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October 15, 2015

Mira Winery Unveils Luxury Collectors Series With Release of 2012 Hyde Vineyard Cabernet Franc

Mira Winery has released its luxury Collectors Series with the release of its Cabernet Franc from the acclaimed Hyde Vineyards in Napa Valley. Hyde Vineyards produces some of the most coveted grapes in Napa Valley, and has gained distinction for its single vineyard wines. All of the wines in Mira’’s Collectors Series are 100% varietal, hand-crafted and produced from the best small blocks from the renowned Napa Valley growers Hyde and Schweizer Vineyards.  These limited production world class wines, represent the soul of Mira Winery, they require longer aging in 100% French Oak Barrels, as well as in bottle, to allow their delicate nuances to fully express themselves. Intended for those who appreciate the impact that aging has on fine terroir.

Mira Winery photo credit: papphoto.com

Mira Winery photo credit: papphoto.com

Gustavo Gonzalez, Mira Winemaker states that his “Cabernet Franc is the first in a series of wines that are truly reflective of Napa Valley and  defines who we are as a winery”.  Having worked with the elite growers of Schweizer and Hyde Vineyards for years, the respect these growers have for Gonzalez and the wines he produces has provided him access to the best fruit portfolio in the Valley.

The Collectors series Cabernet Franc has a 150 case production and can be purchased for $85/bottle. Purchases of the first vintage release will receive priority on subsequent vintage releases. Click here to purchase.

With Schweizer’s location in the heart of the famous Stags Leap District, the smallest sub-appellation in the Napa Valley and noted for its distinctive soil composition and ability to produce top tier Cabernet Sauvignon, Mira’’s Schweizer Cabernet is sure to become a sought-after classic.  With the Schweizer family’s history of ownership of this small 40-acre vineyard and the land’s 100+ history of grape growing, Schweizer Vineyard truly is the most famous vineyard you’’ve never heard of, until now.  Though selling its grapes to a small number of well-known producers for years, Mira’’s 2012 Schweizer Cabernet Sauvignon marks the first time the Schweizer family has permitted the designation of its vineyard on a producer’s label.

Rounding out the Collectors Series with wines from Hyde Vineyard in the Carneros region makes for a portfolio for true wine collectors and represents a series of wines sure to be envied by the most discerning oenophile.  With Hyde’’s acclaim as one of the top California vineyards.

Mira’’s Collectors Series includes the following wines:

  • Schweizer Cabernet Sauvignon (150 cases produced; $990/6-pack)
  • 2012 Stags Leap Cabernet Sauvignon (644 cases produced; $90/bottle)
  • 2012 Cabernet Franc (150 cases produced; $85/bottle)
  • 2012 Petit Verdot (50 cases produced; $85/bottle)
  • 2013 Hyde Pinot Noir (250 cases produced; $75/bottle)
  • 2012 Hyde Syrah (584 cases produced; $45/bottle)
  • 2012 Hyde Chardonnay (275 cases produced; $65/bottle)

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