News and Events
August 28, 2012
Harvesting Well(s). Come join us at Ma(i)sonry in Yountville August 28th along with Michel Rolland, Doc Hendley, Bob Levy & Martha McClellan as we celebrate our projects that raise money for clean water in Ethiopia.
July 24, 2012
Every day in Ethiopia, millions struggle for their very lives due to drought and contaminated water. But you can personally give hope to over 50 people by acquiring one of Napa’s most stunning wines. Join Martha McClellan, Bob Levy and Doc Hendley as we bring clean water to over 10,000 needy people.
October 5, 2011
Montesquieu Wine Featured on NBC's Today Show. Last week the Today Show featured a delightful food pairing segment presented by Jessica Harnois, President of the Canadian Sommeliers Association.
September 23, 2011
Montesquieu Winery Legislative Updates for Direct to Consumer Shipping. It is hard to believe it is already nearing the end of September—what an eventful, wonderful year so far all around, with much progress made regarding direct shipping to consumers.
August 28, 2011
Derenoncourt's Window on the World of Wine in Saint-Émilion. During En Primeurs this April in Bordeaux we had the pleasure of attending the exclusive preview of Stéphane's new wine shop in Saint-Émilion, aptly named "Terres Millésimées".
August 17, 2011
Decanting Basics, by Montesquieu Winery: Part 2 — How to Decant? In Decanting Basics by Montesquieu Winery Part 1, we covered all about why and when to decant, relaying how although it may seem complicated...
August 06 2011 -
18th Annual Aspen Institute Summer Celebration. We are pleased to announce the continuation of our relationship with the Aspen Institute, partnering for a second straight year to ensure that the Institute's summer conference ...
August 3, 2011
Montesquieu Winery Reflects on VinExpo 2011: All Eyes on Asia, Not Losing Sight of US. VinExpo, the largest trade show of wine and spirits in the world, is always exciting to attend.
June 22, 2011
Travel Insights: Montesquieu Winery on the Splendors of Venice "Queen of the Adriatic." It's no secret Montesquieu Winery is fond of exploring wine regions off the beaten track, inspired by the thrill of adventure and discovery as we seek...
July 20, 2011
Looming Political Influence of Alcohol Wholesalers Illuminated in Staggering SWRA Study. On July 12 the Specialty Wine Retailers Association (SWRA) released a report—Toward Liquor Domination—about the alcohol wholesalers and their political spending habits.
July 14, 2011
Decanting Basics, by Montesquieu Winery: Part 1 — Why and When to Decant? With so many decanters and accessories to choose from, for some the idea of decanting may be intimidating or seem pretentious.
July 6, 2011
The Spirit of Wine: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness. Happy Birthday America! Independence Day is upon us, the Fourth of July- the day in 1776 that the wording of the Declaration of Independence was approved by Congress.
May 21 2011 -
An Affair of the Heart: Montesquieu Winery Collaborates to Honor St. Jude in Las Vegas. We at Montesquieu Winery are pleased to announce our partnership with St. Jude for the second annual Las Vegas Honors St. Jude: An Affair of the Heart fundraiser gala May 21, 2011 at the Mandarin Oriental.
May 10, 2011
Experiencing Harvest in Argentina: Falling in Love One Cluster at a Time In sports, it's the championship game. In law, it's the closing statement. In business, it's closing the deal.
November 12, 2009
Old World Harvest Report: Greatness Expected for Many Key Regions
October 15, 2009
Harvest Report September 2009 - Crunch Time in the Vineyards
June 16, 2009
Derenoncourt Makes Decanter's 2009 Power List
May 27, 2009
Prosecco: Too Good for Its Own Good?
May 18, 2009
Hailstorms batter Bordeaux
May 8, 2009
Massive rainstorms hit Piedmont
September 17, 2008
Stephane Derenoncourt featured in 2008 Decanter
September 17, 2008
Taking note of Rose'
August 6, 2007
First look at the upcoming 2007 harvest
April 1, 2007
March 16, 2007
To Chip or not to chip
March 16, 2007
February 6, 2007
Introducing the Colchagua Valley
November 3, 2006
Former President George H.W. Bush Attends N.I.A.F.
October 26, 2006
Exploring Alternatives to Chardonnay
October 24, 2006
October 23, 2006
New Winemaker Joins Montesquieu Team
September 15, 2006
New St. Emilion Classifications Announced
September 12, 2006
B.Y.O.W ! The Top 20 Restaurants
August 1, 2006
July 21, 2006
June 20, 2006
Napa Valley Wine Auction
April 20, 2006
New Members Join our Tasting Panel
March 9, 2006