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Joseph Phelps Vineyards Backus Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 (750ML) US Flag In Stock - Limited Qty
Joseph Phelps Vineyards Backus Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 (750ML)
94+ WA
"The single vineyard 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon Backus Vineyard from the Oakville Corridor is a monster. A 1,100-case blend of 94% Cabernet Sauvignon and the rest Petit Verdot and Malbec, it is bursting with aromas of charcoal, scorched earth, barbecue smoke, lead pencil shavings, graphite, cassis, blackberries, and oak. Dense purple to the rim and very closed, this is a big, muscular, full-bodied effort meant for serious long-term aging. Its potential is extraordinary, but I wouldn’t want to touch a bottle for 5-8 years. It should last for three decades or more...94+" WA 12/09 "This is rich on the nose, with chocolate, plum, blueberries, and coffee. Full bodied, classy, and powerful. A gorgeous wine, but this is still a little reserved. The finish goes on and on though. This will improve with some extra age...94" Jamessuckling.com 02/11
Product #: 338223

Bottle Price: $235.00
Case Price: $2,820.00