Joseph Phelps Le Mistral 2008


SKU 05002


The 2008 Le Mistral is dark and savory with black fruit, dried herbs and white pepper. With a deep red color and intense character, it is spicy with complex layers of dark currant, licorice, red berry and a long, lingering finish.
Category Red Wine
Country California
Region Central Coast
Appellation Monterey
Brand Joseph Phelps
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Wine EnthusiastA dry, peppery Rhône-style blend, not to be confused with Joseph Phelps' old wine of the same name. The mouthfeel is rugged but rich, housing cherry, blackberry, currant and bacon flavors.

Steve Heimoff, July 1, 2011