Montebello


We don't have much information about this winery.
Why not add an image, write a description, or add some contact information?

Varietals Produced by Montebello View all

  • Negroamaro

    History of the grape: The name is a combination of the Italian words for “black” and “bitter,” however, the latter de...

  • Nebbiolo

    History of the grape: Two schools of thought exist as to the origins of Nebbiolo (which means “little fog” either for...

People getting updates on Montebello Winery Wines

Be the first follower of this winery and on your profile.

Page 1 of 6

Montebello on Snooth

  • This article is going on my list of "Top 10 Reasons Lists Are ... ... consistency, and, other than Montebello, reasonable pricing.&nbs Read More

    Forum post in the topic What do you think about this...


  • They did manage to get some good ones, Scholium, Lioco, Spottswode, Soliste (yay!), Arnot-Roberts, Hirsch, Littorai...http://www.thedailymeal.com/america-s-101-best-wineries-slideshow Read More

    Forum post in the topic What do you think about this...


  • Enjoyed the report...really reinforces the fact that I need to get out to ... ... the costs of their library Montebello's, they get up to $400+ pretty quick.I will avoid all Lodi until new information comes along, ditto for Temecula. However I'm interested in the potential of coastal So Cal sites that don't produce wine such as some of my stom... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Trip report from Lodi and RRV


  • After graduating from medical school and before beginning indentured service as a resident physician, my wife and I decided we should make a trip out to California wine country and Yosemite. So, a week after moving to my new residency location, we pawned off the two year old on the grandparents and headed for the hills of California.We arrived i... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Trip report from Lodi and RRV


  • Nice horizontal, Al. You should buy (at least) one or two more of each to lay ... ... and at some point add a Montebello, too!  ; Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • Geyserville ages, without a doubt. The '73 was my first zinfandel epiphany, ... 120 years old. Been making Montebello longer, of course. I think Harry Waugh (dead now but a very British, very honest taster--not like the American crew who followed and created then supported the 100pt scale) called Montebello the 'Latour' of America, after tastin... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • I haven't had the Montebello either, but I want one!  The trick is either getting the 2011 and being VERY patient, or scoring on an auction one that is older and not $190!  Did you see any Geyserville Big Al?  That's great too for about $37.I got a 2008  Bolgheri Superiore Guado al TossoI won't be opening that for a while. Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • EMARK, DMCKER, JONDERRY, DVOGLER and GREGT:  You are all to blame when I ... store to get the 2011 Ridge Montebello Cabernet Sauvignon ($39.99).  In addition, I bought a 2012 Courtese Nebbiolo Langhe (2011 was gone; at $24.99) and one of my favorites - a 2009 Heitz Cabernet Sauvignon ($42.97).  I found a 2006 Ridge Montebello Cabernet Sauvigno... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • What fun, Al.  You picked up some terrific wines, there.  Great to ... the investment of the "Montebello."  I'm guessing that the difference between the $40 Ridge "Estate" Cab and the $120 Ridge "Montebello" is that the "Montebello" is made from specially selected blocks of grapes from the Estate Montebello vineyard and, then gets special trea... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


  • Final comments for now on Ridge: you must also try Geyserville (it and Lytton ... Lytton ... and if you see a Montebello close or far that is baggable, shoot it and drag it home immediately. Lay it away for a special occasion. You will never be sorry, unless it's five years down the line you remember that you could've purchase one or several ... Read More

    Forum post in the topic Weekday Wines


1 2 3 4 5 6 next




Recipe Downloader

RiceSelect

Best Wine Deals

See More Deals »

Recent Forum PostsView all


Montebello wine ratings and reviews






Snooth Media Network