It’s been one heck of a growing season. T’aint no doubt about it. But I am happy to report that Monte Bello, the mountain itself, has officially joined the harvest season; in comes Chardonnay! We brought in one run of chardonnay before… Read More ›
All things Monte Bello.
Normally, finding myself suddenly stuck behind a large, slow-moving vehicle on Monte Bello road is a real drag, but this morning, it was cause for celebration; it was a Ridge Vineyard truck, and on the back? Two gondolas of Chardonnay!
Pizza and Wine? Yeah, I know, not exactly “interesting” or ”unorthodox.” (To see the manifesto for this tasting series, you can click here). But this wasn’t just any pizza! First off, it was topped with spinach, a somewhat notorious pairing option… Read More ›
We’ve had our second arrival of fruit to the Monte Bello winery, and it’s come in from the Mazzoni Ranch. Here are some quick vids of the action! To begin, a series of looks at the fruit comin’ down onto… Read More ›
It’s Saturday, and the first delivery of fruit to Monte Bello is due in a matter of hours. Put another way, The Sleeping Beast Is About To Awaken. And what, you might ask, will happen to said grapes upon arrival?… Read More ›
With all the excitement of harvest looming on the horizon, and all the forward looking this involves, it does indeed seem as if a proper “look back” at the Monte Bello Fall Release Event is in order; even though it… Read More ›