The Tranquil Cellar

The Tranquil Cellar has been collecting wines since 1983. Their collection comprises wines purchased directly from wineries and select retailers, reflecting their dedication to the world of wine alongside their 45-year career in Anesthesiology.

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Our latest collection, sourced from reputable suppliers with a history of acquiring millions in fine wines, showcases the finest Bordeaux, Grand Cru Burgundy, and cellar-worthy California Cabernet.

All wines are carefully selected with the highest standards of quality and backed by our provenance guarantee.

Our new presdient

Jay James

Jay James, proudly joins the Benchmark Team! With a Master Sommelier Diploma earned in 1997 and a background that includes roles at Bellagio in Las Vegas, VP of Fine Wine for Southern Wine and Spirits of Nevada, and leadership positions at Napa Valley's Chappellet, Larkmead, and Joseph Phelps, Jay brings a wealth of experience to his role.

Wine Enthusiast Nominee for

Best Retail / Marketplace of the Year

Benchmark Wine Group, the largest online rare wine retailer nationwide, has once again received a nomination in the prestigious list of Wine Enthusiast's 50 Best Wine Retailers in the United States for the year 2023.

Now Introducing

The Trailblazer Cellar

Introducing the Trailblazer Cellar from Dallas, Texas! With an exquisite collection of wines meticulously stored in a custom-built home cellar, this collector has curated a remarkable selection of exceptional vintages.

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Direct Imports

Did you know that your favorite fine and rare wine retailer is also direct importing some of the world's most exclusive brands for distribution? Our ever-expanding network of relationships across the wine world has resulted in access to top wines coming directly from the producer's cellars.

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No matter the size or depth of your collection, our acquisitions professionals will work with you through each step of the process to make sure that the experience is as easy as possible.

Featured Producer


One of the most historic properties in Napa Valley, Inglenook was established in 1879 by Finnish Sea Captain and wine connoisseur Gustave Niebaum. The winery’s return to grace has taken large steps with vast improvements to the vines, winemaking techniques, and their facilities. Their flagship bottling, Rubicon, is widely considered one of the better Napa Valley bottlings in the region.

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Benchmark Wine Group

445 Devlin Road
Napa, CA 94558

Phone: 707.255.3500
Fax: 707.255.3503
SMS: 707.200.4049


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