The Joseph Phelps Vineyards Oval Room for visitors with couches, windows and oak casks


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.

Terrace Tasting

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.

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The Joseph Phelps terrace overlooking vineyards with shade umbrellas and benches

Culinary Experiences

Inspired by Joe Phelps’ lifelong culinary passion, we offer a variety of wine and food experiences, all prepared by the winery’s culinary team in our state-of-the-art kitchen. Learn More

Dining table with wine glasses and plated food for Joseph Phelps wine and food experience

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

Insignia barrels and bottles of wine for the Insignia Retrospective Tasting experience

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

Vineyard and hills

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

Finding Freestone - Sonoma Coast Retrospective

Private Tasting

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

Guests enjoying a private wine tasting in the Joseph Phelps Insignia Room

Insignia Blending

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 glasses for an Insignia Blending experience

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

Wine glasses

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

A flight of Joseph Phelps Wine