May 26, 2015 10:51 AM
On 20 May 2015, Jancis Robinson MW posted an article on her website about Santa Cruz Mountains and Ridge, focusing on the winery's ingredient labeling.
"Ridge labels have always been a model of information, a wine geek’s delight printed in the... [More]
May 22, 2015 2:36 PM
In her article from 22 May 2015, Los Angeles Times wine writer S. Irene Virbila features the 2012 Lytton Springs zinfandel as a top pick to pair with a hamburger.
"Brambly and earthy, Ridge Lytton Springs Zinfandel keeps changing in the glass. A win... [More]
May 4, 2015 1:39 PM
In the May 2015 issue of California Grapevine, three of our Spring Release wines received 90+ point scores.
Ridge 2013 Paso Robles Zinfandel - "Medium-dark ruby color; attractive, forward, rich, ripe, briary, jammy, dark cherry and black raspberry fr... [More]
March 24, 2015 2:19 PM
Mercury News wine writer Laurie Daniel recently tasted several vintages of Monte Bello and had another opportunity at the Relais & Chateaux GourmetFest in Carmel. Here's an excerpt from her article published 23 March 2015:
"Napa Valley has becom... [More]
March 18, 2015 2:44 PM
On 18 March 2015, San Francisco Chronicle wine editor Jon Bonné writes about a recent barrel tasting event he attended. Here's an excerpt of his interview with winemaker Paul Draper:
“You should see if your piece of land, or wher... [More]
March 9, 2015 9:24 AM
In her weekly wine column (6 March 2015), Wall Street Journal wine writer Lettie Teague highlights the Ridge 2012 Three Valleys as one of the great red blends:
"They're friendly, they’re cheap and they’re easy to drink—three very g... [More]
February 25, 2015 10:56 AM
In the March 2015 issue of Food & Wine magazine, Megan Krigbaum writes about wine labels and interviews Paul Draper.
Even as food-labeling laws become more stringent, winemakers face no legal requirements to reveal the ingredients in each bottle... [More]
January 30, 2015 12:10 PM
Canadian news agency CBC's On the Coast's wine columnist Barb Phillips on Ridge:
"Possibly the finest Zinfandel produced, according to Phillips. The Ridge Vineyards Zinfandel offers complexity with a bit of finesse. It's aromatic, floral and ... [More]
January 6, 2015 9:32 AM
The International Wine Report has included our Monte Bello Chardonnay in their top 100 of 2014!
Here is what the International Wine Report had to say about our 2011 Monte Bello Chardonnay:
"The 2011 Monte Bello Chardonnay immediately grabs your atte... [More]
January 5, 2015 3:02 PM
New Year 2015 brings two 91 point zinfandel reviews from Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine (January 2015 issue).
Ridge 2012 Lytton Springs - "Although its aromas do not jump from the glass, this carefully made Zin exhibits fine focus and v... [More]