From a modest beginning of 1,000 cases in 1978, the winery has grown steadily until reaching its present size of 32,000 cases of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, Sangiovese and Syrah. Today Shafer wines are available in major markets nationwide and in many foreign markets.
External Reviews for Shafer Napa Valley
Named after their talented viticulturalist and winemaker, Elias Fernandez, the Relentless cuvee was introduced a few years ago and is a blend of 80% Syrah and 20% Petite Sirah aged 32 months in 100% new French oak. It is a terrific wine, and the good... Robert Parker. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2002 Shafer Vineyards Relentless 750ml
...It is ripe and extracted almost beyond reason, and it shows its bold side from first peak into its purple-black color all the way to its highly tannic finish. Oh, and did we mention that it is also fairly elevated in alcohol. But, its deep and com... Connoisseur's Guide. A Syrah wine from California in USA. 2000 Shafer Vineyards Relentless 750ml