Full disclosure, this post is in fact a long and winding road towards examining questions of Ageability and Zinfandel. I hope you read it. But if you’d rather just let Jameson Fink tell it to you in his deliciously Without… Read More ›
All things to do with the history of Ridge Vineyards.
1998 Monte Bello Library Wines ~ 1997. 1997, 1997, 1997. 97, 97, 97, 97. Blah blah blah blah blah. 1998? Now I’m getting interested. Why? Because anytime anyone tells you something is the something of the century, it probably isn’t…. Read More ›
Historic Monte Bello. The Monte Bello Winery. High, high atop Black Mountain, in the northern reaches of the Santa Cruz Mountains, sits the Monte Bello Winery. In sight of the sea when the fog allows, built into the black-molded limestone… Read More ›
Nothing says that Harvest is nigh quite like the onset of Sampling. We’ll talk about Sampling a great deal in the coming days, but for now, suffice it to say that our teams are out in the vines now every… Read More ›