Author Archives: Jamie Rothberg
For the first time ever, we hosted a Poetry Contest during the month of April. The grand prize? Two tickets to our annual party, The Movable Feast. Meet this year’s winner, Tom Elias of Woodland Hills, California.
With a bit of sunshine, and quite a lot of rain, the Glass Sippers have begun to bloom in the vineyard. We hope that, over the next few months, the bottles will continue to get bigger and bigger. However, this mini-size is perfect if you’d just like a taste of our Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. Click [...]
To celebrate the official recognition of Calistoga as an American Viticultural Area (AVA), we will be conducting three extraordinary public tastings. The last of these tastings will be held on Saturday, April 24th. Purchase a tasting of our current release wines for $20 and for an additional $5 enjoy a taste of rare, older vintages [...]
2006 Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Outstanding. “A beautiful, classic wine with loads of berry fruit, an earthy character, and a spicy, pure, rich finish.” -92 Points 2007 Napa Valley Chardonnay Outstanding. “Aromas of white peaches, apple skins, and crushed rocks presented in a fresh, medium-bodied, dry, zesty format.” – 90 Points 2006 Napa Valley Cabernet [...]
Today, we released our 2006 Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and our 2007 Montelena Estate Zinfandel. Come visit us at the winery, or at Press Club, to taste or purchase the delicious new releases. For more information on these wines, and our other wines, we encourage you to visit our ‘Wines’ page to read our Winemaker’s [...]
Please visit us at Press Club, an “urban tasting room” situated on Yerba Buena Lane in San Francisco, adjacent to the Four Seasons Hotel. We are proud to be an important participant in Press Club, which offers San Francisco visitors an opportunity to taste, purchase and enjoy wine from an exclusive variety of wineries not [...]
Bo Barrett grew up with Chateau Montelena and their Napa Valley chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon. He talks with WineTasteTV.com about the importance of staying focused on details, quality, and the people who have built their brand.
Wil Bailey talks with Bo Barrett about Chateau Montelena and the soil diversity among their Napa Valley vineyards.