News From Ridge Vineyards

Avalanche of great scores from Vinous Media, including 95 points for 2013 Lytton Springs

July 31, 2015 10:00 AM
Avalanche of great scores from Vinous Media, including 95 points for 2013 Lytton SpringsOn 31 July 2015, Vinous published fourteen 90+ reviews by Antonio Galloni including our Spring 2015 releases, as well as the upcoming Fall 2015 release and beyond: 2014 Monte Bello: 94-97 pts. (unreleased barrel sample, Fall 2017 domestic relea... [More]

Three great scores for Ridge Spring Releases (California Grapevine)

May 4, 2015 1:39 PM
Three great scores for Ridge Spring Releases (California Grapevine)In the May 2015 issue of California Grapevine, three of our Spring Release wines received 90+ point scores. Ridge 2013 Paso Robles Zinfandel - "Medium-dark ruby color; attractive, forward, rich, ripe, briary, jammy, dark cherry and black raspberry fr... [More]

New 90-plus scores from The Wine Advocate

November 4, 2014 2:00 PM
New 90-plus scores from The Wine AdvocateThe recent October 2014 issue of The Wine Advocate contains five 90-plus reviews of our current releases. Ridge 2012 Three Valleys - 90 points (wine info: consumer | trade | shelf talker) Ridge 2012 East Bench Zinf... [More]

Two excellent zin reviews from Connoisseurs' Guide

September 2, 2014 11:11 AM
Two excellent zin reviews from Connoisseurs' GuideTwo excellent reviews from the September 2014 issue of Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine, including a 90-point score for the Ridge 2012 Three Valleys. Here's an excerpt from that wine's review: "Deep, clean-as-can-be, ripe-berry fruit is teamed... [More]

Sunset Magazine Spotlights Zinfandel, Picks East Bench

August 3, 2014 11:01 PM
Sunset Magazine Spotlights Zinfandel, Picks East Bench  In the August issue of Sunset Magazine, Wine Editor Sara Schneider presents a wonderful 8 page article spotlighting California zinfandel and picking our 2012 East Bench zinfandel as one of her favorites zins. It's hard to believe today, but ... [More]

Great scores for Ridge Spring 2014 releases (California Grapevine)

June 6, 2014 4:16 PM
Great scores for Ridge Spring 2014 releases (California Grapevine)In the June 2014 issue of California Grapevine, a number of our spring release wines received 90+ point reviews. 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon Estate - 90 points (wine info: consumer | trade ) 2012 Chardonnay Estate - 91 points (wine info: consumer | trad... [More]

91 Points for 2012 East Bench

May 6, 2014 10:27 AM
91 Points for 2012 East Bench  The 2012 East Bench has earned 91 points and a great review by Stephen Tanzer's Winophilia "From an outstanding vintage, the 2012 Zinfandel East Bench Dry Creek Valley displays powerful aromas of blackberry, cherry compote, vanilla and woodsm... [More]

Vinous Media: Great reviews from Antonio Galloni (July 2013)

July 24, 2013 1:00 PM
Vinous Media: Great reviews from Antonio Galloni (July 2013)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]

Washington Times reviews the Ridge Spring 2013 Release

July 11, 2013 10:00 AM
Washington Times reviews the Ridge Spring 2013 ReleaseWriting 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: "Locate... [More]

Sunset: Ridge East Bench Zin - 100 New Reasons to Love the West

May 28, 2013 3:29 PM
Sunset: Ridge East Bench Zin - 100 New Reasons to Love the WestIn the "100 New Reasons to Love the West" feature in the June 2013 issue of Sunset magazine, our 2011 East Bench is one of the zinfandels mentioned. "Late last century, many Zinfandels—the West's very own lovely, dark-berried, barbecue-loving ... [More]