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Small Block Series

 (Winery-Exclusive)

The Small Block Series searches out specific blocks of vines from Mount Veeder, Napa Valley and other unique vineyards throughout Northern California to produce uniquely flavored fruit deserving special attention.

Exclusive Hess Wines

Mount Veeder
Pinot Gris

Aromas of grapefruit with citrus blossom, spring meadow flowers and hints of spice

Mount Veeder Gruner Veltliner Napa Valley Small Block Series bottle shot

Mount Veeder
Grüner Veltliner

Aromas of lemon verbena on a spring day

Mount Veeder Albarino Napa Valley Small Block Series bottle shot

Mount Veeder
Albariño

Intense aromas of almond paste and ginger, accented by citrus zest

Mount Veeder ViognierNapa Valley Small Block Series bottle shot

Mount Veeder Viognier

Aromas of white peach and citrus blossom, honeysuckle and jasmine

Mendocino Orange Muscat Small Block Series bottle shot

Mendocino Orange Muscat

Wonderfully aromatic, orange blossoms and ripe apricot

Napa Valley Syrah Rose Small Block Series bottle shot

Napa Valley Syrah Rosé

Wonderful aromas and flavors of cherry, strawberry and dried cherries

Russian River Valley Pinot Noir Small Block Series bottle shot

Susanna’s Vineyard Pinot Noir

Flavors of blueberry and red fruits, with appealing cherry pie, strawberry and floral highlights led by violets and hibiscus.

Mount Veeder Malbec Napa Valley Small Block Series bottle shot

Mount Veeder Malbec

Aromas of chocolate, blueberry and rich Aussie black licorice

Mount Veeder Auction Lot 11 Napa Valley Small Block Series bottle shot

Mount Veeder
Auction Lot 11

Aromas of mountain blackberries, dark cherry and creamy milk chocolate

Napa Valley Syrah Small Block Series bottle shot

Napa Valley
Syrah

Aromas of black and blue fruits led by blueberries and black cherry

Napa Valley Petite Sirah Small Block Series bottle shot

Napa Valley Petite Sirah

Hints of dusty cocoa and vanilla dominate in the aromas, leading to intensely flavored dark fruits

Mardikian Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir Small Block Reserve bottle shot

Mardikian Reserve
Pinot Noir

Flavors of dried cherries and strawberries accented by pomegranate

Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon Small Block Reserve bottle shot

Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

Aromas of anise, violets, black fruit and toasty cedar with chocolate mocha

WINES FROM DISTINCT REGIONS

The wines from each distinct region express the flavor characteristics of the region they were grown in.

Mount Veeder Vineyards with marine influences

MOUNT VEEDER

The steep mountain slopes and higher elevation vineyards of Mount Veeder take advantage of the cooling marine influence from the San Pablo Bay, providing cool afternoon breezes and warmer nights creating microclimates that produce rich mountain fruit of distinct character.

Napa Valley vineyards

NAPA VALLEY

Our Napa Valley vineyards benefit from the cooling influence of the San Pablo Bay in the southern part of Napa Valley making it ideal for growing Chardonnay while the warmer longer, growing season in the eastern part of Napa Valley is ideal for growing Sauvignon Blanc and other red varietals.

Veeder Summit Vineyard's fruit use to produces artisan wines

SMALL BLOCK

(Winery Exclusive)
The Small Block Series searches out specific blocks of vines from Mount Veeder, Napa Valley and other unique vineyards throughout Northern California to produce uniquely flavored fruit deserving special attention.

Vineyards of Hess Select wines

HESS SELECT

Hess Select seeks out vineyards throughout California to find grapes that elevate the everyday wine experience.

Mendocino Shirtail Ranch Vineyard with Cabernet Sauvignon Grapes

SHIRTAIL

(Restaurant-Only)
Built around the needs of restaurants, the Hess Collection Shirtail Creek Vineyard Chardonnay and Shirtail Ranches Cabernet Sauvignon are carefully crafted to complement a diversity of cuisines and are equally at ease as an apertif or at the bar.

The Lion - Hess Collection

ICON

Mount Veeder is distinguished in Napa for having the highest elevation, coolest growing season and geographically diverse soils among its valleys and slopes. The Hess Collection Mount Veeder wines are known for complexity, structure and surprising elegance.