News From Ridge Vineyards

Great Ridge reviews from International Wine Report

August 31, 2012 10:00 AM
Great Ridge reviews from International Wine ReportThe International Wine Reports (September 2012) reviews a number of our wines including 2009 Monte Bello (97+ pts.), 2009 Estate Cabernet (93+ pts.), 2010 Geyserville (93 pts.), 2010 Lytton Springs (91 pts.), and 2010 Paso Robles Zinfandel (90 pts.).... [More]

Santa Cruz Mountains wines' dual inspirations (SF Chronicle)

August 29, 2012 10:51 AM
Santa Cruz Mountains wines' dual inspirations (SF Chronicle)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]

Decanter: Ridge's Historic Vineyards

August 23, 2012 10:09 AM
Decanter: Ridge's Historic VineyardsAge 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]

Decanter: Ridge is one of the Santa Cruz Mountains Hidden Treasures

August 22, 2012 3:21 PM
Decanter: Ridge is one of the Santa Cruz Mountains Hidden Treasures  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]

Ridge's Monte Bello Included in Wine & Spirits Terroir Top 100

August 17, 2012 9:44 AM
Ridge's Monte Bello Included in Wine & Spirits Terroir Top 100  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]

Celebrate Cabernet Day with Three Decades of Monte Bello

August 14, 2012 12:44 PM
Celebrate Cabernet Day with Three Decades of Monte Bello  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]

Ridge President Mark Vernon to Host ZAP Mediterranean Cruise

August 9, 2012 9:16 AM
Ridge President Mark Vernon to Host ZAP Mediterranean Cruise  ZAP's 2013 Mediterranean 10-Day Cruise Departs Wednesday, April 24, 2013 From Istanbul, Turkey and sails to Barcelona May 4.   Join Ridge Vineyards President and COO Mark Vernon as you savor a journey of exceptional taste while cruising ... [More]

Wine & Spirits Magazine Features Lytton Springs on their "Sonoma Road Trip"

August 5, 2012 10:41 PM
Wine & Spirits Magazine Features Lytton Springs on their "Sonoma Road Trip"  In their August issue, Wine & Spirits magazine named Lytton Springs one of their featured stops on their "Summer road trip into Sonoma." These days, Dry Creek Valley is most closely associated with the ancient, gnarled zinfandel vines tha... [More]

Ridge Celebrates Cabernet Day on August 30th

July 31, 2012 3:36 PM
Ridge Celebrates Cabernet Day on August 30th  The 3rd annual Cabernet Day is Thursday August 30th. Cabernet Day is a worldwide celebration of the Cabernet grape variety, intended to give Cabernet lovers around the globe a platform to express their passion for grape and the wines made fro... [More]

Sunset Magazine Features Ridge Lytton Springs and Sonoma County

July 22, 2012 10:40 PM
Sunset Magazine Features Ridge Lytton Springs and Sonoma County  In their August issue, Sunset Magazine named Ridge Lytton Springs one of their "stops for your next weekend getaway" within Sonoma County.  The same article named Sonoma County as a whole the "Best Wine Country" in a head-to-head compari... [More]