Welcome to Joseph Phelps Vineyards. We offer a variety of tasting experiences seven days a week by prior appointment. Additionally, curbside pick-up of an order is also available. Thank you for your continued support!
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200 Taplin Road St. Helena, CA 94574 Google Map
To provide a safe, relaxing, and intimate experience for our guests, all visitors must be at least 21 years of age. Infants and children are no longer permitted at the winery. Also, please note that only certified service animals are allowed on property. We cannot accommodate pets. Thank you for understanding.
A personalized, seated tasting featuring a selection of our current release Napa Valley and Sonoma Coast wines, including Insignia, while a Wine Educator guides you through each wine selection.Learn More
Inspired by Joe Phelps’ lifelong culinary passion, we offer a variety of wine and food experiences, all prepared by winery Chef Brian Sutton and his culinary team in our state-of-the-art kitchen. Learn More
Insignia Retrospective Tasting
Experience a six-vintage tasting of our flagship wine, Insignia. This is a rare opportunity to taste select library vintages of Insignia in addition to our current offering. Learn More
A Taste of Place
Discover how the intersection of soil, microclimate, exposure, block, and varietal selection produce exceptional wines with a unique sense of place. Guests will taste a selection of our site-specific wine releases. Learn More
Finding Freestone - Sonoma Coast Retrospective
A distinct sense of place may be found in the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay farmed along the western reaches of the Sonoma Coast. Discover the history of our Freestone estate vineyards, soil, elevation, microclimate, and block selection during this semi-private experience. Guests will enjoy a six-vintage single-vineyard Chardonnay and Pinot Noir retrospective. Learn More
A seated private tasting in one of our indoor rooms or outdoor tables tailored to your visit and conducted by one of our Senior Wine Educators. 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. Learn More
Play winemaker for a day and learn the art of blending our flagship wine, Insignia. Smell, taste and experiment with blending six Insignia components, then compare your blend with the current Insignia vintage. Learn More
Wine Aroma Challenge
Put your nose to the test identifying white and red wine aromas in this fun and interactive tasting experience. Challenge your friends and sharpen your own ability to identify aromas in wine. Learn More
Barrel Aging Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
Study the role of oak barrels in the development of Cabernet Sauvignon. Taste four Cabernet Sauvignon samples aged in different barrels along with various aromas found in barrel-aged wines of different origin and toast levels. Learn More
Virtual Tasting Experiences
We invite you to join us online for a virtual private tasting experience. Purchase one of our 3-bottle Tasting Packages and a senior Wine Educator will guide you through your tasting, give you insights into the growing season, and more. Learn More
“It’s worth making an appointment to experience this renewed Napa classic. A complete remodel has produced one of the loveliest tasting rooms in the valley, soaring and open but with surprisingly cozy tasting spaces carved out inside.”
– Sunset Magazine