News From Ridge Vineyards

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]

2010 Geyserville a "Recommended Sonoma Zin" by San Francisco Chronicle

June 11, 2012 10:57 AM
2010 Geyserville a "Recommended Sonoma Zin" by San Francisco ChronicleAmong the "Recommended Sonoma Zins" from the San Francisco Chronicle (4 May 2012) is our 2010 Geyserville.

Ridge Monte Bello featured in May Decanter Magazine

June 11, 2012 9:43 AM
Ridge Monte Bello featured in May Decanter MagazineRidge Monte Bello makes the May 2012 cover of Decanter Magazine which includes a 19.5 point score for the 2008 Monte Bello.   Download the Full Article Here (Decanter May 2012.pdf 2.53 mb)

2010 Estate Chardonnay Highly Recommended by California Grapevine

May 1, 2012 11:03 AM
2010 Estate Chardonnay Highly Recommended by California GrapevineOur 2010 Estate Chardonnay (91 pts.) is very highly recommended in the May 2012 issue of California Grapevine.

Watch the winemaker 2012 Spring Release Virtual Tasting

April 13, 2012 11:14 AM
Watch the winemaker 2012 Spring Release Virtual TastingYou can watch and taste along as our winemakers explore the new spring release wines from our ATP, Z List & Monte Bello Collector programs. They will provide you a wealth of information about the winemaking techniques, vineyard history, food pair... [More]

East Bench Zinfandel is #2 Best Selling Zin in Top US Restaurants

April 1, 2012 11:07 AM
East Bench Zinfandel is #2 Best Selling Zin in Top US RestaurantsIn the 23rd Annual Restaurant Poll issue of Wine & Spirits magazine, our East Bench Zinfandel was selected the #2 zinfandel on restaurant wine lists. We've been in the top two zinfandel slots for eight years in a row! 

7 Ridge Wines Receive Great Reviews from the Wine Advocate

August 1, 2011 10:33 AM
7 Ridge Wines Receive Great Reviews from the Wine AdvocateA bevy of great reviews from Antonio Galloni at The Wine Advocate (August 2011, Issue 196)! 2008 Monte Bello (97+ pts.) 2009 Lytton Springs (95 pts.), 2008 Chardonnay Monte Bello (95 pts.) 2009 Estate Chardonnay (95 pts.), 2009 Geyserville (94 p... [More]