August 29, 2012 10:51 AM
San Francisco Chronicle wine editor Jon Bonné writes about the dual identity of the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA: the Bordeaux and Burgundy inspirations for wineries in this viticultural area.
"The land that Ridge Vineyards would ultimately own wa... [More]
August 28, 2012 9:36 AM
Our Fall 2012 Ridge Report covers the challenging 2010 zinfandel harvest from the perspectives of David Gates (VP of Vineyard Operations) and winemaker John Olney. David Amadia (VP of Sales & Marketing) writes about the 111-year old "mixed black"... [More]
August 27, 2012 12:00 PM
Our live virtual tasting from Friday 24 August was a success! Please visit http://www.ridgewine.com/DynamicContent/Wholesale/Virtual Tasting.aspx for the virtual tasting if you want to view the archived footage. Thank you very much!
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August 23, 2012 10:09 AM
Age shall not weary them.
Decanter Magazine features The Historic Vineyard Society in their September 2012 issue. "When it comes to vines, older can often mean better. So much so that there is now a society dedicated to recording and preserving... [More]
August 22, 2012 3:21 PM
It is home to one of America's most famed producers, yet the Santa Cruz Mountains remain relatively isolated and unknown. More's the pity says Jon Bonné as he uncovers the appellation's other star names in this featured article in Deca... [More]
August 17, 2012 9:44 AM
The Fall 2012 issue of Wine & Spirits Magazine spotlights our Monte Bello vineyard as one of the world's top terroir-driven vineyard sites. "Some wines transport us to another place. They make us believe that the earth, the su... [More]
August 14, 2012 12:44 PM
As part of our Cabernet Day celebration, we will be featuring a very special library tasting at both our Monte Bello & Lytton Springs wineries, on Thursday August 30th.
The tasting is billed as "Three Decades of Monte Bello" and wil... [More]
June 21, 2012 11:15 AM
Wine Spectator has named Ridge one of California's Top Chardonnay Producers (July 2012)
"That Ridge is successful with both Cabernet and Chardonnay from its perch in the Santa Cruz Mountains is a singular accomplishment. The Monte Bello Chardonnay i... [More]
June 11, 2012 12:20 PM
Our winemaking team has finalized the assemblage of the 2011 Monte Bello.
Enough time has now passed for some settling to occur, and we are tasting the lots regularly to track quality. Albeit unofficial until sit-down assemblage tastings in F... [More]
June 11, 2012 9:43 AM
Ridge Monte Bello makes the May 2012 cover of Decanter Magazine which includes a 19.5 point score for the 2008 Monte Bello.
Download the Full Article Here (Decanter May 2012.pdf 2.53 mb)