Wine List

Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2011Our wine list is centered on a 1000-bottle cellar, holding on to treasures from California, the Great Northwest, Australia, New Zealand, France and Italy. It is with great pride that we have structured this list for your enjoyment. Notable vintners and vintages on our list will assure plenty of selections for all tastes and interests. We are proud to have this available to enhance your dining experience.

Our award winning wine list changes due to availability.  Please contact 
the restaurant for current selections.

Chester’s Chophouse is a proud recipient of the
Wine Spectator "Award of Excellence"  2006 thru 2017

“Lots of wines, many of the good wines, let you taste the noise. But only the best let you taste the silence. ”
  - Terry Theise (The Manifesto, 2009)

French Artisan "Grower" Champagne

Champagne is on the verge of profound change. There is a growing realization that its viticulture has become slovenly and the subtleties of its terroir have been neglected.

“The era of good growers and great vineyards is just beginning.” – The New France

  • Gimonnet- Gonet, “Tradition”, Le-Mesnil Sur-Oger, nv
  • Jean Michel, Brut Blanc de Meunier, Millésime, France, 2012
  • Leclerc Briant, Brut Rose, Epernay, France, nv
  • Gimonnet-Gonet, “Prestige”, Brut, Grand Cru, 2009
  • Jean Lallement, Brut, Verzenay, nv
  • Vilmart & Cie, “Cuvee Rubis,“ Brut Rose, Rilly La-Montagne, nv
  • Pierre Peters, Brut-Grand Cru, Blanc de Blanc, France, nv

Classic Champagne & Sparkling Wine

  • Schramsberg, Blanc de Blanc, Napa, 2013
  • Moet & Chandon, “Imperial,” Epernay, France, NV 375ml-half
  • Veuve Clicquot, Yellow label, brut, France, nv
  • Moet & Chandon, Brut, Rose, France nv
  • Dom Perignon, Epernay, France, 2006
  • Veuve Clicquot, “La Grande Dame,” Reims France, 2006

Chardonnay

  • F.A. Ferret, Pouilly- Fuisse, “Le Clos”, France, 2015    375ml-half
  • Closerie des Alisiers, Chablis, Villes Vignes, France, 2011
  • Domaine Yves Girardin, Savigny-les-Beaune, France, 2010 & 11
  • Rombauer, Chardonnay, Carneros, 2015
  • Stolpman Vineyards, Roussanne, Ballard Canyon, CA, 2013
  • Stag’s Leap, Chardonnay, Napa, 2015
  • BK Wines, “Ovum” Pinot Gris, Adelaide Hills, Australia, 2015
  • Cakebread Cellars, Chardonnay, Napa, 2014
  • Grgich Hills, Chardonnay, Napa, 2012, 2013
  • F.A. Ferret, Pouilly- Fuisse, “Le Clos”, France, 2015
  • Ramey, Chardonnay, Russian River, Sonoma, California, 2013
  • Newton, Unfiltered Chardonnay, Napa, 2013, 2014
  • Clos de la Chapelle, Corton Charlemagne, Grand Cru, 2014
  • Dom Duc De Magenta, Chassagne-Montrachet, France, 2015
  • Jadot, Puligny-Montrachet, “La Garenne”, France, 2015

Sauvignon Blanc & Great Whites

  • Robert Sinskey, Pinot Blanc, Los Carneros, CA, 2013 375ml-half
  • Craggy Range, Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand, 2016
  • Schäfer-Fröhlich, Bockenhauer Kabinett, Riesling, Ger, 2013
  • Cliff Lede, Sauvignon Blanc, Napa Valley, 2015
  • Merry Edwards, Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma, 2013, 2014
  • Hippolyte Reverdy, Sancerre, Loire Valley, France, 2015
  • Domaine Vacheron, Sancerre, Loire Valley, France, 2013, 2015

Pinot Noir

  • Hirsch Vineyards, “San Andreas Fault”,Sonoma, 2013  1.5 ltr
  • Siduri, Santa Lucia Highlands, CA, 2014
  • Frank Family Vineyards, Carneros, Napa Valley, 2013, 2014
  • Failla, Sonoma Coast, Sonoma, 2014
  • North Valley, “Origins,” Dundee Hills, OR, 2014
  • Goldeneye, Anderson Valley, 2013
  • Shane, “The Charm”, Russian River, Sonoma, 2013
  • Etude, Carneros “Estate,” Napa, 2014
  • Belle Glos, “Clark & Telephone”, Santa Barbara, 2015
  • EnRoute, “Les Pommiers”, Russian River Valley, 2014
  • Domaine Serene, Evenstad Res., Willamette Valley, OR, 2013

French Burgundy

  • Louis Jadot, Pommard, Beaune, France, 2015 375ml-half
  • Domaine des Heritiers, Corton-Pougets, Grand Cru, 2015 1.5 ltr
  • Christophe Buisson, Saint-Romain, Bourgogne, FR, 2013
  • Domaine A.-F. Gros, Pommard, Cote-d’Or, FR, 2009
  • Domaine des Heritiers, Beaune Theurons, France, 2015
  • Gerard Raphet, Chambolle- Musigny, Les Bussieres, FR, 2014
  • DomA.-F. Gros, Savigny Les Beaune, Premier Cru, Clos des Guettes, 2009
  • DomA.-F. Gros, Savigny Les Beaune, Premier Cru,Clos des Guettes, 2010
  • Domaine Gagey, Chambolle-Musigny, “Les Drazey”, Beaune, FR, 2015
  • Domaine Louis Jadot, Echezeaux, Grand Cru, France, 2011
  • Clos de la Chapelle, Pommard 1er Cru, Les Chanlins, Vieilles Vignes, 2014
  • Clos de la Chapelle, Pommard 1er Cru, Grands Epenots, 2014
  • Clos de la Chapelle, Beaune 1er Cru, Les Teurons, 2014

 

Zinfandel, Malbec, Shiraz, French Blends

  • Marcel Lapierre, “Morgon”, Gamey, France, 2014     1.5 ltr- Lrg
  • Catena Zapata, Malbec Argentino, Argentina, 2008  1.5 ltr- Lrg
  • Khalkhal-Pamies, “Kalys”, Minervois, Carignan, France, 2012
  • Domaine de la Ville Rouge, Crozes-Hermitage, France 2012
  • Marcel LaPierre, “Morgon”, Gamey, France, 2015
  • Chateau des Jacques, “Cote du Py”, Morgon, France, 2015
  • Colome, Malbec, Argentina, 2014
  • Orin Swift, “Saldo”, Zinfandel, Napa, 2015
  • Robert Biale Vineyards, “Black Chicken”, Zinfandel, Napa, 2015
  • Martinelli, “Vigneto di Evo,“ Zinfandel, Russian River, CA 2013
  • Zaca Mesa, “Z Three,“ Rhone Varietal, Santa Barbera, 2012
  • Chât. Montmirail, Cuvée de Beauchamp, Gigondas, FR, 2012
  • Mas Karolina, “l’envere,“ Rhone Varietal, Roussillon, FR, 2008
  • John Duval Wines, “Entity“, Shiraz, Barossa, AU, 2013
  • BK Wines, “Cult“, Syrah, Adelaide Hills, AU, 2014
  • Vieux Télégraph, Chateaunuef du Pape, France, 2014
  • Feraud-Brunel, Chateaunuef du Pape, France 2012

 Italian & Super Tuscan Blends

  • Cavallotto, Dolcetto d”Alba, Piedmont, Italy, 2015
  • Leone de Castris, Salice Salentino, Puglia, Italy, 2013
  • Silvio Giamello, Barbaresco, Nebbioli, Italy, 2011
  • Bussola, “Ca’del Laito”, Ripasso Superiore, Italy, 2012
  • Azelia, Barolo, Luigi Scavino, Piedmont, Italy, 2013
  • Silvio Nardi, Brunello di Montalcino, Italy 2011
  • La Lecciaia, Brunello di Montalcino, Italy 2010
  • Sordo, Barolo, Castiglione Falletto,  Italy 2012
  • Ceretto, Barolo, Alba, Italy, 2011
  • Guidalberto, Tenuta San Guido, Toscana, Italy, 2014
  • Masi, Amarone, “Costasera“, Italy, 2011

Meritage, Bordeaux & Red Blends

  • Estancia “Meritage,” Paso Robles, Red, 2012 375mL – half
  • Andrew Will, “Sorella,” Champoux Vin, WA, 2012 375Ml – half
  • The Prisoner, Oakville Napa, Red, 2014 1.5L – Lrg
  • Tranche, Cabernet Franc, Walla Walla, WA, 2009 1.5L – Lrg
  • Joseph Phelps, Insignia, Red Wine, Napa, 2009   1.5L – Lrg
  • Joseph Phelps, Insignia, Red Wine, Napa, 2011   1.5L -  Lrg
  • Chateau D’Arcole, Grand Cru St-Emilion, France, 2013
  • Estancia, Meritage, Paso Robles, 2013
  • Chinon, Cabernet Franc, Les Pensees de Pallus, FR, 2013
  • Mullan Road Cellars by Cakebread, Columbia Valley, WA 2014
  • Robert Sinskey,“POV“, Napa Valley Red, Napa 2012
  • Girard, “Artistry,“ Napa Red, Napa, 2014
  • Flora Springs, “Trilogy,” Meritage, Napa, 2013
  • Sullivan Family, “Coeur de Vigne,” Napa, 2012
  • Cain Five, Meritage, Napa, 2011, 2012
  • Opus One, Mondavi/Rothschild, Meritage, Napa, 2013

Merlots

  • Pride, Merlot, 80% Napa/20% Sonoma, 2014 375mL - half
  • Swanson, Merlot, Napa, 2013
  • Summers, Knights Valley, Merlot, Sonoma, 2012
  • Twomey by Silver Oak, Merlot, Napa Valley, 2012
  • Duckhorn, Merlot, Napa, 2013
  • Hourglass, Blueline Estate, Napa, 2013

Spanish Reds

  • Numanthia, Termes, Tempranillo, Spain 2013
  • Faustino I, Gran Reserva, Rioja, Spain, 2005
  • Tinto Pesquera, Crianza, Ribera del Duero, Spain, 2014

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Catena Zapata, Cabernet/Malbec, Argentina, 2008  1.5L
  • Silver Oak, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley  2011  1.5L
  • Hoopes Vineyard, Cabernet Sauvignon, Oakville/Napa, 2012 1.5 L
  • North by Northwest, Cabernet Sauv., Columbia Valley, WA 2013
  • Arrowood, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sonoma County, 2013
  • Dussek, Cabernet Sauvignon “Rattlesnake Hills”, Washington, 2012
  • Stonestreet, Cabernet, “Monument Ridge”, Alexander Valley, 2013
  • Banshee, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2014
  • Hedges, Red Mountain, Washington, 2014
  • Jax Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon, Calistoga, Napa Valley, 2015
  • Whitehall Lane, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2013
  • Silverado, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa, 2013
  • Hall, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2013
  • Hess Collection, Cabernet Sauvignon, “Mt. Veeder,” Napa, 2013
  • Keenan, Cabernet Sauvignon, Spring Mountain, Napa, 2013
  • Chappellet, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2014
  • Jordan, Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley, Sonoma, 2013
  • Grgich Hills, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2013
  • Joseph Phelps, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa, 2013
  • Stags Leap, “Artemis”, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa, 2014
  • Pride, Cabernet Sauvignon, 59% Napa/ 41% Sonoma, 2014
  • Mayacamas, Cabernet Sauvignon, Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley, 2009
  • Betz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pere de Famille, Washington State, 12, 13
  • Silver Oak, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa, 2012
  • Robert Mondavi, Cabernet Sauvignon, “Reserve,” Napa, 2012
  • Far Niente, Oakville, Napa, 2014
  • Sullivan, Cabernet, Rutherford, Napa, 2012
  • Paul Hobbs, Cabernet, Crossbarn, Napa, 2014