Ridge Vineyards – Past, Present and Future

Ridge Vineyards might be one of the best kept secrets of the wine world. I recently had the opportunity to visit both the Monte Bello location and the Lytton Springs location and every time I experience a Ridge wine, I am consistently blown away. The wine speaks for itself, but when you factor in their…

Tasting Terroir – Can You Really?

The first thing most people think of when they hear the word terroir is the soil in which grapevines grow, but it is much more than that, it’s the rain, the heat, the sun, the humidity, the wind, and anything else that Mother Nature can throw at a grapevine in any given year. If you’ve…