. with the last tasting beginning at 3:00 p.m. On Saturdays and Sundays, tastings begin at 10:00 a.m. with the last tasting beginning at 2:30 p.m. $75 per person, up to four complimentary for Phelps Preferred members. Additional guests of Phelps Preferred members are charged at full price.

By appointment only. To e-mail a request, contact reservations@josephphelps.com.

200 Taplin Road
St. Helena, CA 94574
(800) 707-5789

Taplin Road is located off the Silverado Trail outside of St. Helena, a quarter-mile north of Zinfandel Lane, just north of Auberge du Soleil [map].

Directions from San Francisco International Airport (SFO):
Take 101 North (9.2 mi) to I-80 East (signs for Bay Bridge / Oakland)
Continue to follow I-80 East (32.4 mi) (*Partial toll road)
Take exit 33 to merge onto CA-37 West, toward Napa (2.2 mi)
Take exit 19 for CA-29 / Sonoma Blvd toward Napa, turn right at CA-29 North / Sonoma Blvd.
Continue to follow CA-29 N (27.5 mi) Turn right on Zinfandel Ln (1.4 mi)
Turn left at Silverado Trail (0.5 mi)
Take the first right onto Taplin Rd. (0.2 mi)
*Driving Time Approximately 1 hour 35 mins (without traffic)

For point to point directions, click here.

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