News From Ridge Vineyards

SF Chronicle: The missing ingredient in wine

October 10, 2012 12:00 PM
SF Chronicle: The missing ingredient in wineSan Francisco Chronicle wine editor Jon Bonné delves into the thorny topic of ingredient labeling and discusses Ridge’s pioneering stance with winemaker Paul Draper. Several Ridge wines to be released in 2013 will have ingredients listed... [More]

QRW: Ridge 2010 East Bench Zinfandel wins Best of Show

October 8, 2012 11:15 AM
QRW: Ridge 2010 East Bench Zinfandel wins Best of Show  Our 2010 East Bench Zinfandel scores 95 points and wins Best of Show in Quarterly Review of Wines 28th Best of the Best California Zinfandel Tasting (Autumn 2012 issue). Our 2010 Paso Robles Zinfandel is another five-star wine with 93 points.... [More]

NY Times: Vintner With Nothing to Hide Finds That Few Are Looking

October 5, 2012 10:00 AM
NY Times: Vintner With Nothing to Hide Finds That Few Are LookingOn 4 October 2012, Eric Asimov wrote about our upcoming ingredient labels that we will be introducing next year: "Ridge Vineyards posted ingredient information on its Web site for its 2010 wines, and will list ingredients on bottles of its nationall... [More]

Ridge Lytton Springs on the Today Show (NBC)

September 14, 2012 9:12 AM
Ridge Lytton Springs on the Today Show (NBC)Ridge 2009 Lytton Springs is featured on Today's Wine Cellar - How to Order in a Restaurant "Here's another tip. You go to a steakhouse. Stay away from Napa Valley cabernet sauvignon and go for something a little bit more obscure. Like this is a Ridg... [More]

Parker's Wine Advocate Scores 2009 Monte Bello 98 Points

August 31, 2012 1:50 PM
Parker's Wine Advocate Scores 2009 Monte Bello 98 Points  The August 2012 edition of the Wine Advocate has just been published and it includes reviews of Ridge's current releases.  The new set of reviews is punctuated by a... 98 point score for the 2009 Monte Bello, and a 93+ point score for ... [More]

Parker's Wine Advocate scores '09 Monte Bello 98 points

August 31, 2012 1:01 PM
 Parker's Wine Advocate scores '09 Monte Bello 98 pointsThe August 2012 edition of the Wine Advocate has just been published and it includes reviews of Ridge's current releases.  The new set of reviews is punctuated by a 98 point score for the 2009 Monte Bello, and a 93+ point score for the 2010 Lytt... [More]

Great Ridge reviews from International Wine Report

August 31, 2012 10:00 AM
Great Ridge reviews from International Wine ReportThe International Wine Reports (September 2012) reviews a number of our wines including 2009 Monte Bello (97+ pts.), 2009 Estate Cabernet (93+ pts.), 2010 Geyserville (93 pts.), 2010 Lytton Springs (91 pts.), and 2010 Paso Robles Zinfandel (90 pts.).... [More]

Ridge Fall 2012 Export Newsletter available

August 29, 2012 12:01 PM
Ridge Fall 2012 Export Newsletter availableOur Fall 2012 Ridge Report covers the challenging 2010 zinfandel harvest from the perspectives of David Gates (VP of Vineyard Operations) and winemaker John Olney. David Amadia (VP of Sales & Marketing) writes about the 111-year old "mixed black"... [More]

Santa Cruz Mountains wines' dual inspirations (SF Chronicle)

August 29, 2012 10:51 AM
Santa Cruz Mountains wines' dual inspirations (SF Chronicle)San Francisco Chronicle wine editor Jon Bonné writes about the dual identity of the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA: the Bordeaux and Burgundy inspirations for wineries in this viticultural area. "The land that Ridge Vineyards would ultimately own wa... [More]

German language Vinum magazine highlights Ridge in their special California issue

August 28, 2012 2:01 PM
German language Vinum magazine highlights Ridge in their special California issueRidge Vineyards is highlighted in a special California supplement to the German language Vinum magazine (July-August 2012 issue). Includes a review of our 2008 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (in German). Download a printable PDF (in German) GzD_VINUM_PLUS... [More]