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2010 Ridge Vineyards Geyserville Sonoma County
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About Ridge Vineyards

One of the premier producers of Cabernet and Zinfandel blends in California, Ridge Vineyards thrives on the hands-off approach of longtime winemaker Paul Draper. These wines are generally single-site bottlings that express the unique characteristics of vineyards in the Santa Cruz Mountains, Alexander Valley and Dry Creek Valley, among others.

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2010 Ridge Vineyards Geyserville Sonoma County

Producer: Ridge Vineyards
Style: Red Wine
Grape Type: Zinfandel
Origin: California
Region: Sonoma

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90 Points | International Wine Cellar , May/June 2012

(64% zinfandel, 20% carignane, 12% petite sirah and 2% each of alicante bouschet and mataro):  Glass-staining ruby.  Ripe cherry and blackberry aromas are complicated by suggestions of mace, star anise and smoky herbs.  Sweet dark fruit flavors pick up a refreshingly bitter quality with air, along with a note of candied violet.  Spicy and broad on the finish, which clings with impressive sweetness and persistence.  This wine drinks well now, especially with a bit of aeration.  (JR)

88 Points | Robert Parker's The Wine Advocate

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Zinfandel

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