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Hess Estate Cab 2003

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"Red Wine Cabernet Sauvignon by Hess from Napa Valley, California. The 2003 vintage started with a very warm March giving the vines a boost at the start of their growing season. This proved invaluable as the summer's weather pattern was cooler than normal. By the end of summer, concern increased again because the... "

Region: USA » California » Napa

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Color: Red
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon
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The Hess Collection Vineyards:
The Hess Collection was founded by Swiss entrepreneur Donald Hess, who first purchased vineyards on Mount Veeder in 1978. The winery is best known for its flagship Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay wines, and single vineyard designates from our estate vineyards in Napa Valley. A leader in sustainable and organic practices, The Hess Collection adheres to founder Donald Hess’ philoso... Read more
The Hess Collection was founded by Swiss entrepreneur Donald Hess, who first purchased vineyards on Mount Veeder in 1978. The winery is best known for its flagship Mount Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay wines, and single vineyard designates from our estate vineyards in Napa Valley. A leader in sustainable and organic practices, The Hess Collection adheres to founder Donald Hess’ philosophy; “Nurture the land; return what you take.” Located in the historic stone winery originally constructed in 1903 by Colonel Theodore Gier, the winery first opened to the public in 1989. It since has earned international recognition for its wine, culinary and visitor programs, and provides free public access to Donald Hess’ extensive private Contemporary Art Museum. Read less

Member Reviews for Hess Estate Cab

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Snooth User: Michael Fisher
8375435
4.50 5
08/17/2008

Great consistency, and price performance that really is outstanding. Rich wine, big flavors,


Snooth User: zoco13
7856824
4.50 5
08/18/2008

Smooth finish, great price


Snooth User: paulc
87634342
3.50 5
09/15/2008

Three and a half glasses



"Red Wine Cabernet Sauvignon by Hess from Napa Valley, California. The 2003 vintage started with a very warm March giving the vines a boost at the start of their growing season. This proved invaluable as the summer's weather pattern was cooler than normal. By the end of summer, concern increased again because the... "

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