Live Virtual Tasting! It’s droppin, hoppin’, poppin, and never-stoppin’! It’s live, it’s lit, this is it, no quit! It’s in the place, the space, a taste for your face! It’s up, it’s on, it’s on the lawn like John Pecan!… Read More ›
Ever wanted to ask winemaker Paul Draper a direct question about “wild” yeast? Ever thought it’d be nice to discuss submerged caps with winemaker Eric Baugher? Ever wondered aloud as to how winemaker John Olney feels about pump-overs? Well, now’s… Read More ›
In honor of Harvest 2012’s successful completion, Ridge Vineyards is staging a very special Post-Harvest Celebration Tasting at our Monte Bello Estate, on November 10th and 11th, at 1pm each day. This unique tasting experience will feature: —A brief talk… Read More ›
Every year we throw a harvest party, in honor of the completed season. It’s essentially an internal happening, and it’s quite an affair, to say the least. A great deal of the event focus goes on the vineyard teams and their… Read More ›
As the intensities of Harvest begin to fade into the now-falling rains, time affords a new exhilaration of contemplation; time to think, to ponder, to reflect … Time to sort through a furor of chronicle for the esoterica that slipped through un-memorialized… Read More ›
Grapedate 10.20.12. Final Crush. Monte Bello Winery. — With today’s arrival of viognier, zinfandel, and petite sirah, we officially come to Final Crush at the Monte Bello Winery. Uva no mas.