The Monticello Wine Company was founded in Charlottesville VA in 1873. It was reinvigorated by members of Afton's Smith family to keep this historic label alive. All wines are produced here at Afton Mountain Vineyards.
Cellar Red is a Bordeaux-style red blend of 46% Merlot, 36% Petit Verdot and 18% Cabernet Sauvignon. This is a medium-bodied red wine with good balance, fresh red fruit aromatics and smooth tannin structure.