Friday, April 19, 2013
11:30 & 2:30
The Hess Collection
4411 Redwood Road
Cost: Normal Tasting Fees Apply ($10). Napa Neighbors (2 for 1 tastings) are welcome.
Contact: Jim Caudill, (707) 256-3489
Celebrate Earth Day weekend at The Hess Collection with a hosted 45-minute vineyard walk through the historic Mont La Salle vineyard, exploring a range of Napa Green sustainable practices. From the organically farmed Brother Timothy old vine cabernet block planted in 1936 through more recent blocks, explore different trellising, spacing and viticultural approaches to mountain farming before returning to the winery to enjoy a tasting of current releases. Add to the celebration with the release of the 2012 Hess Small Block Series Syrah Rosé, offered with a 10% Earth Day discount. Tours by reservation, offered at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Visitor Center & Hess Art Museum open daily 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Ashley Cox at ACox@hesscollection.com or  255-1144, x-226