Chateau Montelena is one of the most celebrated wineries in Napa Valley. In 1976 at the Paris tasting, Chateau Montelena helped to put California at the forefront of the wine world with their Chardonnay. They have been pioneers in sustainability for over 40 years, with a solar powered winery, eco-friendly barrel caves, fish friendly farming and a Napa Green certified winery.
Producing a Classic styled wine using sun-ripe California grapes, their vineyards are naturally low-yielding because of their rocky soil. Chateau Montelena wines are handcrafted in the cellar. Their wines express the fruit from which they are made and the vintage in which they are grown. The winemakers are always chasing for balance with their wines.
The Barrett dream - start with their famous Chardonnay followed for four estate Cabernet Sauvignon. tasting take 90 minutes.
Current release by appointment - Its a semi-private experience, offering a flight of 5 wines. duration of one hour.
Library Tasting - Enjoy exclusive wines, Vintages of Montelena classics, 60 minutes tasting.
Chateau Montelena Tasting Prices:
The Barrett dream - $90 per person.
Current release by appointment - $40 per person.
Library Tasting - $60 per person.
Tasting Price: $40 - $90
Explore their vineyard and learn about the Climate topography, soils, farming practices. Availability dependent on weather and harvest season.
Taste their current release wines while exploring a guided walking through the property, takes 90 min.
Chateau Montelena Wine Tour Prices:
Vineyard Tour - $60 per person.
Estate Tour - $50 per person.
This winery offers Cave Tours on or nearby their winery facility. Cave Tours typically involve barrel room exploration in either natural caves or man made underground storage rooms.
This winery is known for its Great Views on the property.
This winery offers vineyard tours on or nearby the property.
This winery offers wine tastings on the property either by walk-in or appointment.
This winery offers wine tours on their property. Either of the winery facility, vineyards and/or cellar space.