Hess Select Zinfandel Mendocino County 2016


£13.89 (Approximate price)

Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2016
Appellation:Mendocino (California (region), United States)
Winery: The Hess Collection
Volume: 75cl
Grapes: Carignan, Zinfandel, Petite Syrah
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14.5%
The Hess Select Zinfandel Mendocino County 2016 : a red wine from Mendocino produced by The Hess Collection made of petite syrah, zinfandel and carignan of 2016 and shows an alcoholic strength of 14.5%. The Hess Select Zinfandel Mendocino County 2016 is the ideal red to combine with grilled meats and lamb. Drinks&Co users rate this red wine with 4 out of 5 points.

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Hess Select Zinfandel Mendocino County 2016 (Carignan, Zinfandel and Petite Syrah)


  • View: intense ruby ​​red color.
  • Nose: Aromas of cassis with hints of pepper, raspberries, blackberries and red currants.
  • Mouth: dry, with soft tannins and intense sweetness on the palate. It has notes of red fruits and hints of toasted wood and vanilla in its final half-length.

APPELLATION: California (United States).

VINEYARD: The Hess Collection.

GRAPES: Zinfadel (84%), Petite Sirah (14%) and Carigna (2%).

AGEING: Madura for 12 months in oak barrels.

PREPARATION: The grapes are harvested by hand and maceration in stainless steel tanks for aromatic extract and finally fermentation in wooden barrels is done.

WINE PAIRING: Ideal to accompany grilled meats, pasta and rice with meat.


ALCOHOL: 14.5%

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  • View: deep ruby ​​red color with indigo and violet reflections.
  • Nose: fruity aromas of black cherries and surprising ripe raspberries, accompanied by spicy notes of pepper and cloves.
  • Mouth: elegant, whole body. You will find the flavors of red and black fruits, accompanied by vanilla for breeding in French oak barrels.

APPELLATION: CaliforniaVINEYARD: Hess Collection. The grapes used to produce this particular wine are in Mendocino County, on the north coast of California. They are separated by mountain ranges, forests and unlimited by the Pacific Ocean, while an environment that ensures excellent microclimate: warm during the day and nights very cool. This climate context is associated with well-drained soil, both essential to produce this wonderful grape.GRAPES: Zinfandel (100%).

LIVESTOCK: maturing in French oak barrels.PREPARATION: harvesting is done by hand. The grapes are trucked to the plant to be resolved Napa Valley. Sustainable agriculture practiced in this area makes it a pioneer in the wine industry through its advanced technology throughout the process, a technique that has reviewed the wine world.

PAIRING: Stewed meat, game, poultry, fried fish.RECOMMENDED TEMPERATURE SERVICE: 15-18 °CALCOHOL: 15.5 °C

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