Limited

A bottle of Limited travels from a great past vintage to share with you the luxury of its time.”
Ron Miller, Proprietor

Limited Cabernet Sauvignon is a wine exemplary of great years. We choose the most exceptional lots from the most expressive vintages to create an age-worthy Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. From the winery’s inception, 15 vintages have earned the limited designation.

Silverado Vineyard & Mt George

Silverado Vineyard
One of the first four vineyards planted to Cabernet in the appellation in the 1960’s, Silverado’s Stags Leap vineyard helped establish the reputation of the Stags Leap District.
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Mt. George Vineyard
Napa Pioneer Henry Hagen’s weathered stone gate still guards the southwest entrance of our Mt. George vineyard, which is the site of one of the first grape plantings in the Napa Valley in the 19th century.
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Limited Map Marked 01 Silverado Mt George

Silverado Vineyard Specifics

  • Heritage First Planted: 1884, by Abel McFarland
    Current Plantings: 1992–1996, by Ron and Diane Miller
  • Soils Perkins Gravelly Loam, Yolo Loam, Kidd Loam, Clear Lake Clay
  • Grape Varieties Cabernet Clones: Silverado Heritage (UCD 30), UCD 4, 6 & 7, 337; 83 acres
    Merlot Clones: See Selection, 181 Raucedo, UCD; 6.5 acres
    Malbec: 4.5 acres

Mt. George Vineyard Specifics

  • Heritage First Planted: 1868, by William Woodward
    Current Plantings: 1989–1990,by Ron and Diane Miller
  • Soils Coombs Gravelly Loam, Forward Gravelly Loam
  • Grape Varieties Cabernet Clones: Silverado Heritage (UCD 30),UCD 4, 6 & 7, 337, 191; 73.26 acres
    Merlot Clone: UCD 3, 181; 23.8 acres
    Petit Verdot Clones: 400, Sterling; 4.5 acres
    Cabernet Franc Clone: UCD 1; 5.7 acres
    Malbec Clone: 595; 1.3 acres

Limited Vintages

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  • Technical Notes

    24 months barrel age
    13.5% Alcohol
    7.40 g/L TA
    3.30 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    100% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 25, October 4 & 29, 1986

    Bottled

    July 1988
    1,409 cases
  • Technical Notes

    18 months barrel age
    13.7% Alcohol
    7.20 g/L TA
    3.44 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    100% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 19 - 21, 1987

    Bottled

    May 1989
    763 cases
  • Technical Notes

    18 months barrel age
    13.2% Alcohol
    6.90 g/L TA
    3.46 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    100% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 25, October 4 & 29, 1990

    Bottled

    May 1992
    3,000 cases
  • Technical Notes

    16 months barrel age
    13.3% Alcohol
    7.00 g/L TA
    3.61 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    100% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    October 7, 8, & 14, 1991

    Bottled

    May 1993
    2,194 cases
  • Technical Notes

    21 months barrel age
    13.6% Alcohol
    6.75 g/L TA
    3.55 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    73% Mt. George Vineyard
    27% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 23 - 27, 1993

    Bottled

    September 1995
    2,447 cases
  • Technical Notes

    21 months barrel age
    13.5% Alcohol
    6.70 g/L TA
    3.57 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    85% Mt. George Vineyard
    15% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 30 - October 13, 1994

    Bottled

    September 1996
    3,369 cases
  • Technical Notes

    18 months barrel age
    13.7% Alcohol
    6.60 g/L TA
    3.54 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    85% Mt George Vineyard
    15% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    93% Cabernet Sauvignon
    5% Cabernet Franc
    2% Merlot
  • Harvest

    September 29 – October 12, 1995

    Bottled

    September 1997
    3,010 cases
  • Technical Notes

    22 months barrel age
    13.6% Alcohol
    6.20 g/L TA
    3.62 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    67% Mt. George Vineyard
    33% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    95% Cabernet Sauvignon
    5% Cabernet Franc
  • Harvest

    September 20 – September 22, 1997

    Bottled

    September 1999
    5,522 cases
  • Technical Notes

    18 months barrel age
    14.4% Alcohol
    5.80 g/L TA
    3.67 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    100% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 30 – October 1, 1999

    Bottled

    September 2001
    588 cases
  • Technical Notes

    23 months barrel age
    14.6% Alcohol
    5.70 g/L TA
    3.70 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    68% Silverado Vineyard
    32% Mt. George Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    August 30 – October 2, 2001

    Bottled

    September 2003
    2,013 cases
  • Technical Notes

    19 months barrel age
    14.1% Alcohol
    5.96 g/L TA
    3.62 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    77% Silverado Vineyard
    23% Mt. George Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    September 21 – October 8, 2002

    Bottled

    August 2004
    1,958 cases
  • Technical Notes

    17 months barrel age
    14.9% Alcohol
    5.32 g/L TA
    3.71 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    62% Mt. George Vineyard
    38% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    88% Cabernet Sauvignon
    4% Merlot
    4% Cabernet Franc
    4% Petit Verdot
  • Harvest

    October 9 – 18, 2005

    Bottled

    August 2007
    558 cases
  • Technical Notes

    19 months barrel age
    14.6% Alcohol
    5.34 g/L TA
    3.78 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    90% Silverado Vineyard
    10% Mt. George Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    October 7 - 8, 2009

    Bottling

    August 2011
    308 cases
  • Technical Notes

    14 months barrel age
    14.6% Alcohol
    5.22 g/L TA
    3.57 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    90% Silverado Vineyard
    10% Mt. George Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    October 8 – 21, 2012

    Bottled

    August 2014
    410 cases
  • Technical Notes

    16 months barrel age
    14.5% Alcohol
    5.50 g/L TA
    3.65 pH
  • Vineyard Source

    95% Mt. George Vineyard
    5% Silverado Vineyard

    Varietal Blend

    100% Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Harvest

    October 8, 12 & 22, 2018

    Bottled

    657 cases