Since 1972, Bo Barrett, Master Winemaker of Chateau Montelena, has been involved in every vintage. Decades of experience & intimate knowledge of the Estate vineyard allows him to consistently produce world class wines, at an American First Growth. Heidi Peterson Barrett is one of the world’s most renowned and respected winemakers. She has created some of the Napa Valley’s most famous wines, including Screaming Eagle, & Dalla Valle. She started her own, La Sirena, in 1994, and Barrett & Barrett with her husband Bo in 2010. Best known for perfectly balanced, elegant Cabs, she has international acclaim for many different wines. At the Paris Tasting of 1976, where four white Burgundies were tasted against six California Chardonnays, Chateau Montelena's 1973 Chardonnay triumphed & shocked the world. The results proved that Chateau Montelena & Napa could produce some of the world's finest wines.