News From Ridge Vineyards

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]

Spring 2013 releases info available

March 1, 2013 1:58 PM
Spring 2013 releases info availableGet information (backgrounders, label PDFs, bottle shots, wholesale newsletter, etc.) on our Spring 2013 wholesale releases right here: http://www.ridgewine.com/Wholesale/Releases/Releases-2013 The wines started shipping on April 1st. Archived footag... [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]

East Bench Zinfandel is #2 Best Selling Zin in Top US Restaurants

April 1, 2012 11:07 AM
East Bench Zinfandel is #2 Best Selling Zin in Top US RestaurantsIn 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! 

7 Ridge Wines Receive Great Reviews from the Wine Advocate

August 1, 2011 10:33 AM
7 Ridge Wines Receive Great Reviews from the Wine AdvocateA bevy of great reviews from Antonio Galloni at The Wine Advocate (August 2011, Issue 196)! 2008 Monte Bello (97+ pts.) 2009 Lytton Springs (95 pts.), 2008 Chardonnay Monte Bello (95 pts.) 2009 Estate Chardonnay (95 pts.), 2009 Geyserville (94 p... [More]