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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 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.

Hess Collection Small Block Series Chardonnay

Late Harvest Chardonnay

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

Mount Veeder
Pinot Gris

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

Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc

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

Mendocino Orange Muscat

Wonderfully aromatic, orange blossoms and ripe apricot

Petite Sirah Rosé

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


Green Valley Pinot Noir

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

Mount Veeder Collectors Cuvée

Mount Veeder Collectors Cuvée

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

Mount Veeder Malbec

Aromas of chocolate, blueberry and rich Aussie black licorice

Napa Valley Syrah Small Block Series bottle shot

Napa Valley

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

Mount Veeder

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

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

Napa Valley Merlot

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

Mount Veeder
Grüner Veltliner

Aromas of lemon verbena on a spring day

Blanc de Noirs Sparkling Wine

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


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

Mount Veeder Vineyards with marine influences


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


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


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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.

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.

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