Ah, big doings up here on the hill, our Monte Bello vine has had a hair cut! It was quite exciting actually, as our vine was pruned as part of an annual ritual of great significance; the morning that our… Read More ›
All things Monte Bello.
I love the French. I love France. Every time I have been to France, I have had a marvelous time. Every time I have been to France, the French have been marvelous. Every guest we’ve hosted from France has been… Read More ›
Wine Without Worry – Ridge Vineyards: The Bottled Poetry of California’s Santa Cruz Mountains Napa Valley may be the first place that comes to mind when you think of California wine, but there is no place like the Santa Cruz… Read More ›
I am traveling at the moment (currently awaiting the high-jinks howls of the coyotes as they commence their nocturnal gambol across the hills of Santa Barbara, beneath the chary approval of bright Orion and his constellar concomitants alit with country noirscapes),… Read More ›
As followers of this year’s special VineWatch series now know, Lytton Springs has joined our program, so to accommodate their schedule, we’ll now be posting our dual-property VineWatch updates together on Mondays. And with that said, may I present #VineWatch13: Week 3!… Read More ›
Closer to Sonoma? Great! You’ve got Winter Wineland to enjoy! Closer to the Santa Cruz Mountains? Great! You’ve got Passport Saturday to enjoy! Two great ways to enjoy some Ridge wine this weekend, and two great ways to explore two… Read More ›