News From Ridge Vineyards

Ridge Fall 2012 Export Newsletter available

August 29, 2012 12:01 PM
Ridge Fall 2012 Export Newsletter availableOur Fall 2012 Ridge Report covers the challenging 2010 zinfandel harvest from the perspectives of David Gates (VP of Vineyard Operations) and winemaker John Olney. David Amadia (VP of Sales & Marketing) writes about the 111-year old "mixed black"... [More]

German language Vinum magazine highlights Ridge in their special California issue

August 28, 2012 2:01 PM
German language Vinum magazine highlights Ridge in their special California issueRidge Vineyards is highlighted in a special California supplement to the German language Vinum magazine (July-August 2012 issue). Includes a review of our 2008 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (in German). Download a printable PDF (in German) GzD_VINUM_PLUS... [More]

Fall 2012 Wholesale Newsletter Available

August 28, 2012 9:36 AM
Fall 2012 Wholesale Newsletter AvailableOur Fall 2012 Ridge Report covers the challenging 2010 zinfandel harvest from the perspectives of David Gates (VP of Vineyard Operations) and winemaker John Olney. David Amadia (VP of Sales & Marketing) writes about the 111-year old "mixed black"... [More]

Fall Releases virtual tasting video now available

August 27, 2012 12:00 PM
Fall Releases virtual tasting video now availableOur live virtual tasting from Friday 24 August was a success! Please visit http://www.ridgewine.com/DynamicContent/Wholesale/Virtual Tasting.aspx for the virtual tasting if you want to view the archived footage. Thank you very much!   Panel mod... [More]

Decanter: Ridge is one of the Santa Cruz Mountains Hidden Treasures

August 22, 2012 3:21 PM
Decanter: Ridge is one of the Santa Cruz Mountains Hidden Treasures  It is home to one of America's most famed producers, yet the Santa Cruz Mountains remain relatively isolated and unknown. More's the pity says Jon Bonné as he uncovers the appellation's other star names in this featured article in Deca... [More]

Ridge's Monte Bello Included in Wine & Spirits Terroir Top 100

August 17, 2012 9:44 AM
Ridge's Monte Bello Included in Wine & Spirits Terroir Top 100  The Fall 2012 issue of Wine & Spirits Magazine spotlights our Monte Bello vineyard as one of the world's top terroir-driven vineyard sites.  "Some wines transport us to another place.  They make us believe that the earth, the su... [More]

Celebrate Cabernet Day with Three Decades of Monte Bello

August 14, 2012 12:44 PM
Celebrate Cabernet Day with Three Decades of Monte Bello  As part of our Cabernet Day celebration, we will be featuring a very special library tasting at both our Monte Bello & Lytton Springs wineries, on Thursday August 30th.  The tasting is billed as "Three Decades of Monte Bello" and wil... [More]

Ridge Celebrates Cabernet Day on August 30th

July 31, 2012 3:36 PM
Ridge Celebrates Cabernet Day on August 30th  The 3rd annual Cabernet Day is Thursday August 30th. Cabernet Day is a worldwide celebration of the Cabernet grape variety, intended to give Cabernet lovers around the globe a platform to express their passion for grape and the wines made fro... [More]

Ridge Named One of California's Top Chardonnay Producers

June 21, 2012 11:15 AM
Ridge Named One of California's Top Chardonnay ProducersWine Spectator has named Ridge one of California's Top Chardonnay Producers (July 2012) "That Ridge is successful with both Cabernet and Chardonnay from its perch in the Santa Cruz Mountains is a singular accomplishment. The Monte Bello Chardonnay i... [More]

2011 Monte Bello Assemblage Complete

June 11, 2012 12:20 PM
2011 Monte Bello Assemblage CompleteOur winemaking team has finalized the assemblage of the 2011 Monte Bello.   Enough time has now passed for some settling to occur, and we are tasting the lots regularly to track quality. Albeit unofficial until sit-down assemblage tastings in F... [More]