**Effective August 6th, Napa County has mandated masks for all staff and guests indoors, regardless of vaccination status. Our tastings will continue to take place indoors in shared tasting locations with groups combined together without social distancing. If you need to cancel or modify a reservation in light of these changes, please contact us.
Thank you for your interest in visiting Chateau Montelena. We have several experiences to offer; from a casual taste of our current releases to an exclusive showcase of our flagship wine. Following your experience, you are welcome to explore the grounds of our Estate. Pricing below does not include local sales tax.
The Montelena Estate Collection showcases the exceptional character, quality and ageability of our flagship wine, the Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. This semi-private seated experience will begin with a library Chardonnay followed by a comparative tasting of four Estate Cabernet Sauvignon vintages. Monday-Thursday $105 per person, Friday-Sunday $120 per person. Approximately 90 minutes.
The Library Tasting is a testament to the ageability of Montelena wine. In this semi-private seated tasting, sample exclusive wines not commonly available in the market alongside library vintages of Montelena classics. Monday-Thursday $70 per person, Friday-Sunday $80 per person. Approximately 75 minutes.
A Taste of Montelena celebrates our current release wines, and the unique qualities within each bottle. Enjoy this tasting at a stand up bar at our historical Chateau. Monday-Thursday $45 per person, Friday-Sunday $55 per person. Approximately 45 minutes.
Using the CellarPass booking tool below, select a date, time and number of people in your party for appointment availability. We are currently closed to the public on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. All visitors to our Estate must be 21 years of age or older. If you have any questions, chat with us or call 800.222.7288.
Each experience may include combined parties ranging up to 8 to 10 participants. In order to preserve this intimate atmosphere, experiences are reserved exclusively for pre-paid adults. We kindly ask that adults not participating in the tasting, minors, children or infants do not attend. Any reservation modification or cancellation request must be received at least 48 hours prior to the tasting to avoid forfeiture of the participation fee. We start promptly at the scheduled time, so please arrive a few minutes early to ensure that you are able to enjoy your full experience. We are unable to accommodate late arrivals.
Planning to visit the valley with a pet or service animal in your party? Please review our pet policy.
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Is your preferred date or experience fully booked? While we do not offer a waitlist, any cancellations will update in real-time in the booking tool below, so please check back often.