Miner Family Vineyards

Miner Family Winery is a dynamic, family-owned winery tucked along the eastern hills of the Oakville appellation in the heart of Napa Valley. Founded in 1998 by Dave and Emily Miner along with his parents, Ed and Norma, Miner makes reserve style wines using fruit from Napa Valley and other specially selected California vineyards. Well known for a powerhouse collection of red wines, Miner's portfolio is lead by The Oracle, an elegant Bordeaux-style blend, and the classic Miner Oakville Cabernet Sauvignon. Miner wines are crafted to reflect the pure clarity of the varietal while capturing the essence of the vineyard.

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Miner Family 'Simpson Vyd' Viognier 2016
Aromatically complex with citrus and honeysuckle notes on the nose and a plush feel on the palate, this Viognier consistently displays a fine balance of neutral acidity and intense concentration. This quintessential food wine was whole cluster pressed and stainless steel fermented to allow the
Item Number: 27717
Bottle:$16.45
Case: $197.40
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Miner Family 'Stagecoach' Merlot 2011
Loaded with rich ripe fruit and spice notes with touches of tasty oak, this Merlot has a nice grip from fine tannins on the lengthy finish.

Miner Family 'Simpson Vyd' Viognier 2014
Aromatically complex with citrus and honeysuckle notes on the nose and a plush feel on the palate, our Viognier consistently displays a fine balance of natural acidity and intense concentration. This quintessential food wine was whole cluster pressed and stainless steel fermented to allow the

Miner Family 'Simpson Vyd' Viognier 2013
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" Aromatically complex with citrus and honeysuckle notes on the nose and a plush feel on the palate, our Viognier consistently displays a fine balance of natural acidity and intense concentration. Sourced from John Simpson’s low-yielding vineyards in Madera, this quintessential food wine was whole

Miner Family 'Stagecoach' Merlot 2010
" Challenged by the rocky, volcanic soils of this mountainous vineyard site, the vines at Stagecoach produce fruit of extraordinary quality and intensity. This meticulously-farmed property is handpicked according to our winemaker's specifications. Loaded with rich, ripe fruit and spice notes with

Miner Family 'Simpson Vyd' Viognier 2012
" Aromatically complex with citrus and honeysuckle notes on the nose and a plush feel on the palate, our Viognier consistently displays a fine balance of natural acidity and intense concentration. Sourced from John Simpson's low-yielding vineyards in Madera, this quintessential food wine was whole

Miner Family 'Simpson Vyd' Viognier 2011
" Tucked into the eastern hills of the Oakville appellation, squarely within the heart of Napa Valley, Miner Family Winery is the culmination of the story and the vision of owners Dave and Emily Miner. Robust lime and sour green apple candy flavors offer good acidity and floral details, with a

Miner Family 'Stagecoach' Merlot 2009
"Challenged by the rocky volcanic soils of this mountainous vineyard site, the vines at Stagecoach produce fruit of extraordinary quality and intensity. This meticulously farmed property is handpicked according to our winemaker’s specifications. Loaded with rich ripe fruit and spice notes with


Miner Family 'The Oracle' 2007
95  Wine Enthusiast 
 Wine Enthusiast 95 "The Oracle is an exceptionally balanced, full-bodied red blend made from grapes grown at Stagecoach Vineyard in the eastern hills of Napa Valley. In Greek mythology, the oracle was a source of inspiration and revelation. We hope that you will find the answers to lifes most

Miner Family Syrah 2002
91  Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 
 Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 91 "Although many Syrahs go for the gusto, this carefully balanced and nicely proportioned wine achieves a bit of refinement while showing a good sense of fruity definition and richness. Its fine themes of lightly spiced berries are enriched with a complement of sweet


Miner Family Viognier 2009
89  Wine Enthusiast 
 Wine Enthusiast 89 "Miner has struggled with this wine, which comes from the Central Valley, over the years, but with this 09, theyve achieved a breakthrough. That may be due to the cool weather of the vintage. The wine shows crisp, clean acidity, as well as Viogniers tropical fruit and floral

Miner Family 'Stagecoach' Merlot 2007
"Napa's rugged eastern hills once again reveal an uncanny ability to produce full-throttle, age-worthy Merlot. With loads of rich blackberry, this wine opens up with earth and tobacco notes backed by sound acidity and well-distributed tannins. Decant and drink now or hold, as this Merlot shows great

Miner Family Cabernet Sauvignon 2007
 "Cabernet is the indelible fingerprint of Oakville. What the small community of growers produce from this ground cannot be found anywhere else, and the wines we craft are individual reflections of this place. Miner Cabernet is made to showcase the balance between power and finesse in Oakville

Miner Family Cabernet Sauvignon 2004 375ml
 Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 91 "8% Cabernet Franc. Miner's big, very outgoing Cabernet places its emphasis on ripeness and rich oak, but beneath its immediate sweetness, it shows a solid measure of persistent black currant fruit. If presently roughed up by both tannin and evident heat at the


Miner Family The Oracle 2003
 Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 93 "52% Cabernet Sauvignon; 31% Merlot; 17% Cabernet Franc. This masterful blend of Bordelaise varietals fixes on very deep and fairly classic Cabernet fruit while finding nuances of herbs, briary spice and just the right measure of complementary oak within its layered

Miner Family The Oracle 2001
 Connoisseurs Guide to Wine 93 "36% Merlot; 35% Cabernet Franc; 29% Cabernet Sauvignon. This deep and riveting mix of Bordelais varietals is at once both wonderfully rich and very well polished, and it goes places that can not be explained by Merlot alone. Its generous themes of cassis and black