It’s becoming a bit of a tradition, these July First Fridays. Each year, as this most summeriest of summer First Fridays rolls in, we prepare to showcase a very special Chardonnay Vertical for our guests. And given that this year I am still… Read More ›
All things chardonnay, and/or blends based on chardonnay.
I don’t traditionally spend a great deal of post space on “hard” wine news, but this little item is actually quite exciting, and accordingly, I wish to share the news: Ridge Named One of California’s Top Chardonnay Producers by Wine Spectator Magazine!… Read More ›
Grafting is one of the great & mysterious processes in the annals of viticulture, and it is something which fascinates anyone and everyone who stumbles into the cryptic vaults of its ritual. As with so many things we deem to be mysterious,… Read More ›
That’s right people, it’s the third annual! Say it with me! The third annual #ChardDay! Can you feel it? An’ we gon’ pre-emp this thang! Pre-emp it! We gon’ get in early! At the beginning! We gon’ pour it today!… Read More ›
This Thursday evening, April 5th, the “Mo” in “BevMo” is not just going to mean “More,” it’s going to mean “More Ridge Vineyards.” That’s right, Ridge Vineyards (in the form of me and some very fine wines!) is heading to… Read More ›
Anyone who’s read about this tasting series, or perhaps even attended an episode, will know that there is always a theme to each tasting event. This was again the case for what was the final Wine Bloggers Tasting of 2011,… Read More ›