On 23 October 2014, Alder Yarrow at Vinography.com published “Bay Area Bordeaux: Tasting Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernets” and highlights our winery:
“Ridge’s Montebello bottling long ago put to rest any questions about that grape’s potential in the region, especially when it triumphed in the re-match of the Paris Tasting 30 years after the original 1976 event… Ridge has become synonymous with Santa Cruz Mountains Cabernet Sauvignon, for good reason, as its Montebello bottling remains one of the finest Bordeaux blends made in the country.”
and tastes the Ridge 1985 Monte Bello as well as the 2005, 2006, and 2007 vintages.
Monte Bello wine info: consumer | trade
To read the full article including tasting notes at Vinography.com, click here.