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 ›
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I must say, I quite enjoyed today a playful e-mail rally (as in the tennis sort; back and forth and back and forth and back and forth) with my friend Richard Jennings, who just happens to be not only one… Read More ›
Lovely news! The Insider newsletter (May 5th, 2010) from Wine Spectator contains James Laube’s review of the newly-released 2008 Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Chardonnay, and he’s given it 92 points! Ridge Chardonnay Santa Cruz Mountains Estate 2008 92 points | $40 |… Read More ›
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 ›
Monte Bello Collector Event/Final Assemblage Tasting: Part I, The Vintage Pack Vertical – 1995 Monte Bello, 1997 Monte Bello, & 1999 Monte Bello!
We’ve just had quite an event here this past weekend, our Monte Bello Collector Final Assemblage Tasting, and among the many treats on offer was the opportunity to try the three selections that comprise our new Vintage Pack offering: the… Read More ›
93 Is The Magic Number: 2007 Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Chardonnay Receives 93 Points From Wine Spectator!
Well, this is probably a bit anti-climatic now, as I already gave away the punch line in the title of this post, but the new vintage of our Santa Cruz Mountains Estate Chardonnay has received a 93 point rating from… Read More ›