Montesquieu Winery

Nov 16

Finding the Fountain of Youth: Montesquieu Winery’s Grand Cru Champagne -

Montesquieu CEO Fonda Hopkins with Mailly Grand Cru folks.  Find out the story behind our amazing Grand Cru Champagne!

Montesquieu Winery Legislative Updates for Direct to Consumer Shipping -

Stay informed about laws that will make it more difficult for wine lovers to buy from small producers!  Laws like wholesaler-backed HR 1161 would be a great detriment to our business.

The Search for Great Terroir: Insight into California with Stéphane Derenoncourt -

Stephane in California

Stéphane in his element, find out more about his amazing talents here.  With insightful video!

Montesquieu Winery 2011 Pre-Harvest Update: Late and Light, Balanced and Concentrated -


Stéphane Derenoncourt’s Window on the World of Wine in Saint-Émilion -

Stephane and his new wine shop

The one place in the world to find Stephane’s wines of his consultancies as well as personal favorites.  

When in Bordeaux, a must-visit!

Montesquieu Winery's Favorite Barolo Winemaker: Livia Fontana -

Livia Fontana in her cellar

Come meet Livia Fontana- you’ll love her as much as we do!

Decanting Basics, Part 2 with Montesquieu Winery -

Decanting by Montesquieu Winery

Part 1 of Decanting Basics covered why and when to decant. Now learn how to decant with easy instructions.  

Decanting is one of the easiest and most helpful tools of getting the most out of your wine experience.  Enjoy!

Montesquieu Winery & Federico Benegas-Lynch -

Montesquieu Winery CEO and Federico Benegas-Lynch

Come take a peek into Mendoza, Argentina and meet the wonderful winemaker Federico Benegas-Lynch and his delectable Don Zofanor wines.

Every wine has a story, and Federico’s family history is full of them. Read, enjoy and watch the video, too!

Nov 15


Wine key!

Aug 28

Stéphane Derenoncourt’s Window on the World of Wine in Saint-Émilion