May I present the following: APPETIZER Corn Bisque with Crisp Pork Belly ~ or ~ Gnocchi Parisienne, Fresh Peas, Grape Tomatoes & Parmesan Cheese ENTRÉES Seared Salmon, Spring Pea Risotto ~ or ~ Lamb Stew with Spring Vegetables ~ or… Read More ›
All things to do with the history of Ridge Vineyards.
It’s Passport Saturday in the Santa Cruz Mountains! Which means it’s an outstanding opportunity for you to uncover gems galore amongst the wild and woolly wildernesses of our decidedly beautiful, rarefied, and rustically authentic appellation. Do we want you to visit… Read More ›
Thoughts On Being A 2012 Wine Blog Awards Finalist, Part I (with apologies to Shunryu Suzuki) – “In Japan we have the phrase ‘shoshin’, which means ‘beginner’s mind.’ The goal of practice is always to keep our beginner’s mind.” “This… Read More ›
If you’re at all familiar with Ridge Vineyards, you’re probably aware of Lytton Springs. You’ve probably tasted the wine. You may have even made the journey to Sonoma, and enjoyed a bit of our Healdsburg hospitality. And you may even… Read More ›
For a thorough refresher on Part I, please click here. As to a summary, it was the 3rd anniversary of our blog going live. And it was the birthday of the late, great jazz bassist Paul Chambers. To celebrate, a… Read More ›
Classics: The Gospels of Pauls The following summary of our recent and very special Wine Bloggers Tasting is broken up into two parts: in Part I, I run down a description of how the tasting was constructed, and in Part… Read More ›