Experience Napa Valley’s Oldest Winery
Napa Valley’s oldest wine estate, was established in 1861 and has been proudly stewarded by the Mondavi family since 1943. With more than 157 years of winemaking expertise, Charles Krug is the ultimate wine country destination.
First opened for public tastings in 1882, Charles Krug is home to California’s very first tasting room. Today you will find a world-class hospitality center, renowned for its exceptional wines, stunning design, and storied heritage.
Visit us in St. Helena and let us share our legendary estate with you.
Visit the Estate
Step inside our beautiful Redwood Cellar and immerse yourself in the rich history of Napa Valley winemaking. Enjoy our highly acclaimed, estate-grown wines, while exploring the fascinating history of Charles Krug, and the legendary Mondavi family. We look forward to welcoming you.
Tastings | 10:30 A.M. to 5 P.M.
2800 Main Street, St. Helena, CA 94574
TASTINGS & TOURS
Visit our iconic estate and let us share our Napa Valley heritage with you.Reserve your tasting.
CUCINA DI ROSA
Named in tribute to beloved family matriarch Rosa Mondavi, Cucina di Rosa enhances your tasting experience with artisan cheese and charcuterie offerings and authentic wood fired pizzas.
Pizza Kitchen Open Thursday to Monday 11-4
Experience one of the many events held at our great estate, considered a cultural hub of Napa Valley.View events calendar.
WEDDINGS AND PRIVATE EVENTS
Elegance meets history in the heart of Napa Valley, your special occasion will be simply breathtaking on our legendary estate.
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Join Us For A Tasting
The oldest winery in Napa Valley is also home to California’s first tasting room. Opened for public tastings in 1882 by Charles Krug, our tasting room has evolved into a world-class hospitality center, renowned for its exceptional wines, stunning design and storied heritage.
Explore Our Wines
Quality winemaking begins in the vineyards, and Charles Krug is fortunate to have extensive vineyard holdings throughout Napa Valley. Using sustainable farming practices and careful stewardship, winemaker Stacy Clark crafts elegant, finely balanced wines that express the unique terroir of each vineyard.
2019 LIBRARY RELEASE
1979 | 1989 | 2009
Our coveted collection of Vintage Selection wines dates back to 1944. Beautifully ensconced at our St. Helena estate, it is considered the oldest library of Cabernet Sauvignon in Napa Valley.
Our annual library release, featuring wines curated from three different decades, provides a rare window of access to this storied collection. The 2019 release includes one bottle each of 1979, 1989, and 2009 Vintage Selection Cabernet Sauvignon respectively. Only 60 units were created for this release which is offered at $800.
Welcome to Napa Valley’s Original Wine Club
As the oldest winery in Napa Valley, Charles Krug has a long and storied history of producing some of the region’s finest wines. Our membership programs offer a great way to maintain a deep and lasting connection to Charles Krug whether or not you are ever able to visit our iconic grounds.
We offer a variety of membership levels that all provide: preferred pricing, curated shipments of exclusive winery-only wines, and VIP treatment at the estate.
From signature events like the Napa Valley Film Festival and Tastings on the Lawn to curated nights of comedy and even a speaker series, Charles Krug is quickly emerging as a cultural hub of Napa Valley. Join us at our legendary estate for a memorable experience in a truly spectacular setting.
Charles Krug Comedy Series
Various Dates | 6:30 Doors Open – 7:30 Show
Join us for a fabulous night of laughter, delicious wines, tasty nibbles, and something fun as Charles Krug continues its Comedy Series. Bring your friends for something fun and different in Napa Valley. Delicious wine, wood-fired pizza and charcuterie/cheese boards available for purchaseReserve tickets.
The ultimate dinner party for the gourmand who loves haute cuisine and library vintages of Vintage Selection.
Peter Mondavi personally curates the vintages, which come directly from the Family Cellar. We typically enjoy vintages that date back to the ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s. Learn the fine art of decanting older Cabernet Sauvignons properly, for maximum enjoyment.
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Wine Release Party
Mix, mingle, sip and nibble while picking up your favorite Fall wines!
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