Wine List

Simply stated, great food deserves great wine. Boasting over 450 wine options and selections, Benbow Historic Inn guarantees a delectable wine pairing suitable for any pallette. Take a moment to browse our extensive wine list below, featuring many local favorites from Sonoma, Napa and Mendocino Counties.

Our menus are subject to change based on the availability of products. If you have food allergies or dietary restrictions, please alert your server. An 18% gratuity may be added to parties of 8 or more and we can only issue one check for parties of 8 or more. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of food-borne illness

Sparkling Wine

NV Villa Sandi Prosecco-Valdobbiadene, Italy

10

NV McFadden Brut-Mendocino

14

NV Roederer Estate Brut-Anderson Valley, California

14

Whites and Rosé

2017 Joseph Jewell Rosé of Pinot Noir Ryan Vineyard-Humboldt County

8

2017 Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc-Marlborough, New Zealand

10

2016 Merry Edwards Sauvignon Blanc-Sonoma Coast

18

2016 Navarro Dry Riesling-Mendocino

9

2016 Briceland Vineyards Arneis-Mendocino

12

2016 Narvarro Gewurztraminer-Mendocino

12

NV Benbow Chardonnay-Rutherford

8

2016 Rombauer Chardonnay-Carneros

18

Reds

2014 Joseph Jewell Pinot Noir-Humboldt County

17

2016 Schug Pinot Noir-Sonoma Coast

13

NV Benbow Cabernet Sauvignon-Rutherford

8

2015 McNab Cabernet Sauvignon Mendocino

10

2015 Michael-David Petite Petit-Lodi

12

NV Benbow Merlot-Rutherford

8

2014 Roth Estate Merlot-Sonoma Coast

14

2016 Seghesio Zinfandel-Sonoma County

14

Champagne

NV Veuve Cliquot Brut-Champagne

60

NV Bollinger Special Cuvee-Champagne

75

NV Canard-Duschene Brut-Champagne

42

NV Laurent Perrier Cuvee Brut-Champagne

48

White

2013 Godspeed Chardonnay- Mount Veeder, Napa

40

2011 Pride Mountain Chardonnay-Napa Valley

38

2015 Merry Edwards Sauvignon Blanc-Russian River Valley

62

2009 Brundlmayer Riesling “Zobinger Heiligenstein”- Kamptal, Austria

54

2012 Brundlmayer Riesling “Zobinger Heiligenstein”- Kamptal, Austria

54

2012 Giacomelli Pianacce Vermentino-Liguria, Italy

27

2011 Hugel Gewurtztraminer-Alsace

28

2015 Pride Mountain Viognier-Sonoma County

56

Red

2010 Godspeed Cabernet Sauvignon- Mount Veeder, Napa

60

2016 Ramey Claret-Napa Valley

39

2016 Schug Pinot Noir-Carneros

42

2014 Kosta Brown Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast

95

2012 Rocche Costamagna Barolo Dell’Annunziata DOCG-Piedmont

42

Champagne

NV Bollinger Special Cuvee-Reims, France

115

NV Veuve Cliquot Yellow Label Brut-Reims, France

112

NV Laurent Perrier Brut-Reims, France

99

NV Billecarte Salmon Brut Rose-Reims, France

158

2006 Dom Perignon Brut-Reims, France

328

2007 Perrier Jouet Belle Epoque-Reims, France

265

2006 Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blanc-Reims

275

Sparkling

NV Villa Sandi Prosecco-Valdobbiadene, Italy

44

2010 Iron Horse Cuvee 50-Russian River

60

NV McFadden Brut-Potter Valley

57

2009 Roederer Estate L’Hermitage Brut-Anderson Valley

94

NV Roederer Estate Brut-Anderson Valley

48

Chardonnay

France

2015 A. Bichot Cote Chalonnaise 1er Cru Montagny

65

2014 Jean Marc Brocard Chablis Domaine St. Claire AC

49

Italy

2010 Ettore Germano Langhe DOC

49

California, United States

NV Benbow-California

30

2011 La Folette-North Coast

34

2016 Trinity River Vineyards-Humboldt County

42

Mendocino, California, United States

2015/2016 McFadden Blue Quail-Potter Valley

38

2013 Whitethorn Cellars, Light Vineyard

52

2014 Saracina Unoaked

46

Napa, California, United States

2014 Beringer Reserve

75

2011 Godspeed-Mt. Veeder

83

2015 Patz & Hall-Hyde Vineyard

98

2016 Rombauer-Carneros

80

2013 Shafer-Red Shoulder Ranch

105

Santa Barbara County, California, United States

2010 Sandi

39

Sonoma, California, United States

2015 Chalk Hill Estate-Russian River Ranches

82

2013 Dutton Goldfield, Dutton Ranch-Russian River Valley

69

2015 Hanzell-Sonoma Valley

88

2013 Jordan-Russian River Valley

72

2013 Kistler, Les Noisetiers-Sonoma Coast

97

2011 Merry Edwards Olivet Lane Vineyard-Russian River Valley

102

2009 Nalle Reserve, Hopkins Ranch-Russian River Valley

79

2013 Pahlmeyer-Sonoma Coast

84

2006 Paul Hobbs-Richard Dinner Vineyard-Sonoma Mountain

118

2010/2011 Peter Michael, Ma Belle-Fille-Knights Valley

153

Oregon, United States

2010 Adea Durant Vineyard-Dundee Hills

49

2013 Chateau Ste. Michele, Mimi-Horse Heaven Hills

36

Washington, United States

2011 Woodward Canyon

82

Gewurtztraminer

2015 Navarro-Anderson Valley-Mendocino

49

2012 Stony Hill-Napa Valley

61

Pinot Grigio/Pinot Gris

France

2012 Domaine Schlumberger Les Princes Abbes

63

2004 Meyer Fonet Vin de Alsace

48

Italy

2016 Alois Lageder-Alto Adige

32

United States

2016 Toulouse-Anderson Valley-Mendocino

58

Riesling

Austria

2011 Brundlmayer, Kamptaler Terrassen-Langenlois

58

Germany

2012 Dr. Loosen, Erdener Treppchen, Spatlase-Mosel

79

2012 Dr. Loosen, Graacher Himmelreich, Spatlese-Mosel

66

2012 Dr. Loosen Urziger Wurzgarten, Kabinett-Mosel

55

2007/2012 Dr. Loosen, Wehlener Sonnenuhr, Auslese-Mosel

98

2013 Loosen Bros., Dr. L,-Mosel

44

2012 Michael Frolich Scheurebe, Kabinett-Nahe

36

United States

2015 Eroica, Chateau Ste. Michele and Dr. Loosen-Washington

42

2013 Navarro, Anderson Valley-Mendocino

49

2010/2012 Stony Hill-Napa Valley

61

Sauvignon Blanc

France

2016 Domaine de la Perrier-Sancerre AOC

59

2012 Le Domaine Sagat-Pouilly Fume

69

New Zealand

2016 Kim Crawford-Marlborough

39

2017 Three Brooms-Marlborough

31

United States

2016 Briceland Vineyards Reserve

30

2016 Chalk Hill Estate-Sonoma

38

2013/2014 Cliff Lede, Stags Leap District-Napa

59

2016 Fieldbrook Elizabeth Vineyard-Redwood Valley

38

2016 McNab-Mendocino

30

2016 McFadden, Blue Quail-Potter Valley

38

2016 Merry Edwards-Russian River Valley

68

2016 Old Growth Cellars-California

29

2017 Vina Robles-Paso Robles

28

White Wine Blends

California, United States

2013 Adelaida(Rousanne, Grenache Blanc)-Paso Robles

56

2012 Conundrum, Proprietary White Blend-California

58

2012 Tablas Creek Espirit de Beaucastel
(Rousanne, Grenache Blanc, Picpoul Blanc)-Paso Robles

85

Other Whites of Interest

Austria

2014 Biohof Pratch Gruner Vetliner –Neiderosterreich

32

2013 Leth Gruner Vetliner Steinagrund-Wagram

44

Alsace, France

2012 Zind-Humbrecht Muscat

61

Loire Valley, France

2012 Chateau d’Epire Cuvee Speciale Savennierres, Grand Cru

76

2014 Domaine Pichot, Domaine Le Peu de le Moirette, Vouvray AOC

37

2012 Guy Sagat, Marie de Beauregard, Vouvray AOC

42

Italy

2014 Vigna Madre Passerina-Terre di Chieti

62

Portugal

2014 Casa Ferreirinha Planalto Branca Riserva-Douro

44

United States

2014 Barbousville Vineyard Reserve Viognier-Virgina

55

2014 Bokisch Garnach Blanca, Borden Ranch-Lodi

38

2016 Briceland Arneis, Spirit Canyon Vineyards-Mendocino

49

2010 De Ponte Melon de Bourgogne, Dundee Hills-Oregon

57

2013 Dry Creek Chenin Blanc-Clarksburg

33

2010 Dogwood Cornus Melange de Blanc, Chiles Valley-Napa

45

2013 McNab French Colombard, Neimi Vineyard-Mendocino

34

2014 Navarro Edelzwicker-Anderson Valley

37

2014 Pride Mountain Viognier-Sonoma

89

2008 Roots Melon de Bourgogne, Yamhill-Carlton District-Oregon

57

2007 Tahbik Marsanne, Museum Release-Australia

36

Rosé Wines

2016 Alta-Napa Valley

28

2017 Domaine de la Sangliere Juliette (Grenache/Syrah)-Provence

45

2016 Muga Rioja-Spain

31

2017 Saracina Atrea Skid Rose (Malbec/Grenache)-Mendocino

46

Cabernet Sauvignon

Napa Valley, California, United States

2014 – Beringer, Knights Valley

69

2012 – B.V. George De Latour

168

2013 – Caymus, “Special Select”

192

2009 – Continuum, “Proprietary Red”

224

2011 – Continuum, “Proprietary Red”

220

2010 – Gallegos Winery

95

2010 – Godspeed, Mount Veeder, Napa Valley

95

2013 – Spottswoode, Napa Valley

230

2014 – Spottswoode, Napa Valley

225

2014- Titus Estate, Napa Valley

99

2015 Turnbull -Napa Valley

70

Napa – Oakville, California, United States

2014 Paradigm Estate

140

Napa – Rutherford, California, United States

NV Benbow, Rutherford

30

Napa – Stags Leap District, California, United States

2010 – Cliff Lede, “Poetry”

220

2012/2014 – Cliff Lede

125

2011 – Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, “Fay”

168

Sonoma, California, United States

2012 – Jordan, Alexander Valley

92

2013 – Jordan, Alexander Valley

90

2011 – Mount EdenVineyards, Santa Cruz Mountains

95

2014 – McNab, Mendocino County

46

Washington, United States

2010 – Cadaretta, Columbia Valley

67

2010 – Quilceda Creek, Columbia Valley

288

2011 – Quilceda Creek, Columbia Valley

285

Malbec

2015 – Aruma, Mendoza- Argentina

36

2014 – CARO (Catena/Rothschild – 66% Malbec,
34% Cabernet Sauvignon) Mendoza- Argentina

106

Merlot

California, United States

NV – Benbow, California

30

2008 – Rocca, Grigsby Vineyard – Yountville

84

2014 – Roth, Sonoma County

50

Carneros, California, United States

2013 – Pride Mountain

106

2013/2014 – Rombauer, Carneros

74

Napa, California, United States

2009 – Robert Foley

94

Oregon, United States

2012 – L’Ecole No. 41, Seven Hills Vineyard – Walla Walla Valley

78

Washington, United States

2010 – Woodward Canyon, Columbia Valley

89

Pinot Noir

France

2011 A. Bichot Vosne Romanee 1er Cru Malconsorts

230

Carneros, California, United States

2012 – Larry Hyde & Sons, Larry Hyde & Sons Vineyard

195

2015 – Schug Carneros

87

Mendocino, California, United States

2011 Alder Springs Row Five Signature

52

2015 – McFadden, Potter Valley “Blue Quail”

48

2012/2013 – Toulouse, Anderson Valley

90

2007 – Whitethorn Cellars, Demuth Vineyard, Anderson Valley

75

Santa Cruz Mountains, California, United States

2013 Bargetto Regan Vineyards Reserve

58

2013 – Windy Oaks, “Diana’s Block”

89

Santa Rita Hills, California, United States

2008 – Roessler, La Encantada Vineyard

90

2013 – Sea Smoke, “Southing”

169

Sonoma, California, United States

2015 Chalk Hill Estate-Russian River Valley

65

2011 – Joseph Jewell, “Rubies,” Russian River Valley

105

2015 – Merry Edwards- Russian River Valley

90

2014 – Merry Edwards, Coopersmith- Russian River Valley

102

2015 – Schug-Sonoma Coast

50

Oregon, United States

2015 Archery Summit-Willamette Valley

68

2014 Domaine Serene Evanstad Reserve-Willamette Valley

120

2014 St. Innocent Momtazi Vineyard-Willamette Valley

63

Petite Sirah

California, United States

2014 – Old Growth Cellars, Clarksburg

58

2008 – Saunter, Palisides Vineyard – Napa Valley

91

Syrah/Shiraz

Chile

2007 – Kingston Family, “Bayo Oscuro,” Casablanca Valley

66

France

2014 – Domaine Faury, Saint Joseph AOC – Northern Rhone

70

2012Jean-Luc Columbo Terriors du Vent Violetto-Languedoc

68

California, United States

2011/2012 – Alder Springs, “Row Five,”- Mendocino

87

2005 – Parmelee Hill, Estate Vineyard Block B- Sonoma Valley

72

2007 – Saracina, Rodger’s Creek Vineyard-Sonoma Coast

78

2010 – Wind Gap-Sonoma Coast

73

Washington, United States

2012 – Hedges,“Cuvee Marcel Dupont,” Les Gosses Vineyard–Red Mountain

68

Zinfandel

California, United States

2014 – Boeger, Walker Vineyard-El Dorado

42

2010 – Neyers, Del Barba Vineyard -Contra Costa County

70

2010 – Saucelito Canyon Estate-Arroyo Grande Valley

72

2011 – Shedhorn, Lake County

55

Napa, California, United States

2016 Biale Black Chicken

84

2011 – Lagier Meredith, “Tribidrag”-Mount Veeder

80

Mendocino, California, United States

2015 – Briceland

55

Sonoma, California, United States

2009 – Ottimino, “Little 8,” Ottimino Vineyard-Russian River Valley

61

2014 – Ravenswood, “Old Vine”

48

2015 – Seghesio

53

2012 – Turley, Fredrick Vineyard Old Vine

109

Sonoma – Dry Creek, California, United States

2011 – Joseph Jewell, Grist Vineyard

69

2010 – Nalle, “Dry Creek Valley”

73

Washington, United States

2008 – Zerba, Les Collines Vineyard-Walla Walla Valley

75

American Red Wine Blends

Cabernet Blends

2010 – Godspeed, “Trinity,” (Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Malbec)-Napa Valley

84

2009 – Peter Michael, “Les Pavots,”
(Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Petit Verdot)-Knights Valley

288

2009/2011 – Quilceda Creek, Columbia Valley-Washington

248

2015 Sebastiani Gravel Bed Red (Cabernet, Merlot, Malbec)-Sonoma

50

California Blends

Sean Thackrey Pleiades XXVI Old Vine Red Blend

54

Rhone Style Blend

2012 – Tablas Creek, “Esprit de Beaucastel,” Paso Robles

84

Super Tuscan Blends

2012 – Nello Olivio, Toscanello,
(Sangiovese, Sagrantino, Barbera, Petite Sirah)-El Dorado

89

Other American Red Varietals

2011 – Fieldbrook, Barbera, Foxhill Vineyards-Mendocino

49

2013 – Hatcher, Barbera, Amador County

39

2013 – Boeger, Cabernet Franc, El Dorado

39

2012 – Tofanelli, Charbono, Napa Valley

75

2010 – Bokisch, Graciano, Terra Alta Vineyard- Clements Hills

45

2008 – Hatcher, Mourvèdre, Calaveras County

53

2010 – Sorelle, “Sorisso,” Primitivo, Lodi

50

2012 – Nello Olivio, Sagrantino, El Dorado County

130

2012 – Truchard, Tempranillo, Carneros-Napa

59

French Reds

Chateaneuf-du-Pape

2011 – Chateau de Beaucastel

199

2010 – Domaine du Veiux Lazaret

95

2012 – M. Chapoutier, “La Bernardine”

95

Loire Valley

2010 – Catherine & Pierre Breton, “Franc de Pied,” Bourgueil AOC

71

Rhone

2013 – Domaine Faury, Saint Joseph

70

2014 – Domaine Faury, Saint Joseph AOC, (Syrah, Viognier, Roussanne, Marsanne)

70

Southern France

2014 – Domaine d’Aupilhac, Pays d’Hérault Rouge, “Les Servières,” Cinsault

58

Italian Reds

Piedemont

2012 – Produttori del Barbaresco, Nebbiolo

64

2011 – Rocche Costamagna, “Dell ‘Annunziata,” Nebbiolo, Barolo DOCG

87

Tuscany

2013 – Antinori, “Tignanello,” (Single Vineyard Super Tuscan) Toscana IGT

179

2010 – Piccini, “Sasso Al Poggio,” (Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sangiovese)

79

Umbria

2008 – Arnaldo Caprai, Sagrantino, “Sagrantino Di Montefalco Collepiano”

155

Other World Red Wines

Argentina

2009 – Ksana, Bonarda, Mendoza

39

Chile

2010 – Vina Siegel, “Gran Crucero,” (Cab, Carmenere, Syrah) Colchagua Valley

77

Portugal

2012 – Quinta do Crasto, “Reserva,” Douro DOC

86

Spain

2011 – Borsao, “Tres Picos,” Garnacha, Campo de Borja DO

56

Large Format Wines

White Wines

(1.5 Litre Magnum) Mer Soleil (Chardonnay) Santa Lucia Highlands, 2009

Red Wines

(1.5 Litre Magnum) Michael-David, “Petite Petit,” (Petite Sirah, Petit Verdot) Lodi, 2009

(6 Litre Methuselah) Sterling, (Cabernet) Diamond Mountain Ranch Vineyard- Napa Valley, 1990

(1.5 Litre Magnum) Chateau D’Aurilhac, (Cru Bourgeois) Haut Medoc- France, 2005

Alcohol Free Selections

Sparkling

NV Chateau Le Fleur Sparkling Brut-California

26

Restaurant Reviews

Here's what guests are saying about our restaurant!

We spent our weekend enjoying the relaxing and beautiful surroundings, over the top food, and attentive staff. The special packages offered made our stay affordable and prompted us to upgrade our room. Thanks to everyone at The Benbow INN for a memorable stay!

— Xavier Ayala, 19 December 2017

 4.8 Average Rating

Just so beautiful in the Inn with beautiful architectural and the dining room was 5+. Food was fantastic and service was top drawer and classy. The gardens were well kept and so inviting. Lovely relaxing environment!

— Michelle Owens, 14 September 2018

 5 Average Rating

Lovely property! Very much loved our Sunday brunch experience & our leisurely stroll through the beautiful grounds & Inn! Congrats on giving an excellent historical property experience!! God bless!!

— Lillian Ritchie, 5 October 2018

 4.7 Average Rating