May 28, 2013 3:29 PM
In 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]
May 13, 2013 10:47 AM
Our 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]
May 10, 2013 10:42 AM
The Ridge 1970 Monte Bello is a Decanter Wine Legend in their March 2013 issue.
"Although it was the 1971 that dazzled tasters at Steven Spurrier's celebrated Judgment of Paris tasting in 1976, Draper himself always preferred the 1970. When he was n... [More]
May 1, 2013 11:54 AM
In the May 2013 issue of California Grapevine, our 2011 Estate Chardonnay scored 92 points.
To read the full review, click here.
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April 10, 2013 11:38 AM
Industry magazine the drinks business covers the winery's voluntary ingredient labeling.
Ridge Vineyards has opted for ingredient labeling to promote its non-interventionist approach and encourage greater transparency in winemaking.
All the wines fr... [More]
March 25, 2013 9:46 AM
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]
March 1, 2013 1:58 PM
Get information (backgrounders, label PDFs, bottle shots, wholesale newsletter, etc.) on our Spring 2013 wholesale releases right here:
The wines started shipping on April 1st. Archived footag... [More]
January 2, 2013 10:40 AM
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]
December 3, 2012 11:30 AM
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]
December 3, 2012 11:00 AM
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
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