May 28, 2017


If you read me much, you’ve heard me gush over winemaker Jon Emmerich’s wines at Silverado Vineyards before, and for good reason. Similar to the above, however, I often think of Jon’s Cabernet, especially GEO and SOLO, when I think of him. This Chardonnay really struck me. ...
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May 19, 2017
KLAA radio

Show 224, May 20, 2017

In 1981, Ron and Diane Miller established Silverado Vineyards to make wine from the six historic vineyards of their estate. Napa pioneers first planted these ranches to vines between 1865 and 1895. ...
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May 18, 2017
Somm talks podcast (2 of 2)

Wine Tasting with Jon Emmerich of Silverado Vineyards

Today, we’re back at Silverado Vineyard tasting wine with Winemaker Jon Emmerich. You’ll learn more about the Stags Leap District here in Napa Valley and taste through the following wines with him: ...
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May 09, 2017

The Mother’s Day Gift Guide Every Wine Loving Mom Wants You to Follow

Here are some wines that this mom tasted and would love to drink on Mother’s Day or any day of the year for that matter. ...
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May 07, 2017
Nittany Epicurean

2013 Silverado Vineyards GEO Cabernet Sauvignon

The wine showed a dark ruby almost opaque color. Blackberry, cassis, raspberry, loamy earth, plum, vanilla, smoke and whiffs of oak & eucalyptus arrived on a deep and complex nose. ...
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May 04, 2017
James Suckling

2014 Solo Cabernet Sauvignon

95 points: Blackberries, blueberries, mushrooms and licorice. Hints of mint. Medium to full body, firm and silky tannins and a savory finish. Balanced and fine. Drink or hold. ...
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