Chateau Montelena Winery

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Chateau Montelena, located in Calistoga, California, is a historic winery famed for its victory in the 1976 Paris Tasting, which established Napa Valley as a premier wine-producing region. Founded in 1882, the winery gained international recognition when its 1973 Chardonnay outperformed French wines in a blind tasting, a pivotal moment known as the "Judgment of Paris." Specializing in Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Zinfandel, and Riesling, Chateau Montelena is known for its beautiful estate, featuring Gothic architecture and picturesque gardens. This winery remains a symbol of American winemaking excellence, attracting visitors with its rich history, stunning landscape, and premium wines. Wine list features Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, and Zinfandel. To check wine availability or book a tasting, please contact the winery.