Hess Small Block Series Malbec
Blend: 100% Malbec
Appellation: Mount Veeder, Napa Valley
Harvest Date: October 8-27, 2008
Analysis: Alcohol: 14.4% | pH: 4.00 | TA: 0.52 g/100mL
Cooperage: 18 months in French Oak, 40% new
Production: 280 Cases Produced
Tasting Notes: Inviting aromas of black cherry mingle with Cardamom spice, opening up on a rich mid palate, driven by dark fruit flavors. Complex and elegant, this wine has excellent structure and supple tannins, which yield on a long finish.