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]
January 5, 2015 2:51 PM
In the January 2015 issue of California Grapevine, three of our wines receive 91 point scores.
Ridge 2011 Monte Bello - "Medium-dark ruby; fragrant, herbal, spicy, dark cherry and blackberry fruit aroma with earthy and mineral notes, and hints of roa... [More]
December 16, 2014 11:49 AM
In the December 4-10, 2014 issue of Aspen Times Weekly, wine writer Kelly J. Hayes profiles the winery in a visit to Monte Bello and tasting with winemaker Eric Baugher.
Here's brief excerpt:
"Perfection is a combination of many disparate elements, ... [More]
December 12, 2014 12:29 PM
In their annual list of Top 100 wines curated by wine editor Jon Bonné, the San Francisco Chronicle features two of our wines. The Ridge 2012 Geyserville was in "Top 100 Wines: Zinfandel and Other Reds" category.
"After several tricky vintage... [More]
December 11, 2014 12:17 PM
Online magazine Quarterly Review of Wines published their 32nd Annual Best of the Best awards and the Ridge 2011 Monte Bello was a Five-Star Winner for California Cabernet Sauvignon.
"Big, deep, rich, power-packed, black fruit and smoky oak fla... [More]
December 5, 2014 7:54 AM
In her weekly Wall Street Journal column, wine writer Lettie Teague discusses zinfandels that pair well with food and includes the Ridge 2011 Lytton Springs as one of her picks.
"Ridge Vineyards and winemaker Paul Draper are equally famous for Zinfa... [More]
November 4, 2014 3:00 PM
Ridge: A Top 100 Winery and a Member of the Wine & Spirits Hall of Fame
17-time Award Winner of the Top 100 Wineries of the Year
A winner in fifteen of the last sixteen years
One of the world's greatest wineries
Top Scoring ... [More]