Ridge Cabernet Sauvignon 'Monte Bello' Santa Cruz Mountains 2015
Have you seen Somm III? If so, then you know Ridge's Monte Bello Cabernet-based blend is one of the OGs of great American wine. Like Fred Dame, this wine only gets better with age! NYTimes critic Florence Fabricant recently offered that this vintage of Monte Bello "is the perfect gift for a discerning wine lover who is not seduced by hype or cult." We know that's you, so treat yourself!
Central Coast, United States
Blanket term (and appellation) to describe a chunk of California from Alameda in the north to Santa Barbara in the south, including major wine areas like Monterey, Paso Robles and Edna Valley.