News From Ridge Vineyards

A pair of 94 point scores from International Wine Report

October 14, 2014 2:19 PM
A pair of 94 point scores from International Wine ReportBoth our 2011 Monte Bello red blend and 2011 Monte Bello Chardonnay received wonderful reviews and 94 point scores from Joe D'Angelo at the International Wine Report. Ridge 2011 Monte Bello Online review (September 2014) Wine info: consumer | trade ... [More]

Fall 2014 wholesale releases now shipping

September 1, 2014 11:05 AM
Fall 2014 wholesale releases now shippingRidge Fall 2014 wholesale releases - AVAILABLE NOW 2011 Monte Bello 2012 Lytton Springs 2012 Lytton Estate Petite Sirah 2012 Pagani Ranch Zinfandel For more information about the Fall 2014 wholesale release (backgrounders, pre-sell sheets, etc.), c... [More]

Executive Wine Seminars: 1994 Monte Bello receives 92 points

May 22, 2014 10:04 AM
Executive Wine Seminars: 1994 Monte Bello receives 92 pointsThe Executive Wine Seminar recently conducted a retrospective tasting of 1994 California Cabernets and the Ridge 1994 Monte Bello received 92 points. "Fairly deep color.  Restrained aromatics force us to pay close attention. What we do get is a... [More]

Bloomberg TV: Ridge highlighted in Pudao Wines interview

April 3, 2014 11:14 AM
Bloomberg TV: Ridge highlighted in Pudao Wines interviewPudao Wines General Manager Marcus Ford discusses China’s wine market and the growing tastes of the Chinese consumers. He speaks to Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television’s “On The Move Asia.” The Ridge 2010 Monte Bello is on... [More]

Decanter: 8 exciting California wines worth seeking out - 2010 Monte Bello

March 3, 2014 2:31 PM
Decanter: 8 exciting California wines worth seeking out - 2010 Monte Bello8 exciting California wines worth seeking out The 2010 Monte Bello receives 96 points (19/20) in this panel tasting from Decanter. "If the US had a formal classification of estates or vineyards, such as those in Bordeaux or Burgundy, Ridge would be ... [More]

Top 100 Wines of 2013 features Ridge 2010 Monte Bello (SF Chronicle)

December 3, 2013 10:26 AM
Top 100 Wines of 2013 features Ridge 2010 Monte Bello (SF Chronicle)On 2 December 2013, the San Francisco Chronicle published their annual list of Top 100 Wines which features the 2010 Monte Bello. "Paul Draper is now the rare vintner opting for full disclosure on cellar work. Here he reveals a smidgen of deacidific... [More]

2010 Monte Bello is one of the Year's Best Cabernets, 96 pts. (Wine & Spirits Magazine)

November 20, 2013 3:23 PM
2010 Monte Bello is one of the Year's Best Cabernets, 96 pts. (Wine & Spirits Magazine)The Ridge 2010 Monte Bello receives a 96-point score and is one of the Year's Best Cabernets in the December 2013 issue of Wine & Spirits magazine. The full review follows: "Eric Baugher and Paul Draper select this wine from 58 acres at Monte Be... [More]

Wine Spectator Featured Winemaker: Paul Draper

October 29, 2013 2:00 PM
Wine Spectator Featured Winemaker: Paul DraperOn 29 October 2013, the Wine Spectator published MaryAnn Worobiec's profile of Ridge winemaker Paul Draper who was in New York City for the annual Wine Experience event. "The respected California winemaker has presided over 44 vintages and was one o... [More]

Fall 2013 national releases now shipping

September 1, 2013 9:30 AM
Fall 2013 national releases now shippingFall 2013 Wholesale Releases are here! To view information on the new fall 2013 wholesale releases, please click here. There are backgrounders, labels, bottle shots, presell sheets, fall newsletter and more! Info on Fall 2013 releases

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]