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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.

Mount Veeder
Pinot Gris

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

Mount Veeder
Grüner Veltliner

Aromas of lemon verbena on a spring day

Mount Veeder

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

Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc

Flavors of grapefruit that are complemented by hints of savory tarragon and fennel

Mount Veeder Chardonnay

Crisp and clean, our Chardonnay offers aromas of white peach and lychee with notes of jasmine and honeysuckle with distinct minerality and flavors of peach laced with jasmine.

Petite Sirah Rosé

Dry and crisp, light and refreshing, aromas of strawberry and watermelon

Mendocino Orange Muscat

Wonderfully aromatic, orange blossoms and ripe apricot

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Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir

The wine is complex with layers of red fruits – specifically dried cherries and raspberries that are supported by beautiful acidity and silky tannins.

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Rockpile Sonoma County Zinfandel

Bouquet of cassis and blueberries with flavors of black cherry and currant and notes of anise and molasses.

Napa Valley Merlot

Black plum and cassis, married with touches of cinnamon spice and toasted oak.

Mount Veeder Malbec

Aromas of chocolate, blueberry and rich Aussie black licorice

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Mount Veeder Collectors Cuvée

Bold with aromas and flavors of ripe plums, wild mountain blackberries, black currants and black cherries

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Napa Valley

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

Napa Valley Petite Sirah

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



Aromas of dark fruit, notably cassis and currants, foreshadow what is a very deep and brooding wine

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Mardikian Reserve
Pinot Noir

Flavors of dried cherries and strawberries accented by pomegranate

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Napa Valley Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon

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

Hess Collection Small Block Series Chardonnay

Late Harvest Chardonnay

Dried apricot, mandarin and candied ginger complemented by notes of lime zest and spice.

Blanc de Noirs Sparkling Wine

Aromas of toasted brioche and vibrant stone fruit perfectly complemented by delicious flavors of white pear and toasted almonds.



Crafted in the Méthode Champenoise, the resulting wine offers bright aromas of fresh red fruits.


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

Mount Veeder Vineyards with marine influences

The Hess Collection

For 40+ years, The Hess Collection has been producing complex, elegant wines from its estates on Mt. Veeder & in Napa Valley. The winery & vineyards are founded in extremes & thrive on the rugged terrain from which the winemakers craft luxury wines.

The Lion - Hess Collection


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.

Lions Head Collection

The Lions Head Collection is inspired by the desire for expression and connection. These wines aim to entice the palate and the mind. This modern and sophisticated collection of wines is carefully curated, leveraging contemporary wine making technology and blending practices to showcase the optimal expression of the most distinctive growing regions in Napa and beyond.

Veeder Summit Vineyard's fruit use to produces artisan wines


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

Mendocino Shirtail Ranch Vineyard with Cabernet Sauvignon Grapes


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.

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