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Welcome to Chandelle Winery
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iStock_000015193781XSmallChandelle Winery is located in the wine country
of Sonoma, California, about an hour north
of San Francisco.

For almost 30 years, we have been owned and operated by the Arnold Family.




The Chandelle style is smooth, full of rich flavors with an easy, long finish. In recent years, 
we added a group of singular and intriguing wines we call Estraié.

Our wines are fun and full of playful adventure.
Perfect for starting off a tall tale or two or sharing at your next rendezvous.

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Thank You, Bon Yoyage, Wedding Bells or Retirement Gifts?
Two, Three and Four Packs starting at
just $39.95*
Click here for our Special Gift Collection

Here are a few of our Spirit of Flight Editions
available on our Caberent Sauvigon and
New Napa Valey Savuignon Blanc Wines

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Our new book is now available.


Written by Col. Bruce Arnold with
Robert Bruce Arnold, this is a bold, noir thriller 
set in 1967-68 Saigon. For mature readers.

Click here for more information.
Or Click here to shop for a signed copy now.

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UPDATE: A few years ago, we starting offering No Surprise Flat Rate Shipping* for all our wine packs:

One, Two, Three, Four, and Six Packs - $9.95* 12 Bottle Packs - $12.95*

A "chandelle" is an old flying maneuver term that winery
co-founder founder Bruce Arnold remembered hearing his father and early aviators use. See below for a diagram.

The Arnold Family's story has been intertwined with the history of aviation since 1911.
Check out the About Us section for pictures and more information.

Cheers! Robert and Kathy Arnold

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*Flat rate or sale shipping rates not available to Hawaii or Alaska addresses.

California Prop 65 requires this statement:

"WARNING: Drinking Distilled Spirits, Beer, Coolers, Wine and Other Alcoholic 
Beverages May Increase Cancer Risk, and, During Pregnancy, Can Cause Birth Defects."

*Legally, we must state that Free shipping means that the shippping charge is included in the sales prices quoted. "Free shipping" is not available to HI or AK.

 

 
What's a Chandelle?
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chandelle_planeChandelle: (shan-dell) an aviation term used to describe a 180-degree change in direction and an increase in altitude. This maneuver is a classic test of aircraft performance and pilot skill. As in wine making, it requires a smooth touch on the "stick and rudder." World War I French aviators perfected the maneuver and described it as monter en chandelle, or "to climb around a candle."