“Mmmmm, that is a wine, but how did you do it?” A sleekly striking black-and-chrome grille pulls in to the sound of tinny parlor piano; cut to a pristine cream flower arrangement, and the sparkle of a cocktail party reflected in… Read More ›
All things to do with the history of Ridge Vineyards.
Today was another one of those great days when into my inbox comes a heartfelt and wondrous story about one of our wines, and how it found its way through the mists of time into someone else’s life. These moments… Read More ›
In the aftermath of our 50th Anniversary Celebration and Retrospective Tasting here at Ridge Vineyards (more details on this soon!), there has been some lovely and lively writing appearing in a wide array of formats and publications, and I’d like… Read More ›
Twas the night before the Grand Retrospective And no one was left on the mountain but me And the promise Of wines to be poured …
Jon Bonné has penned an absolutely wonderful article about Santa Cruz Mountains wines in the San Francisco Chronicle, with a hearty portion of the text devoted to Ridge Vineyards. Here’s how the article begins: Next week, Paul Draper and his… Read More ›
Well, this is a bit of a milestone post for what is still quite a young blog; it’s the 200th post! Accordingly, I want to do something a little special to mark the occasion, and this is what I have to… Read More ›
Greetings all! Well, with the end of The Oughts now only hours away, I thought I’d take us all on a last look at the decade we’re about to leave behind, as it played out here on the mountain. First off,… Read More ›