Tag Archive for ‘Zinfandel’

In Jimsomare Country

2008 Ridge Vineyards Jimsomare Zinfandel One sniff and I know I’m in Jimsomare country; a great and strange place; funkily mystical, mountainously ghosty, soulfully perfect. Jimsomare. This is rarefied juice; pure Black Mountain, the aroma and flavor of another California;… Read More ›

The New Dusi Ranch Is Here!!!

For 35 years now, the ATP branch of our Wine Club has been busy contributing limited-production rareties to the Ridge Vineyards wine canon; introducing such fabled designations as Old School, Mazzoni, and Jimsomare to the vineyard lexicon, and showcasing comparatively under-the-radar varietals like… Read More ›

Zinfandel, BBQ, & You …

Can’t let you know -just yet- the where, why, what, when, how of why we were tasting iterations of BBQ today -with companionated iterations of Zinfandel- but if you can just get yer 2-flap Sherlock lid on, you might just grok the rock. In the meantime, let… Read More ›

Zin Monk

As today is the day the world mourns the anniversary of the passing of the great Thelonious Monk, I want to talk about Monk. And because I work for, and write for, Ridge Vineyards, I want to talk about zinfandel…. Read More ›