Statement: “I Want Zinfandel.” Response: Remove “I,” (Ego), then remove “Want,” (Desire). Now you are left w/ only Zinfandel. Zinfandel is not a shriek, a howl, a sigh, or a yawn; rather, it is the deep breath of life. There… Read More ›
Stories about, or suggestions for, wines and special occasions!
And what a year it’s been! So rich with memories, adventures, tales and tastes; can it really be a mere 12 months ago that we were first tasting the 2008 Lytton Estate Syrah? It could be a lifetime ago, and… Read More ›
Ever wondered which classic Monte Bello vintage our winemaking team thinks most resembles the current release? Ever wondered which vintage of Monte Bello VP of Vineyard Operations David Gates wishes he had more of? Ever wondered what winemaker Eric Baugher… Read More ›
Carignane ~ Cheers to Carignane! Cheers to Louis Villard! Cheers to 7X7! Sound the horns! Release the hounds! Fire the cannons! For those about to Carignane, we salute you! ~ The mysterious Louis Villard, the Lamont Cranston of the coast,… Read More ›
Post Summary: 4488: A Ridge Blog celebrates the launch of the Ridge Vineyards 2013 Holiday Offerings by pledging to prepare each of the six signature Wine & Food pairings featured in the 2013 Ridge Vineyards Holiday Feast. Haiku & Hi-jinks… Read More ›