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Yao Family Wines

929 Main Street
Saint Helena  CA 94574
707-968-5874
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Hours:
10am to 5pm, seven days a week.
Tastings/Appointments:
707-968-5874


Yao Ming, global humanitarian, vintner and retired NBA star, opened a new hospitality center for his YAO MING® and Napa Crest wines in Napa Valley in February 2016. Just walking distance from downtown St. Helena, Yao Family Wines is a sophisticated and relaxing space to taste the basketball superstar’s collection of Napa Valley wines in style, surrounded by mementos of Ming’s sports career and philanthropic passions.

The expansive marble-topped oval bar and intimate lounge spaces accommodate groups as well as private guided tastings. Yao Family Wines Collectors Circle members enjoy a comfortable private club lounge and outdoor patios shaded by olive trees. Tasting offerings include three menus: the Access Tasting with two Napa Crest wines and the YAO MING® Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon ($35), the Reserve Tasting with Napa Crest Red Blend, YAO MING® Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, YAO MING® Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon and a cheese plate ($50), and a Library Tasting includes the 2010, 2011 and 2012 limited YAO MING® Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon ($80) served with a cheese plate.

Yao Family Wines is open seven days a week 10 am to 5 pm at 929 Main Street, St. Helena, California. Private appointments and walk-in tastings are available. Guided tastings are available in Mandarin. Call 707-968-5874 or visit www.yaofamilywines.com.

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  • Open to the public
  • Winery is family friendly
  • Tasting at tasting bar
  • Seated tasting available
  • Tasting available in private area
  • Tasting fee
  • Indoor tasting area
  • Outdoor tasting area
  • Winery has art on display
  • Couches
  • Fireplace
  • Family run
  • Winery practices sustainable agriculture/production
  • Winery can host corporate functions up to 125 people
  • Club member lounge

Family Friendly Winery
We provide toys and coloring books for kids so that the grown ups can enjoy a little wine!

Tasting Room Size

Large

Tasting Room Atmosphere
 Modern/Rustic Atmosphere
 Modern/Rustic Atmosphere
Formal/Casual Atmosphere
Formal/Casual Atmosphere
Lively/Quiet Atmosphere
Lively/Quiet Atmosphere

Yao Ming, global humanitarian, vintner and retired NBA star, opened a new hospitality center for his YAO MING® and Napa Crest wines in Napa Valley in February 2016. Just walking distance from downtown St. Helena, Yao Family Wines is a sophisticated and relaxing space to taste the basketball superstar’s collection of Napa Valley wines in style, surrounded by mementos of Ming’s sports career and philanthropic passions.

The expansive marble-topped oval bar and intimate lounge spaces accommodate groups as well as private guided tastings. Yao Family Wines Collectors Circle members enjoy a comfortable private club lounge and outdoor patios shaded by olive trees. Tasting offerings include three menus: the Access Tasting with two Napa Crest wines and the YAO MING® Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon ($35), the Reserve Tasting with Napa Crest Red Blend, YAO MING® Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, YAO MING® Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon and a cheese plate ($50), and a Library Tasting includes the 2010, 2011 and 2012 limited YAO MING® Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon ($80) served with a cheese plate.

Yao Family Wines is open seven days a week 10 am to 5 pm at 929 Main Street, St. Helena, California. Private appointments and walk-in tastings are available. Guided tastings are available in Mandarin. Call 707-968-5874 or visit www.yaofamilywines.com.

Wine Education: Our knowledgable staff can tell you all about how we develop the balance and elegance that are a hallmark of our wines.

Food Available:  We feature cheese and charcuterie plates with our tastings.

Yao Family Wines Wine Club

Wine clubs are a great way to stay connected to your favorite wineries.

To join the wine club, visit www.yaofamilywines.com or call 707-968-5874.

The Yao Family Wines Collectors Circle is a way for members to enjoy exclusive pricing on wines and benefits through the winery. The club comes in two tiers:

GOLD Tier: You will receive four shipments per year, each containing four bottles.* The final shipment of the year will be of two bottles of the Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon. This shipment will also contain information on how to receive your allocation of additional bottles of Family Reserve. Each shipment will be delivered to your door, or you may have the option of picking up the wine at our St. Helena tasting room.

The benefits of joining the Gold Tier of the Yao Family Wines Collectors Circle also include:

15% off all wine and merchandise
Shipping charges included on all case orders
Exclusive invitations for Member and a guest to Yao Family Wines events & parties.
Complimentary Reserve Tasting for Member and three guests, twice per year.
Exclusive access to the Club Member Lounge for Member and guests.

SILVER Tier: You will receive four shipments per year, with two bottles per shipment.* The final shipment of the year will be of one bottle of the Family Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon. Each shipment will be delivered to your door, or you may have the option of picking up the wine at our St. Helena tasting room.

The benefits of joining the Silver Tier of the Yao Family Wines Collectors Circle also include:

10% off all wine and merchandise.
Exclusive invitations for Member and a guest to Yao Family Wines events & parties.
Complimentary Access Tasting for Member and three guests, twice per year.
Exclusive access to the Club Member Lounge for Member and guests.

Napa Neighbor

The offer listed below is valid for all Napa Valley residents age 21 and over.

2-for-1 Access Tasting

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Red Blend
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Oakville
  • Rutherford
  • St. Helena
  • Yountville

Premiere Napa Valley

Once a year the rarest new Napa Valley wines become available under one roof at Premiere Napa Valley. Wineries throughout the Napa Valley are given one task to participate: create a one-of-a-kind wine for this event to be purchased by one lucky bidder. This event is only open to select members of the wine trade and the successful bidder is the sole owner of this unique wine.

Premiere Napa Valley 2016

Yao Family Wines
Cases: 5
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
Vintage: 2013
Release Date: July - 2016
Appellation: Rutherford

To purchase this wine or check on availability contact:

Wine.com
San Francisco CA
www.wine.com
415-248-4488

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