Summer Movie Watch List


Light, clean and vibrant, our Chardonnay goes well with the best romantic comedies:

  • When Harry Met Sally
  • Something’s Gotta Give
  • Some Like it Hot
  • The Princess Bride
  • Shakespeare in Love
  • The Philadelphia Story
  • Bull Durham


Our Merlot, elegant and restrained with a nice balance, pairs nicely with more nuanced movies:

  • Sideways
  • Sense and Sensibility
  • Dazed and Confused
  • American Graffiti
  • Breaking Away
  • Vicky Cristina Barcelona


Crisp and fresh, with a nice tart finish, the movies that go best with Bonterra Sauvignon Blanc tend to the quirky side:

  • A Fish Called Wanda
  • There’s Something About Mary
  • Splash
  • National Lampoon’s Vacation
  • Bridesmaids
  • Ferris Buehler’s Day Off
  • Wet Hot American Summer


Crisp, rich and elegant, Bonterra’s Viognier pairs well with cinema that features unexpected discoveries and delights

  • (500) Days of Summer
  • The Way Way Back
  • The Usual Suspects
  • Amelie
  • Adventureland
  • Shaun of the Dead


With its thoughtful finish and good structure, our Cabernet Sauvignon is ideal for large-scale movies well crafted by trusted directors:

  • Top Gun
  • The Dark Knight
  • The Avengers
  • Star Trek (2009)
  • Inception
  • Avatar


Rich with a long finish, the Bonterra Pinot Noir pairs well with, surprise, film noir of the classic, and more recent, vintage:

  • The Maltese Falcon
  • Double Indemnity
  • Sunset Boulevard
  • Fargo
  • The Usual Suspects
  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
  • Blade Runner


Elegant, balanced and soft, our Zinfandel is a great match for the engaging feel good flicks of summer:

  • Star Wars
  • Top Gun
  • Close Encounters of the Third Kind
  • Ghostbusters
  • Men In Black
  • Independence Day


Crisp, subtle and rich, Bonterra’s White Riesling pairs well with character driven blockbusters:

  • Grease
  • Back to the Future
  • Raiders of the Lost Ark
  • Jaws
  • Jurassic Park
  • Forrest Gump


With low alcohol and a refreshing brightness, enjoy a glass of Muscat with these family faves:

  • E.T.
  • Big
  • Toy Story 3
  • Up
  • Finding Nemo
  • Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
  • The Muppets (2011)
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