September 2, 2014 11:11 AM
Two 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]
August 3, 2014 11:01 PM
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]
June 6, 2014 4:16 PM
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]
May 6, 2014 10:27 AM
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]
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:
May 28, 2013 3:29 PM
In 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]
March 1, 2013 1:58 PM
Get information (backgrounders, label PDFs, bottle shots, wholesale newsletter, etc.) on our Spring 2013 wholesale releases right here:
The wines started shipping on April 1st. Archived footag... [More]
October 8, 2012 11:15 AM
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]
April 1, 2012 11:07 AM
In the 23rd Annual Restaurant Poll issue of Wine & Spirits magazine, our East Bench Zinfandel was selected the #2 zinfandel on restaurant wine lists. We've been in the top two zinfandel slots for eight years in a row!