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Miner Family Winery

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Address: 7850 Silverado Trail, Oakville, CA 94562
Phone Number: +1 800-366-9463
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Miner Family Vineyards is a dynamic family owned winery tucked into the...

Miner Family Vineyards is a dynamic family owned winery tucked into the eastern hills of the Oakville appellation, squarely within the heart of Napa Valley. Founded in 1998 by Dave & Emily Miner along with his folks Ed & Norma, Miner is defined first and foremost by a sensational portfolio of wines, wines consistently characterized by and committed to individualistic style and uncommon quality. In only a few short years, Miner has identified, sought and secured a number of California's finest vineyard sites to produce and showcase a wide array of varietals. Each wine is crafted in a style to encapsulate the distinctive elements and the indelible fingerprints of their respective vineyards. This combination of excellent vineyard sites along with passionate and thoughtful winemaking injects the necessary components for creating profoundly joyful wines.

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Enjoyable Tasting on the Patio and Scenic View - Miner Family Winery

We enjoyed a leisurely afternoon on the patio doing wine tasting at Miner Winery. The views are nice. We found it interesting on the way they kept track of where we were on... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a leisurely afternoon on the patio doing wine tasting at Miner Winery. The views are nice. We found it interesting on the way they kept track of where we were on the tasting list was by having different shaped glasses for each wine we tasted. We tasted Iliad, Napa Valley White Wine 2012 Chardonnay, Wild Yeast, 2013 Pinot... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This spot was more out of the way but still close enough to main strip. Views were beautiful, staff was extremely friendly and our tasting was great. We wanted to tour the cave we read about and our host had no problem giving us our own little tour. Great stop!

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Twin Cities, MN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite stops along the Silverado Trail. Great, friendly, and informative staff. The selections of wines for $25 was solid: a couple of whites and a couple of reds. The view was awesome from the 2nd floor tasting & patio. Highly recommend a visit!

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Bogalusa, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We were with a very large group. They brought us to a very large tasting room where they sat all of us at a beautiful wood table. Our host was fantastic and very knowledgable. Tasted several wines -- views from the terrace were spectacular!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Dropped on her after visiting 2 'stuffy' wineries. Pleasant surprise. Being from South Australia we are used to friendly cellar doors. Abbey from Miner Family was awesome. Well done. Highly recommend a visit to this winery. Fab outdoor area, good wine tasting.

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Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Nice terrace for their tasting and very hospitable staff. They have a huge selection of wines that they sell, but they are not our favorite.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

What an awesome, hidden gem my group and I found at Miner Family Vineyards. Some Napa wineries can be so stuffy but the second www walked into Miner we felt so comfortable and welcome. Fun vibe, cool music and amazing and helpful staff...especially Pete H. His passion and knowledge for what he does is truly remarkable and made our group... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

It was a find for us but really shouldn't have been :-). Their flagship Oracle has been around for a while but we did not realize how many mother varietals were available. Nick was an awesome host and we did the Somm tasting which was so worth it if you like your wines aged (including a gorgeous 2008 wild yeast... More 

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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Our party of 6 had reserved a wine tasting & cave tour through a family friend. What an excellent experience . We were greeted by Ivy & Jenn for a wine tasting on the second floor patio over looking the Oakville District of the Napa Valley. Jenn has a super friendly personality and has exceptional customer service skills. We toured... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We were pleasantly surprised with this wine visit as we enjoyed a part of our tasting on the patio that overlooks the vineyards. The patio has comfortable couches to relax and enjoy the view and it was a beautiful, breezy day when we arrived in the mid-afternoon. Ivy was our server and she did a great job. While explaining the... More 

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