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Old World wine, New World fruit. In 1972, Jim Barrett set out to produce classically-styled wines using sun-ripe California grapes. Continuing that approach to winemaking today, we produce refined, age-worthy, food-friendly wines, and we are fortunate to have a dedicated team of individuals with decades of experience working in our vineyards and handcrafting our wines.
Chateau Montelena Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
Nose: The nose is classic Napa Valley, filled with juicy blackberries, rich cocoa, and cassis. After a few moments, dried cherry and a touch of tobacco come into focus along with some wispy notes of fresh violets. Palate: Density and concentration sum up the palate nicely as tight-grained tannin is ... more
Chateau Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 1999
The 1999 growing season was dominated by cool weather, then the last week of September really warmed up and we were able to allow the fruit to attain maximum maturity and ripeness before picking. Because we had a very small crop, the cool year and excellent ripening weather combined for ... more
Chateau Montelena Estate Zinfandel 2008
Bright ruby-red in the glass with good clarity and intensity of color, this 2008 Zinfandel draws you in, delivering rich aromas of bright red berry, slightly earthy briar berry, alluring spice and rhubarb pie, all complemented by soft, well-integrated oak tone. The palate opens clean and soft, building smoothly with ... more
Chateau Montelena Napa Valley Chardonnay 2009
In the glass, this wine has a classic Chardonnay hue of pale golden straw. The bouquet draws you in with delicate nuances of wet stones, lichee, white peach, orange blossoms, and a slight hint of toasted almonds. The palate is soft and fleshy and loaded with bright citrus tones of ... more
All sizes are 750mL unless otherwise noted.
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