The Woodlands (Houston), Texas – BENCHMARK®, a worldwide hospitality firm, and Scheid Household Wines of Monterey, California, have cast a brand new partnership to create Mō zāik, a premier assortment of high-quality wines, made completely for Benchmark. Starting in Could, the brand new vintages will likely be out there in any respect­ ­­Benchmark properties in the US, together with these within the firm’s Benchmark Resorts & Resorts and Gemstone Assortment. Scheid Household Wines is one in all California’s largest producers of wine and a pacesetter within the growth of Monterey’s thriving wine business.
Benchmark’s Vice President Meals & Beverage Patrick Berwald and his group have been deeply concerned within the creation of the Mō zāik model together with its identify, which derives from the phonetic spelling of Benchmark’s fashionable Mosaic journey and way of life journal. “We’re tremendously proud to associate with Scheid Household Wines to carry our friends a really particular product that’s 100 % property grown and sustainably farmed and may meet the calls for of particular person prospects, and our assembly and occasion purchasers.” Mr. Berwald mentioned. He notes that Scheid Household Wines was chosen for its nationally distributed portfolio of manufacturers akin to Scheid Vineyards, District 7, Metz Street, and Ryder Property and for his or her experience in creating a spread of wines for personal purchasers.
“Scheid Household Wines first planted vineyards in Monterey County in early 1972,” mentioned Heidi M. Scheid, Government Vice President of Scheid Household Wines. “As winegrape growers at coronary heart, we’re extraordinarily centered on sustainably farming our land for high quality and being fully-integrated from grapes to glass. We’re excited concerning the alternative to supply Mō zāik and produce our property grown wines to the clientele of Benchmark.” Ms. Scheid continued with, “Our traditions of household, sustainability, excellent worth and world-class wines are a pure match with Benchmark’s objective of excellence in world hospitality.”
The wines embody two distinctive reds, Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot Noir, and two whites, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. They are going to be out there by the glass and bottle in any respect of Benchmark’s home properties.
These high-quality wines are a wealthy mosaic of flavors, textures, aromas and experiences. They replicate the richness and distinctive grapes grown alongside the coastal area of Monterey County, California, that spans the realm from the Carmel Valley to Salinas.
Benchmark’s new signature Mō zāik wines:

Mō zāik Sauvignon Blanc – Contemporary and vibrant, with juicy stone fruit, grapefruit tones and citrus flavors with a crisp, clear end.

Mō zāik Pinot Noir – Swish and balanced, with pink cherry, plum and pomegranate with hints of toast and spice.

Mō zāik Chardonnay – Easy and balanced, with pineapple, white peach and citrus flavors with delicate oak and a nuance of vanilla.

Mō zāik Cabernet Sauvignon – Wealthy and complicated, displaying blackberry, cassis and mocha flavors backed by comfortable, silky tannins.Mō zāik pays homage to Benchmark’s award-winning and trendy way of life Mosaic journey journal and to the corporate’s tradition, every established byBenchmark’s Founder Burt Cabañas. He titled Mosaic after a shimmering Greek mosaic of shining items in lots of colours, representing Benchmark’s world view and unity of function, symbolic of the corporate’s imaginative and prescient, innovation and dedication to excellence.
The Monterey Wine Nation
The Scheid household stands within the vanguard of the event of the Monterey wine business, from its early beginnings within the 1960s. At this time, Monterey Wine Nation contains over 40,000 acres and is likely one of the largest premium wine grape rising areas in California. From the steep slopes of Carmel Valley to the rolling hills of Salinas Valley, the area is famend for its superb local weather and wealthy soil which have created the outstanding grapes that produce extremely distinctive Chardonnays and Cabernets. The area is famed for its Pinot Noirs and vintners have efficiently created a number of clones.
“Monterey has an extended rising season due to the cooling air from Monterey Bay. The grapes are on the vine longer and develop a extra intensive taste,” notes Patrick Berwald. “These are wines of outstanding style, character and stability.”
The wines will likely be out there in Could. Previous to the launch, Benchmark’s Meals & Beverage division will likely be conducting intensive coaching for group members at every property to make sure employees will likely be well-versed within the taste profiles of the wines and meals pairing suggestions. The employees can even be supported by a microsite.
About Scheid Household Wines
Scheid Household Wines has farmed wine grapes in Monterey County, California, since 1972. With 4,000 acres of sustainably-certified vineyards positioned alongside a 70-mile unfold of the Salinas Valley and a state-of-the-art vineyard, Scheid Household Wines is fully-integrated to carry top quality estate-grown wines to {the marketplace}. The Scheid Household Wines nationally-distributed portfolio consists of Scheid Vineyards, District 7, Metz Street, VDR, Stokes’ Ghost, GIFFT, Ranch 32 and Ryder Property. As well as, Scheid Household Wines produces over 20 regionally distributed manufacturers for particular purchasers or distributors. www.scheidfamilywines.com

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About BENCHMARK, a worldwide hospitality firm
BENCHMARK®, a worldwide hospitality firm, is a trailblazer within the growth, administration, advertising and
owner-advisory providers of resorts, lodges, convention facilities and unique non-public golf equipment. Along with the corporate’s established, iconic Benchmark Resorts & Resorts portfolio, the newly-branded Gemstone Assortment is a particular luxurious portfolio of impartial lodges & resorts in extremely choose and most popular locations.
Benchmark has a mixed portfolio of over 70 extraordinary properties domestically and internationally,
together with 8,000 guestrooms, and 10,000 employees members which can be passionately dedicated to delivering the business’s most vibrant, unequalled and memory-making experiences. Many properties have been acknowledged with the Benchmark Convention Facilities® mark of assembly excellence.
BENCHMARK, a worldwide hospitality firm, relies in The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, and has regional
workplaces in Park Metropolis, Utah; Miami, Florida; New Brunswick, New Jersey; Seattle Washington; and Tokyo, Japan. www.benchmarkresortsandhotels.com