News From Ridge Vineyards

Parker's Wine Advocate Scores 2009 Monte Bello 98 Points

August 31, 2012 1:50 PM
Parker's Wine Advocate Scores 2009 Monte Bello 98 Points  The August 2012 edition of the Wine Advocate has just been published and it includes reviews of Ridge's current releases.  The new set of reviews is punctuated by a... 98 point score for the 2009 Monte Bello, and a 93+ point score for ... [More]

Parker's Wine Advocate scores '09 Monte Bello 98 points

August 31, 2012 1:01 PM
 Parker's Wine Advocate scores '09 Monte Bello 98 pointsThe August 2012 edition of the Wine Advocate has just been published and it includes reviews of Ridge's current releases.  The new set of reviews is punctuated by a 98 point score for the 2009 Monte Bello, and a 93+ point score for the 2010 Lytt... [More]

Great Ridge reviews from International Wine Report

August 31, 2012 10:00 AM
Great Ridge reviews from International Wine ReportThe International Wine Reports (September 2012) reviews a number of our wines including 2009 Monte Bello (97+ pts.), 2009 Estate Cabernet (93+ pts.), 2010 Geyserville (93 pts.), 2010 Lytton Springs (91 pts.), and 2010 Paso Robles Zinfandel (90 pts.).... [More]

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]

Santa Cruz Mountains wines' dual inspirations (SF Chronicle)

August 29, 2012 10:51 AM
Santa Cruz Mountains wines' dual inspirations (SF Chronicle)San Francisco Chronicle wine editor Jon Bonné writes about the dual identity of the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA: the Bordeaux and Burgundy inspirations for wineries in this viticultural area. "The land that Ridge Vineyards would ultimately own wa... [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's Historic Vineyards

August 23, 2012 10:09 AM
Decanter: Ridge's Historic VineyardsAge shall not weary them. Decanter Magazine features The Historic Vineyard Society in their September 2012 issue.  "When it comes to vines, older can often mean better. So much so that there is now a society dedicated to recording and preserving... [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]