At Bennett Lane, we are blessed with a Napa Valley location that yields the finest quality grapes. In the cellar we make every effort to highlight this quality and bring it to fruition in the bottle. We are committed to minimal intervention and gentle handling, from the harvest to bottling. In this way, our wines can best express the essence of their terroir, or origin. The goal is to create elegant wines that are also rich in flavor.

We are reaching this goal each vintage, with award winning Napa Valley red wine. Bennett Lane has garnered an incredible total of 36 90+ Point wines from Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast and Robert Parker's Wine Advocate  


2013 Maximus White Feasting Wine         

Price $28.00

 

With aromas of white peach, papaya and orange blossom, this aromatic white wine displays incredible flavors of mandarin orange, mango and nectarine. The body is crisp and elegant with layers of fruit and a clean refreshing finish. 

                   Fermentation: No secondary Fermentation


Vintage: 2013


Harvest Date:October 2013

 


Aging:Stainless Steel



Appellation: Napa Valley


Alcohol:14.5%

 


Recommended Cellaring: 2014-2015   



Los Carneros San Giacomo Vineyard Reserve Chardonnay 2011

Price $45.00

 

 

The wine opens with aromas of ripe stone fruit and baked pear tarte, with hints of toasted hazelnut and vanilla oak.  On the palate, crisp juicy Bartlett Pear flavors are complemented by a touch of barrel fermented nuttiness and luscious ripe fruit. The wine has a rich and long bright clean finish. Drinkable now, yet the lively acidity will allow the wine to age up to five plus years.

                   Fermentation: 30% Malolactic Fermentation             

Vintage: 2011


Harvest Date:October 2011

 


Aging:French Oak


Appellation: Los Carneros


Alcohol: 14.5%

 


  Recommended Cellaring: 2014-2019



Maximus 2009 Napa Valley

Price $35.00

 

This is still the best deal in the Napa Valley. The blend on the 2009 Maximus is 69% Cabernet Sauvignon, 18% Syrah, 5% Malbec, 4% Merlot, & 4% Petit Verdot. The wine opens with aromas blackberry, violets and chocolate covered cherries.   On the palate the wine displays flavors of dark berries, mocha and cherries.  With elegant, velvety tannins that enhance the mouthfeel, the wine has a long fruit driven finish and pairs well with practically everything.

Vintage: 2009         


Harvest Date:October 2009


Aging: French Oak, 20% New 


Appellation: Napa Valley 


Alcohol: 14.5%    


Recommended Cellaring: 2014-2019



2009 Cabernet Sauvignon

Price $55.00

 

The 2009 is deep dark ruby in color with rich aromas of dark plum, red cherry and chocolate. The palate is composed of dense flavors of candied  dark fruit and subtle hits of vanilla oak. The finish is luscious and velvety, with elegant soft tannins.

Vintage: 2009


 Harvest Date:October 2009


Aging: French OAK, 30% New 


Appellation: Napa Valley


Alcohol: 14.9%


Recommended Cellaring: 2014-2020



Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 2006

Price $95.00

 

This 2006 release begins with aromas of cocoa, cherry and plum. Subtle floral aromas develop in the glass.  On the palate there are rich flavors of dark cherry and raspberry that lead to an elegant finish, with layers of rich texture and incredible length. The fruit for this wine is sourced primarily from two of our favorite vineyards. The Taplin 2 block of Lewelling vineyard in St Helena has been a main component of our Reserve Cabernet since its first bottling in 2002. Farmed by our vineyard manager Doug Wight, this vineyard always shows as the best of the best in our cellar. The newest component of this wine is our own Lynch Family Vineyard, from owner Randy and Lisa's Estate in Calistoga.

92 Points Wine Spectator" Tight, focussed and well structured, with a firm band of cedar and mineral laced currant, graphite, herb and cherry.  Gains complexity and depth before ending with ripe, chewy tannins.                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                          

Vintage: 2006 


Harvest Date:October 2006 


 Aging: French Oak, 30%New 


 Appellation: Napa Valley


 Alcohol: 14.5% 


 Recommended Cellaring: 2010-2017 



    2009 Lynch Family Cabernet Sauvignon

Price 125.00

 

One of our most exclusive productions - from the Lynch Family Estate in Calistoga.  Our true gem in the lineup of Cabernets - and our only single vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon.  The wine opens with incredible complexity and deep notes of berry, cherry and subtle notes of rose petal and vanilla.  Less than 100 cases produced.

 

                       

Vintage: 2009

Appellation: Napa Valley

 


HARVEST DATE: October 2009 

 


 Aging: French Oak, 30% New



Alcohol 14.5%  

 


RECOMMENDED CELLARING: 2010-2017