Miramont Estate Vineyards

(209) 351-0087 24837 E Milton Rd
Linden, CA 95236
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In 1997, the Pechan (pronounced Pay-ahn) family set out to fulfill a lifelong dream and purchased 40 acres of grassland in Linden, Calif. That land, ripe with possibilities and promise, would one day become Miramont Estate Vineyards. Our family spent a full year excavating the soil and preparing the field for planting. As we dug through layers of earth—gravelly Redding soil, rock-solid hardpan, thick clay and moist sand—we discovered remnants of an ancient river, lined with round rocks polished by millions of years of erosion. This discovery made the land even more special to us. Next we chose a hardy rootstock, descended from wild Texas grapes, that thrives in dry river beds. Rather than purchasing rootstock and grapevines that are grown and grafted together in a nursery, we planted the rootstock and let it grow in our vineyard for a year. Then we cut the top of the rootstock and field grafted it to the grapevines—a time-honored method that we believe produces a stronger plant. As the vines climbed the trellis, we began to see the fruits of our labor—vibrant, colorful grapes of exceptional quality and flavor. Throughout this labor of love, the work was arduous and intense but well Read more »

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  • Zinfandel

    Parentage of the grape: Crljenak to Austria to America. In the 1970s, claims surfaced that the Italian Primitivo is l...

  • Sauvignon Blanc

    Sauvignon Blanc is widely grown in California -- at over 15,000 acres, it’s now the third most planted variety -- and...

  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Symphony

    This crossing of Muscat of Alexandria and Grenache Gris, was created by Dr. Harold Olmo at UC Davis in 1948. As is th...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Pinot Noir

    “With so voluptuous a perfume, so sweet an edge, they make the blood run hot,” Joel Fleischman, wine columnist at Van...

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  • Miramont Estate Vineyards Celestial Vintner's Reserve 2003


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  • Miramont Estate Vineyards Celestial 2007


    With an aroma and taste virtually exploding with strawberries and cherries, this dry rose will surprise you. Its fruit flavors hide the fact that it is dry, as there is no dry tartness to this wine at all. The real flaw for this wine, however, is its inability to be paired with a variety of foods. The only thing I've been able to find that reall... Read More

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