News From Ridge Vineyards

How to Out-Bordeaux Bordeaux in Silicon Valley (WSJ)

March 25, 2013 9:46 AM
How to Out-Bordeaux Bordeaux in Silicon Valley (WSJ)Jay McInerney reports on a recent wine dinner at Restaurant Daniel in NYC, attended by winemaker Paul Draper. Ironically, Ridge Monte Bello, the Cabernet-based wine that some of us believe resembles old-school Bordeaux more than most of what's being... [More]

Spring 2013 releases info available

March 1, 2013 1:58 PM
Spring 2013 releases info availableGet information (backgrounders, label PDFs, bottle shots, wholesale newsletter, etc.) on our Spring 2013 wholesale releases right here: http://www.ridgewine.com/Wholesale/Releases/Releases-2013 The wines started shipping on April 1st. Archived footag... [More]

New York Times Picks Lytton Springs Top Zinfandel

January 2, 2013 10:40 AM
New York Times Picks Lytton Springs Top Zinfandel  Eric Asimov and the New York Times picked our 2010 Lytton Springs as their top wine in a recent panel tasting of zinfandels.  “It’s certainly possible to make a zinfandel in which each sip leaves you thirsting for more.”... [More]

95 points for 2009 Monte Bello and Winery of the Year (Connoisseur's Guide)

December 3, 2012 11:30 AM
95 points for 2009 Monte Bello and Winery of the Year (Connoisseur's Guide)95 points (***) from the December 2012 issue of Connoisseur's Guide for our 2009 Monte Bello! "Ridge has quietly been making world-class Cabernets for some forty years and, from the beginning, they have been balanced wines that have emphasized beauty... [More]

2009 Monte Bello is one of the Top 100 Wines of the West (SF Chronicle)

December 3, 2012 11:00 AM
2009 Monte Bello is one of the Top 100 Wines of the West (SF Chronicle)Our 2009 Monte Bello is one of the San Francisco Chronicle's Top 100 Wines of the West. "Quite simply, one of the best California Cabernet-based wines I've ever had." -Jon Bonné Read article at SFGate.com Wine info: consumer | trade

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

Great scores from International Wine Cellar - 96 points for 2009 Monte Bello

November 14, 2012 2:45 PM
Great scores from International Wine Cellar - 96 points for 2009 Monte BelloFive of our wines garnered 90+ point scores in the November-December 2012 issue of Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar, including 96 points for the 2009 Monte Bello. 2009 Monte Bello (96 pts.) info: consumer | trade 2009 Estate Merlot (91 pts... [More]

2009 Estate Cabernet: a Wine Enthusiast Top 100

November 13, 2012 1:52 PM
2009 Estate Cabernet: a Wine Enthusiast Top 100With a 95-point score, our 2009 Estate Cabernet is one of the Top 100 Cellar Selections from Wine Enthusiast magazine (December 2012 issue). Read article and view the PDF list at winemag.com Wine info: consumer | trade

San Francisco Chronicle Picks Geyserville for Thanksgiving

November 11, 2012 10:29 AM
San Francisco Chronicle Picks Geyserville for Thanksgiving  Jon Bonne and the San Francisco Chronicle picked our 2010 Geyserville as their choice for Thanksgiving, citing "Perhaps a classic like the 2010 Ridge Geyserville - its high acidity will be great for the richness of the table."  Looking t... [More]

The Perfect Gift For You This Holiday Season

November 8, 2012 10:39 AM
The Perfect Gift For You This Holiday SeasonRidge Vineyards unveils their 2012 Holiday Gift offerings, including a perfectly-paired six-course holiday themed Ridge Feast. Give the gift of Ridge this holiday season. Our personalized service and distinctive offerings are designed to make your gi... [More]