Recommended For You

Loading, please wait...
2005 Chappellet - Cabernet Sauvignon Pritchard Hill Estate Vineyard 750ml
2005 Chappellet - Cabernet Sauvignon Pritchard Hill Estate Vineyard
USA - California - Napa - Napa Valley
Red / Cabernet Sauvignon
2005 Chappellet - Cabernet Sauvignon Pritchard Hill Estate Vineyard
This wine is currently sold out.
You can also bid on this wine. Contact us to learn how.
Professional Reviews


Vinfolio Author: Vinfolio Team Issue: 199

Several years ago Chappellet introduced a bottling of their best lots in what has become a wine of legendary following. Referred to PHEV in the shorthand of the winery, a companion Cabernet Franc-based wine is also produced under the same program, and the wines represent the most severe cuts to include only the best barrels from the best lots. Vinfolio receives only a small allocation of this world-class wine. Blended with 18% Petite Verdot and 6% Malbec. The nose shows exquisite concentration to the profound cassis, chocolate, licorice and black cherry aromas, with a polished vein of spicy oak. Nothing is lost in the translation to the palate as the wine is seamlessly integrated across all facets. Flavors of blackberry, licorice, allspice, and mocha are well integrated into a marvelous complexity.

Professional content appears courtesy of Vinfolio

Community Reviews


Adriel L Trust Rating: 98 Tasted On: 06/18/2010


Ant123 Tasted On: 12/31/2009


Stewart Trust Rating: 91 Tasted On: 09/08/2009


dougwilder Trust Rating: 99 Tasted On: 03/26/2009 Site Blog: dougwilder - the purely domestic wine blog

Aromas: Saturated dark cherry, currant, anise and chocolate Palate: Spicy blackberry, espresso, chocolate Impression: Complex concentration throughout, polished, sophisticated, in short an astoundingly delicious wine. 18% Petite Verdot, 6% Malbec

1 of 1 people found this review useful.

Corporate Office1890 Bryant St, Ste 208San Francisco, CA

Napa Warehouse644 Hanna Dr, Ste EAmerican Canyon, CA 94503

Get early access to new arrivals and special offers

Online auctions operated by Vinfolio, Inc. in accordance with CA ABC Act Section 23355.1(d) and Section 2328 of the CA Commercial Code. © 2004-2014 Vinfolio

Forgotten password
Enter your email and we will send you
your password