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]

A trio of 91 point scores from California Grapevine ring in 2015

January 5, 2015 2:51 PM
A trio of 91 point scores from California Grapevine ring in 2015In the January 2015 issue of California Grapevine, three of our wines receive 91 point scores. Ridge 2011 Monte Bello - "Medium-dark ruby; fragrant, herbal, spicy, dark cherry and blackberry fruit aroma with earthy and mineral notes, and hints of roa... [More]

Geyserville & Three Valleys: San Francisco Chronicle's Top 100 Wines

December 12, 2014 12:29 PM
Geyserville & Three Valleys: San Francisco Chronicle's Top 100 WinesIn their annual list of Top 100 wines curated by wine editor Jon Bonné, the San Francisco Chronicle features two of our wines. The Ridge 2012 Geyserville was in "Top 100 Wines: Zinfandel and Other Reds" category. "After several tricky vintage... [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]

One of the World's Great Zinfandels (Men's Journal)

June 6, 2014 3:25 PM
One of the World's Great Zinfandels (Men's Journal)Reviewing for Men's Journal magazine (6 June 2014), Michael Steinberger calls the 2012 Geyserville one of the great wines of the world. Excerpt of review: "The problem with iconic wines – wines that are widely recognized as among the best of t... [More]

2012 Geyserville receives 93 points (Stephen Tanzer)

May 22, 2014 10:31 AM
2012 Geyserville receives 93 points (Stephen Tanzer)In the May 2014 issue of Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar, our 2012 Geyserville received 93 points from reviewer Josh Raynolds. "Inky purple.  A heady, exotically perfumed bouquet displays scents of dark berry liqueur, potpourri, smok... [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]

Today Show: 2008 Geyserville poured at dinner for Presidents Obama and Jinping

June 18, 2013 4:08 PM
Today Show: 2008 Geyserville poured at dinner for Presidents Obama and JinpingChef Bobby Flay served Ridge 2008 Geyserville as part of an official dinner in California hosted by President Barack Obama honoring Chinese President Xi Jinping. The Today Show reports: Celebrity chef Bobby Flay cooked up dinner for not one, but two... [More]

California Grapevine: 91 points for both Geyserville and Paso Robles Zins

June 4, 2013 11:22 AM
California Grapevine: 91 points for both Geyserville and Paso Robles ZinsIn the June 2013 issue of California Grapevine, both our 2011 Paso Robles Zinfandel and 2011 Geyserville scored 91 points. To read the full Geyserville review, click here. To readl the full Paso Robles review, click here. Geyserville wine info: consu... [More]