Classic tropical themes of ripe cut pineapple, guava, and lemon zest give the aroma a lively life toward a similiar flavor profile of ripe pear, peach, and pineapple on the palate. The body is medium in intensity, the perfect companion with food, especially in the crisp, cleansing fruit driven finish. Enjoy this wine through . The tropical fruit notes in this Chardonnay make it a perfect match for light seafood such as crab cakes or scallops with an avocado salsa and spicier Asian dishes. Richer dishes such as creamy crab and vegetable pasta will be enlivened by the crisp finish. The fresh, bright character of Hess Chardonnay makes this wine equally attractive to sip on its own.