For those of you who haven’t yet seen it, James Laube of Wine Spectator has recently written on the 1997 Ridge Monte Bello. You can find his article here: http://www.winespectator.com/wwdn/show/id/42558 It’s an interesting article, for a number of reasons, and… Read More ›
All things Monte Bello.
It was a beautiful Saturday, and nearly 500 people came up the mountain to enjoy the view, the weather, and the wine! It was our second Monte Bello Assemblage tasting (out of three total for the year), and we had… Read More ›
This Saturday we are very pleased to be hosting a wonderful event, our Monte Bello Assemblage Tasting, during which we’ll be pouring not only the current assemblage of the 2009 Monte Bello (slated for release in 2012) and the 2006… Read More ›
The wonderfully vibrant writing style of Thea Dwelle, she of the site Luscious Lushes, is on full display in her wrap-up of our debut Wine Blogger’s Tasting, to be found here. Her opening paragraph ought to be good indication of the… Read More ›
In a previous post from just shortly after the Wine Blogger’s Tasting, I noted some wonderful wrap-ups from three of our attendees, Amy at WineBookGirl, Dave at Santa Cruz and Santa Clara Valley Wines, and Liren at Kitchen Worthy, all of… Read More ›
The title of the post says it all: Ridge Tasting: Iron Chevsky vs. Robert Parker I love it! Gary “Iron” Chevky took right to heart the paradigm of this particular tasting, a compare-and-contrast between our own respective palates (this being… Read More ›