Entries by Jessica

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NEW RELEASES for Late Summer Sipping

These selections from our favorites – both old and new – are sure to make those last summer moments divine. YOUNG HAGEN produces very small quantities of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from esteemed vineyard sites at elevation.  The winemaking is extremely natural allowing the great vineyards to shine through. Winemaker Tim Beranek began his winemaking […]

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If You Love SAUVIGNON BLANC…

…we have the Chardonnay for you! For the white wine aficionado that can appreciate a bright Chablis-style, the “White Hill” Chardonnay from Liquid Farm will not disappoint. With a more mineral driven profile, the wine was given its name in honor of the chalky white hills of Chablis and diatomaceous earth of Sta. Rita Hills, […]

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A Wine Riddle

Where can you get an acclaimed wine borne from a winery that has consistently earned 100 points from Robert Parker, Jr. over its 100-year history, crafted by one of the most renowned winemakers of our time, and under $60? This is a one-time opportunity to purchase a premium 2017 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon that has […]

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New Selections from MERRY EDWARDS

Ever since Merry Edwards wines hit the market, they have only been available through restaurant wine lists or direct from the winery. Now a few select retailers (including Capitol Cellars!) have been offered these wines and you can now experience the magic behind these extraordinary vineyards! After such a warm reception for the Chardonnay and Pinot […]

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New Releases for Summer 2020

You may not have heard from us in a few months but that’s only because we’ve been busy wrapping our arms around these beauties. This week, celebrate or commisserate, whatever your case may be, with one of these exceptional wines…at unpublishable prices! PAVI 2016 Napa Valley CABERNET SAUVIGNON Retail Price $85…Call or email for an […]

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MERRY EDWARDS Now Available to Select Retailers…including us!

Ever since Merry Edwards wines hit the market, they have only been available through restaurant wine lists or direct from the winery. Now a few select retailers (including Capitol Cellars!) have been offered these wines and you can now experience the magic behind these extraordinary vineyards! 2018 Russian River SAUVIGNON BLANC SPECIAL PRICE $35.95 95pts and […]

Capitol Cellars supports social distancing

With school closures, work challenges and social adjustments, we know this is a trying time for many.  It is for us, too, and we want to be part of the solution and support social distancing while local health officials advise us to do so. Rest assured, we are doing our part to maintain a very clean […]

2018 STANDARD DEVIATION Sauvignon Blanc XL

What isn’t special about this wine? Appellation: Sonoma Mountain is a tiny yet extraordinary area with multiple elevations, exposures, soils, temperatures and humidity – all combining for complexity beyond compare.  When viewed from the west, Sonoma Mountain isn’t a particularly dramatic peak. Comprised of a lumpy series of hills piled on top of each other, briefly […]

KEEVER 2015 “Yountville” Napa Valley CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Keever Vineyards is nestled in the western slopes of Yountville, California in the Napa Valley. It is a family-owned and operated winery, producing exquisite Cabernet Sauvignon from the family’s six acres of rocky, hillside vineyards The stony, loamy soils there are well-drained and well-suited to Cabernet Sauvignon. Their wines are crafted by Celia Welch Masyczek, […]

TAPLIN 2016 “Terra 9” Napa Valley CABERNET SAUVIGNON

Seeking new opportunities, John Orange Taplin came west to San Francisco during the Gold Rush, where he did what he knew best: raising cows. By 1871, San Francisco became too crowded for him, and he moved to St. Helena. The logo is based on his handwriting, taken from the logbook of his deliveries around town. Their […]