News From Ridge Vineyards

Wine Spectator: 90 points for 2012 Paso Robles Zinfandel

April 17, 2014 11:30 AM
Wine Spectator: 90 points for 2012 Paso Robles ZinfandelIn the 16 April 2014 issue of Wine Spectator Insider (subscription required for Insider newsletter), the 2012 Paso Robles Zinfandel earned 90 points and a great review by Tim Fish: "An old-school style, briary and full of zesty fruit. The aromas of ... [More]

Wine Spectator: 2011 Petite Sirah Lytton Estate 92 pts.

March 4, 2014 9:00 AM
Wine Spectator: 2011 Petite Sirah Lytton Estate 92 pts.Wine Spectator California Rhones Our Ridge 2011 Lytton Estate Petite Sirah earns a 92 point score and a great review in the 31 March 2014 issue of Wine Spectator magazine. "A fresh fruit and pure berry expression of Petite, with flavors of raspberry... [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]

Wine Spectator: 2010 Pagani Ranch garners 90 points

June 16, 2013 8:00 AM
Wine Spectator: 2010 Pagani Ranch garners 90 pointsOur 2010 Pagani Ranch Zinfandel is awarded 90 points in the 30 June 2013 issue of Wine Spectator. "Muscular but focused, offering berry pie and dill aromas and flavors that are deep and rich, yet with an appealing core of earthy tannins and bright a... [More]

2010 Ponzo Zin a 91-pt. Smart Buy from Wine Spectator

November 15, 2012 1:40 PM
2010 Ponzo Zin a 91-pt. Smart Buy from Wine SpectatorThe Wine Spectator picks our 2010 Ponzo Vineyard Zinfandel -- with 91 points -- as one of their Smart Buys in the December 15, 2012 issue. Wine info: consumer | trade

Wine Spectator: 95 points for Ridge 2009 Monte Bello

October 16, 2012 9:10 AM
Wine Spectator: 95 points for Ridge 2009 Monte BelloFrom the upcoming November 15, 2012 issue, a 95-point review from James Laube: "Taut and structured, with cedar-laced currant, dark berry and dried berry notes joining a mix of minerally fresh earth and tobacco flavors, offering a wide range of tight... [More]

Ridge Named One of California's Top Chardonnay Producers

June 21, 2012 11:15 AM
Ridge Named One of California's Top Chardonnay ProducersWine 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]