We consider making the wines of Chateau St. Jean a privilege and a pleasure. So we feel especially gratified when others call us out for exceptional quality and notable winemaking talent. Here are a few of our latest citations.
Margo Van Staaveren Named 2008 Winemaker of the Year (Wine Enthusiast Magazine)
1996 Cabernet Sauvignon Cinq Cépages - "Wine of the Year" Wine Spectator, December 1999
1999 Cabernet Sauvignon Cinq Cépages - "#2 Wine of the Year" Wine Spectator, December 2002
The Quintessential Sonoma Winery
Only the finest!
Sonoma's first and foremost champion of single vineyard designated wines.
"One of the best wineries in Sonoma: Chateau St. Jean ... The wines are outstanding ..." Wine Spectator, June 15, 2002
"Chateau St. Jean's single vineyard Chardonnays are all exceptional wines." Robert M. Parker, Jr., The Wine Advocate, December 2000
Voted Best Wine Tasting Room for 2009 by the readers of North Bay Biz Magazine.
*** Rating (Excellent) from The San Francisco Chronicle - Soak up the splendor at Chateau St. Jean Tasting Room