Winemakers Vineyard – Napa Valley – Mount Veeder AVA
Mountain Vineyard – Mountain Fruit – Mountain Farming
Located near the top of the Mayacamas Mountains in the world famous Napa Valley Mt Veeder AVA sits this ultra -premium winemakers Cabernet Sauvignon vineyard. Top tier wineries from the Napa Valley source wine grapes from this 4.4 net vine acre mountain vineyard. The vineyard terrain moves from steep, to rolling to flat. Planted in 2007, the vineyard is modern and in prime production age.
This is ideal for a winemaker that wants to add a premium vineyard to their portfolio, a winery looking to expand their holdings, or if you are creating your own exclusive wine brand using fruit from your very own Mt Veeder AVA vineyard in the Napa Valley to share with friends and business associates. The current owner sells their private label at $125 / bottle retail that regularly sells out utilizing virtually no marketing at all. The wine grapes are also used in $150 / bottle wines produced by a Napa Valley winery.
The property boasts a wonderful setting with spectacular views. This is an outstanding value for those that can utilize the wine grapes.
Mount Veeder Appellation Climate: Cool to moderate, with most vineyards above the fog-line, meaning warmer nights and cooler days and less diurnal range than the valley floor. Typical mid-summer high temperatures about 85°F (30°C).
Elevation: 600 to 2100 ft. (183 to 650m).
Rainfall: 35 inches (87.5cm) annually.
Mount Veeder Soils: Sedimentary based, former seabed, shallow and generally well drained, as well as more acidic, with low fertility. Most have a sandy or sandy-loam texture.
Principal varieties & characteristics in the Mount Veeder Appellation: Ageability is a hallmark of Mt. Veeder wines. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zinfandel: Low yields give red wines a firm, tannic structure with strong earth-berry aromas and rich, but powerful flavors. Chardonnay: minerally, appley, even citrus flavors with good acidity.