Hess Select Sauvignon Blanc offers a nod to New Zealand with grassy aromas with plenty of citrusy and tropical fruit flavors alongside a crisp, bright freshness and a full, rich mouth-feel.
Hess Select Chardonnay is grown in a vast 352 acre Shirttail Creek estate vineyard in Monterey, an ideal climate for growing and yielding wines with the signature lemon-lime and a touch of apple flavors of Monterey, tantalizing tropical notes and crisp acidity with just a bit of toasty oak keep our Chardonnay in balance.
Hess Select Pinot Noir delivers a true representation of the Central Coast Pinot Noir grape; silky in texture and medium bodied with earthy aromas tinged with white pepper that set the stage for aromas and flavors of sour bing cherry, rhubarb, and pomegranate.
The Hess Select Treo is a blend of several red varietals sourced from select vineyards in Northern California that produce flavorful ripe fruit, juicy rounds flavors, agreeable acids and balanced tannins meant for easy drinking.
Hess Select Cabernet features grapes from some of the best vineyards in Napa and Lake County that showcases a medium bodied, ruby colored wine with aromas red raspberry and dark cherry and flavors of red raspberry, black cherry followed with spicy notes of currants, anise, cloves, cedar and a touch of vanilla. This wine tastes like Cabernet should.
[Exclusive to On-Premise Accounts] Hess Shirttail Chardonnay is crisp and clean, bright with balanced acidity, that lets the signature lemon-lime and a touch of apple flavors of Monterey shine through. Their 352 acre Shirtail Creek estate vineyard takes advantage of Monterey’s cooling fog and Pacific coastal breezes, drawn across the Gabilan Mountains into the Salinas Valley, creating an ideal climate for growing Chardonnay. The moderate temperatures lengthen the growing season, allowing the fruit to evolve with layers of distinct Central Coast flavors. Their chardonnay is fermented and aged in stainless tanks without any oak or malolactic influence.
[Exclusive to On-Premise Accounts] Hess Shirttail Cabernet Sauvignon is fruit forward and bright with easy drinking aromas to complement a variety of cuisines. Their fruit forward yet elegant wines were created to be enjoyed by the glass or to complement a wide range of food pairing possibilities. Sourced primarily from the highly regarding Red Hills district of Lake County, the grapes are farmed to their exacting standards. This unique growing region offers a relatively mild Mediterranean climate with predictable heating and cooling cycles. Rolling hillsides and benchlands offer prime vineyard sites producing flavorful fruit with layers of agreeable acids and balanced tannins.