About STAG'S LEAP WINE CELLARS Located in the heart of the Stags Leap District, Stags’ Leap Winery continues a proud winemaking heritage in the prestigious appellation that bears the winery name. Simple, time-honored techniques have been used over decades to ensure that all Stags’ Leap wines embody a natural balance, exhibiting both intensity and finesse. A pioneering winery in the famed Stags Leap District – first vintage 1893. It is a top 10 brand in 6 varietal categories – the only luxury brand with these credentials. Winemaker Christophe Paubert embraces simple, time-honored techniques to craft elegant, terroir-driven wines.