Madonna Estate-Mont St. John Cellars

Madonna Estate-Mont St. John Cellars

Since 1922 the Bartolucci family, has consistently created a perfect marriage of grapes and wine. As the third oldest wine-making family in the Napa Valley, it is important to them to continue the commitment to farm naturally and preserve the wine-making traditions of past generations.


5400 Old Sonoma Road
Napa, CA 94559
phone: (866) 724-2993
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Madonna Estate Winery: Due Ragazze Pinot Noir Reserve 2005
Madonna Estate Winery: Due Ragazze Pinot Noir Reserve 2005


Italian for “two girls,” Due Ragazze pays tribute to our organic grape growing traditions, and the rich winemaking heritage that is being continued today by the fourth generation family members, Brette and Taylor Bartolucci. This Pinot Noir reserve is a blend of four premium clones planted in a specific seven-acre plot on our Estate Vineyard. Each clone brings unique components to the wine, which in combination with French Oak aging, contributes to the intense berry jams flavors, well defined structure, and ageability of this premium reserve wine.

Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2003
Planted on the rolling hills of the Madonna Vineyard in Carneros, these Cabernet grapes have southern exposure. This southern influence provides maximum sun exposure for peak flavor maturity. The fruit is crushed and fermented in stainless steel tanks. After fermentation the wine is pressed and transferred into small oak barrels. It is then aged for 18 - 24 months. On the palate their Cabernet has a structured mouth feel with soft tannins and herbal undertones. This Cabernet Sauvignon compliments filet mignon, pork tenderloin, and hearty tomato based pasta dishes.


Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Chardonnay 2006
Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Chardonnay 2006


This Chardonnay begins with barrel fermenting our intensely flavored Carneros grapes in French oak. After resting on the lees to develop a hint of yeast character, it is bottle aged to maturity. With hints of apples, pears, and butterscotch our Chardonnay is creamy with a nice lingering finish, and pairs nicely with roasted poultry, cracked crab, and cream based pasta dishes.

Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Dolcetto 2006
Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Dolcetto 2006
Dolcetto is the newest member of Madonna's wine family! It is a sturdy, Northern Italian red that is an everyday favorite wine of the Piedmont Region. Intense in color with a whiff of exotic spice, our Dolcetto is drinkable upon release, or can be developed further with three to eight years of cellaring. With raspberry and cranberry fruit flavors, the Dolcetto has proven to have large tannins, a clean fresh finish, and pairs well with risotto, pork tenderloin, lamb, and lasagna.

Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Gewurtztraminer 2007
Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Gewurtztraminer 2007


This white wine is produced in very limited quantities and is sold only at the winery. It is treated gently to preserve its fresh, fruity, floral flavors. Released in the spring, this Gewurztraminer should be consumed when young. It makes for a delightful aperitif or dessert wine. It is spicy and crisp, also offers floral aromas and grapefruit character. It is especially suited for Far East cuisine, curries, and spicy foods.

Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Merlot 2005
Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Merlot 2005
There are 6 acres of Merlot grapes planted in Madonna's vineyard. Harvested at an average of 24° Brix, the grapes are crushed, and the must is fermented at 85° for 10 days with Pasteur Red yeast. After fermentation, the wine is pressed, racked once, and placed into small oak barrels for 16 - 18 months. Our Merlot has the aromas of raspberry, toasty oak, and green tea. It pairs well with lamb, prime rib, lasagna, roasted potatoes, and beef stew.

Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Pinot Grigio 2007
Madonna Estate Winery: Estate Pinot Grigio 2007
Madonna Estate Winery

This Pinot Grigio is an extremely versatile wine that can be enjoyed throughout the year. It is both complex and interesting, and has a clean, crisp finish with wonderful nuances of melon and pear that mingle on the palate. It has delightfully fresh, fruity aromas, and pairs well with crab cakes, quiche, risotto, and cream-based pasta dishes. The first harvest of Pinot Grigio was crushed in 1999.


Madonna Estate Winery: Muscat Canelli 2007
Madonna Estate Winery: Muscat Canelli 2007
Madonna Estate Winery

This white wine is produced in very limited quantities and is sold only at the winery. It is treated gently to preserve its fresh, fruity, floral flavors. Released in the spring, this Muscat Canelli should be consumed when young. It makes for a delightful aperitif or dessert wine. It is a slightly sweeter wine, with its lovely tropical fruit flavors, apricot and floral characteristics pairs well with fresh fruit, pound cake, cheesecake, and butter cookies.




Madonna Estate Winery: Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
Madonna Estate Winery: Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon 2004
Madonna Estate Winery

Planted on the rolling hills of the Madonna Vineyard in Carneros, these Cabernet grapes have southern exposure. This southern influence provides maximum sun exposure for peak flavor maturity. The fruit is crushed and fermented in stainless steel tanks. After fermentation the wine is pressed and transferred into small oak barrels. It is then aged for 18 - 24 months. On the palate their Cabernet has a structured mouth feel with soft tannins and herbal undertones. This Cabernet Sauvignon compliments filet mignon, pork tenderloin, and hearty tomato based pasta dishes.


Madonna Estate Winery: Barbera 2006
Madonna Estate Winery: Barbera 2006

Blackberry, rich cherry, moderate tannins with food balanced acidity characterizes this wine.


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