STORY BEHIND THIS WINE
Ridge is arguably the most famous producer of top Zinfandel in the USA. Founded in 1962 in the Santa Cruz mountains in California. Paul Drapper head winemaker is legendary in the world of wine and has attracted a huge amount of plaudits including ‘top 5 most admired winemakers in the world’ Decanter poll. Powerful, thrilling red for those who enjoy opulence and indulgence.
Made from a blend of 69% Zinfandel, 23% Petit Syrah, 6% Carignan, 2% Mourvedre. “Recalls the tasty red field blends of yore, showing briary cherry, grilled anise and cracked pepper flavours…..” Wine Spectator 28th February 2019 ‘ 0utstanding’ - 92 points.
Awards 92 points Wine Spectator, Jancis Robinson 17.5 points