• BENCHMARK and Scheid Family Wines Partner to Create New Signature Brand

     
    POSTED March 29, 2019
     

Global hospitality company BENCHMARK is partnering with Scheid Family Wines of Monterey, California to create “Mō zāik,” a premier collection of fine wines made exclusively for BENCHMARK. Starting in May, the vintage wine collection with be available at all BENCHMARK properties in the United States, including Benchmark Resorts & Hotels and Gemstone Collection.

The wines include two reds, Cabernet Sauvignon and Piont Noir, and two whites, Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay. They will be sold by the glass and bottle.

Scheid Family Wines is one of California's largest producers of wine and a leader in the development of Monterey's growing wine industry.

“Scheid Family Wines first planted vineyards in Monterey County in early 1972,” says Heidi M. Scheid, executive vice president of Scheid Family Wines. “As winegrape growers at heart, we are extremely focused on sustainably farming our land for quality and being fully-integrated from grapes to glass. We are excited about the opportunity to produce Mō zāik and bring our estate grown wines to the clientele of Benchmark.” 

Scheid says, “Our traditions of family, sustainability, outstanding value and world-class wines are a natural fit with Benchmark’s goal of excellence in global hospitality.”

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