News From Ridge Vineyards

Washington Times reviews the Ridge Spring 2013 Release

July 11, 2013 10:00 AM
Washington Times reviews the Ridge Spring 2013 ReleaseWriting for the Washington Times, Duane Pemberton has posted a number of reviews of our spring releases, including the nationally distributed Estate Merlot, Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, plus Geyserville, East Bench, and Paso Robles Zinfandels: "Locate... [More]

Wine Advocate: 2003 Monte Bello receives 94-plus points from Robert Parker

July 2, 2013 10:28 AM
Wine Advocate: 2003 Monte Bello receives 94-plus points from Robert ParkerIn Issue 207 (27 June 2013) of the Wine Advocate, Robert Parker does a followup review of our 2003 Monte Bello and gives it 94-plus points. "Out of barrel as well as post-bottling I liked this wine a lot, and it has changed very little from when I l... [More]

Wine Enthusiast: 2011 Three Valleys (91 pts.) is an Editors' Choice

June 21, 2013 8:00 AM
Wine Enthusiast: 2011 Three Valleys (91 pts.) is an Editors' ChoiceOur 2011 Three Valleys scores 91 points and is an Editors' Choice in the August 2013 issue of Wine Enthusiast magazine: "Ridge hews to a leaner, lower alcohol style than most California wineries these days, resulting in wines that aren’t block... [More]

Today Show: 2008 Geyserville poured at dinner for Presidents Obama and Jinping

June 18, 2013 4:08 PM
Today Show: 2008 Geyserville poured at dinner for Presidents Obama and JinpingChef Bobby Flay served Ridge 2008 Geyserville as part of an official dinner in California hosted by President Barack Obama honoring Chinese President Xi Jinping. The Today Show reports: Celebrity chef Bobby Flay cooked up dinner for not one, but two... [More]

Tasting Panel: 90 points for 2011 Estate Chardonnay

June 18, 2013 9:45 AM
Tasting Panel: 90 points for 2011 Estate ChardonnayIn the June 2013 edition of The Tasting Panel, writer Anthony Dias Blue reviews our 2011 Estate Chardonnay and awards it 90 points: "Intense, rich and ripe with smooth minerals and creamy texture; dense, juicy and balanced with lovely style." To se... [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]

California Grapevine: 91 points for both Geyserville and Paso Robles Zins

June 4, 2013 11:22 AM
California Grapevine: 91 points for both Geyserville and Paso Robles ZinsIn the June 2013 issue of California Grapevine, both our 2011 Paso Robles Zinfandel and 2011 Geyserville scored 91 points. To read the full Geyserville review, click here. To readl the full Paso Robles review, click here. Geyserville wine info: consu... [More]

Connoisseurs' Guide: 95 points (3 stars) for 2011 Geyserville

May 29, 2013 4:08 PM
Connoisseurs' Guide: 95 points (3 stars) for 2011 Geyserville  In the May 2013 issue of Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wine, our 2011 Geyserville garners 95 points and three stars. "Another stunner under the Geyserville moniker, this rich, nicely layered offering combines red and black berries wi... [More]

Sunset: Ridge East Bench Zin - 100 New Reasons to Love the West

May 28, 2013 3:29 PM
Sunset: Ridge East Bench Zin - 100 New Reasons to Love the WestIn the "100 New Reasons to Love the West" feature in the June 2013 issue of Sunset magazine, our 2011 East Bench is one of the zinfandels mentioned. "Late last century, many Zinfandels—the West's very own lovely, dark-berried, barbecue-loving ... [More]

QRW: Ridge 2011 Geyserville is Best of Show

May 13, 2013 10:47 AM
QRW: Ridge 2011 Geyserville is Best of ShowOur Ridge 2011 Geyserville is voted Co-Best of Show in QRW's 29th Best of the Best in California Zinfandels. "Soft, spicy, textured, concentrated, with strawberry-cherry flavors and elegant finish. Delicious!" To view the full article at QRW, click... [More]