No, not the Irish one, the Chardonnay one! Happy Bloomsday! T minus … nothing! We have bloom! Ah, ain’t she purty? Nice lil’ limestone outcropping in the background, but most importantly, BLOOM! BLOOM BLOOM BLOOM BLOOM BLOOM! We like the vines,… Read More ›
All things chardonnay, and/or blends based on chardonnay.
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 ›
To some, it might seem obvious, but perhaps not to all, so I wax today on the subject for the sake of the still un-converted. Chardonnay, especially Ridge Vineyards Chardonnay, pairs EXTREMELY well with the archetypal Thanksgiving (i.e. Autumnal) table…. Read More ›
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!