Ridge Vineyards ‘Three Valleys’ Red 2021
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Introducing Ridge Vineyards’ ‘Three Valleys’ Red 2021, a captivating blend masterfully crafted by Winemaker John Olney. This wine is a harmonious symphony of flavors and aromas that invite you on a sensory journey.
In the glass, the wine reveals a deep, inviting ruby color, hinting at the richness within. As you bring the glass to your nose, you’ll be greeted by an enticing bouquet. Toasty oak notes embrace the senses, followed by the luscious aroma of strawberry jam, reminiscent of a summer’s day. Mixed berry pie and black tea add layers of complexity, while a subtle hint of baking spice rounds out the aromatic profile.
Upon the first sip, the palate is graced with a medley of flavors. Layered black and blue fruits take center stage, offering a delightful fusion of richness and freshness. The addition of milk chocolate and cherry notes adds a touch of indulgence, while garrigue, a hint of herbs, provides a pleasant contrast. The finish is characterized by textured tannins that gently linger, leaving a lasting impression.
This ‘Three Valleys’ Red 2021 is a testament to Ridge Vineyards’ commitment to quality and craftsmanship. With its thoughtfully composed blend of 65% Zinfandel, 26% Petite Sirah, 5% Syrah, and 4% Alicante Bouschet, it’s a wine that showcases the best of each grape variety. As evidenced by its critical acclaim, this wine is sure to captivate wine enthusiasts with its depth, complexity, and well-balanced character.
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Sonoma County, nestled in the heart of California's wine country, boasts a rich history dating back to the 1850s when vines were first planted in its fertile soils. Located in Northern California, it is strategically positioned between the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Mayacamas Mountains to the east. This unique geography contributes to its diverse microclimates and makes it a prime destination for winemakers.
The soil profile is a patchwork of various types, including volcanic, alluvial, and loamy soils. These soils, combined with its Mediterranean climate, create the ideal conditions for grape... Read More