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“It truly is an art. Each of us has to learn our own formula and our own style and how to get the most desirable results with the material that we’re working with.”



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Joe Phelps’ legacy of Groundbreaking American winemaking lives on.

Join Phelps Preferred for exclusive access to a tradition of Joe Phelps’ spirit of passion, excellence, and innovation in our finest, limited releases.

Phelps Preferred members have exclusive access to:

  • Insignia, Cabernet Sauvignon from Backus Vineyard
  • Syrah from Larry Hyde & Sons Vineyard
  • Single-vineyard Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from Pastorale and Quarter Moon Vineyards
  • And many other Joseph Phelps wines

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Visit Our Napa Valley Estate

We offer a variety of wine tasting and culinary experiences by appointment. Join us on your next visit to Napa Valley.

Founder’s Tasting

A personalized, seated tasting, with a Wine Educator, featuring a selection of our current release Napa Valley and Sonoma Coast wines, including Insignia.

Taste of Place

Savor the bounty of our region through a wine and food journey. Join us for an unforgettable experience of pairing seasonal ingredients with the extraordinary wines of Joseph Phelps Vineyards.

Collector’s Tasting

Offered daily. A seated private tasting tailored to your visit. Guests will be guided through a curated selection of our current Napa Valley and Sonoma Coast releases, including single-vineyard Pinot Noir and Chardonnay, our flagship wine, Insignia, and a selection from the library.