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Corley Family Napa Valley

1969 Jay Corley first comes to Napa Valley in search of land to grow Chardonnay and Pinot Noir


1970 MONTICELLO VINEYARDS founded with purchase of 80 acres of land to plant to grapes in Oak Knoll District


1971 MAIN ESTATE first planted to Chardonnay and Pinot Noir 


1970's Professional farmers selling to the likes of Bouchaine, Christian Brothers, Far Niente, Grgich Hills, Lewis, Mumm, Schramsberg, Swanson, Sequoia Grove, Twomey, Vichon


1980 Our first crush - MONTICELLO VINEYARDS Estate Grown Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon


1982 Completion of winery building


1982 Established ELHERS LANE/MANKER/YEWELL VINEYARD in St Helena


1982 Established STATE LANE VINEYARD in Yountville


1982 1st vintages for CORLEY RESERVE Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon and CHATEAU M


1983 1st vintage MONTREAUX Brut Sparkling Wine


1984 Completion of Jefferson House


1984 Established KNOLLWOOD VINEYARD in Oak Knoll District


1984 1st vintage of MONTICELLO VINEYARDS Estate Grown Pinot Noir


1987 Established TIETJEN VINEYARD in Rutherford


1987 Kevin Corley joins management team full time

1989 1st vintage TIETJEN VINEYARD Cabernet Sauvignon


1989 Chris Corley joins winemaking team full time


1990's Replanting of all vineyards begin due to phyloxerra


1991 Kevin Corley appointed Winegrower


1993 1st vintage CORLEY RESERVE Pinot Noir


1996 Jay Corley retires


1997 Stephen Corley joins management team full time as Director of Wine Sales


1999 1st vintage CORLEY Proprietary Red Wine


2002 Chris Corley appointed Winemaker


2003 1st Vintage MONTICELLO VINEYARDS Estate Grown Cabernet Franc


2004 1st Vintage MONTICELLO VINEYARDS Estate Grown Syrah


2004 1st Vintage STATE LANE VINEYARD Cabernet Sauvignon


2006 1st Vintage YEWELL VINEYARD Cabernet Sauvignon


2011 Kevin, Chris and Stephen pay TRIBUTE to Jay Corley, our Father, for his vision, dedication, perseverance and gentlemanly nature on the ‘eve’ of Monticello Vineyards 40th harvest


2012 MAIN ESTATE and KNOLLWOOD VINEYARD replanting


TODAY The winery continues to grow and produce award-winning wines.

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