About Shafer Vineyards


Winery Profile


Annual Production
30,000 cases

Designation of Wines
100% Napa Valley
Stags Leap District
       Hillside Select
       One Point Five
Carneros
       Red Shoulder Ranch Chardonnay
Napa Valley
       Relentless
       Merlot

Varietals Produced
Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah

Ownership
Owned and operated by the Shafer family

Chairman
John Shafer

President
Doug Shafer

Winemaker
Elias Fernandez

Date Winery Estate Purchased by Shafer
1972
 

Date Winery Established
1979

Location of Winery Estate
Stags Leap District, Napa Valley

Total Vineyard Acreage
205

Vineyard Acreage by Location
79 acres, Stags Leap District
60 acres, Napa Valley (just south of Stags Leap District in the foothills of the Vaca Mountains)
66 acres Carneros District

Acreage by Varietal
97 acres Cabernet Sauvignon
66 acres Chardonnay
24 acres Syrah
12 acres Merlot
6 acres Petite Sirah