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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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91 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - November/December 2013
(includes 17% merlot, 2% petit verdot and 1% cabernet franc): Opaque ruby. Bright aromas of dark berries, cherry pit and flowers pick up notes of pipe tobacco and smoky minerals with air. Juicy and precise on the palate, offering sweet blackcurrant and cherry flavors with suggestions of anise and mocha. Shows impressive energy on the finish, which is firmed by tangy acidity and a touch of bitter cherry.