Your Monday morning was probably similar to my Monday morning … In that you too probably tasted 21 wines before noon … But did you taste this? Long-time readers of this blog may recall a post from 2009: 1991 RIDGE… Read More ›
I Almost Can’t Even Say It. But Here Goes … A 5 liter bottle of 1982 Monte Bello Is Opening!!! Right Now!!!
I’m almost too trembly to type. This is too much for me. The names, the places, the wine …. Ah, it’s too much! No, it’s not. I can do this. Ok, here goes … Michael Madrigale. Ah! Wow, Michael Madrigale…. Read More ›
Historic Monte Bello. The Monte Bello Winery. High, high atop Black Mountain, in the northern reaches of the Santa Cruz Mountains, sits the Monte Bello Winery. In sight of the sea when the fog allows, built into the black-molded limestone… Read More ›
7 lines of text. 7 lettered lines of text. Thus went Ridge into Ingredient Labeling. Letter G. That’s the line. If there is one line of text that has engendered more conversation, and more controversy, than the Letter G Line,… Read More ›