The 2013 Monte Bello, our 51st vintage, has been released! Every August is an exciting time for all at Ridge. It’s the moment we finally release the latest vintage of Monte Bello to our members. Of course, if you were… Read More ›
All things Monte Bello.
With the 2012 vintage of Monte Bello, Ridge celebrates fifty years of fine winemaking. When, in 1969, I was offered the opportunity to become Ridge winemaker, the partners opened their ‘62 and ‘64 Monte Bellos for me to taste. One… Read More ›
I’ve always been fascinated by the dichotomy between Ridge’s patient evolution over the last half century contrasted against Silicon Valley’s meteoric rise over that same period. For those that may not be familiar with our history, Ridge was founded by… Read More ›
Our very lovely colleagues to The North (i.e. Lytton Springs) recently paid a very welcome visit to Monte Bello, and with the much-appreciated contributions of Eric Baugher (VP of Winemaking/Monte Bello), David Gates (VP of Vineyard Operations) and Kyle Theriot… Read More ›