October 29, 2013 2:00 PM
On 29 October 2013, the Wine Spectator published MaryAnn Worobiec's profile of Ridge winemaker Paul Draper who was in New York City for the annual Wine Experience event.
"The respected California winemaker has presided over 44 vintages and was one o... [More]
October 10, 2013 10:26 AM
In the August 2013 issue of Singapore magazine ZbBz, writer Cher Lim profiles Ridge Vineyards and winemaker Paul Draper.
"Now almost 45 years after joining Ridge Vineyards, Draper remains its chief winemaker. Of course, he is now also the CEO and ow... [More]
October 3, 2013 1:47 PM
On 27 September 2013, Decanter.com posted the interview of Ridge winemaker Paul Draper by Jeannie Cho Lee MW originally published in the July 2013 issue. A brief excerpt follows:
"In March this year, Draper was named the 2013 Winemakers’ Winem... [More]
September 11, 2013 9:15 AM
The October issue of Food & Wine Magazine spotlights the 75 Best California Wineries to Visit, citing "California has thousands of winery tasting rooms, but the 75 here offer new and unforgettable experiences." Amongst that list is o... [More]
September 3, 2013 9:15 AM
Ridge winemaker Paul Draper nominated for Wine Enthusiast's Person of the Year for their 2013 Wine Star Awards.
"The pioneering winemaker behind Ridge Vineyards, Draper is a forward thinking icon in the industry, known for his noninterventionist app... [More]
August 20, 2013 12:00 PM
Our 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate garners 93 points and a wonderful review in the August 2013 issue of Wine & Spirits magazine. Full review follows:
"Scents of lemon, vanilla and salt air rush through this young chardonnay, a cool mountain wine... [More]
July 29, 2013 12:50 PM
In the upcoming October 2013 issue of Wine & Spirits magazine, the 2010 Merlot Estate will be one of the highlights. Full review text coming soon!
Wine info: consumer | trade
July 24, 2013 1:00 PM
An eye-popping nineteen great reviews (all 90 points or higher) from Vinous Media's Antonio Galloni of our wines, including most of the Spring 2013 releases:
2010 Monte Bello: 97+ pts. Info: consumer | trade
1995 Monte Bello: 97 pts. Info: consumer ... [More]
July 11, 2013 10:00 AM
Writing for the Washington Times, Duane Pemberton has posted a number of reviews of our spring releases, including the nationally distributed Estate Merlot, Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, plus Geyserville, East Bench, and Paso Robles Zinfandels:
July 2, 2013 10:28 AM
In Issue 207 (27 June 2013) of the Wine Advocate, Robert Parker does a followup review of our 2003 Monte Bello and gives it 94-plus points.
"Out of barrel as well as post-bottling I liked this wine a lot, and it has changed very little from when I l... [More]