About the winery
Founded in 1978 by Gary Andrus, Pine Ridge Vineyards sits in the heart of the Stags Leap District of Napa Valley, famous for Cabernet Sauvignon wines of distinctive power and elegance. It strives to produce the best Cabernet Sauvignon in Napa Valley.
Today, the winery owns estate vineyards in five premier Napa Valley appellations: Stags Leap District, Howell Mountain, Oakville, Rutherford, and Carneros. Everyone on the team, from vineyard to cellar, is united in the desire to create wines that honor their remarkable origins with unique expression.
如今，该酒厂在纳帕谷的五个顶级产区拥有葡萄园:鹿跃区(Stags Leap District)、豪厄尔山(Howell Mountain)、奥克维尔(Oakville)、卢瑟福(Rutherford)和卡纳罗斯(Carneros)。从葡萄园到酒窖，团队中的每一个人都团结在一起，希望创造出独特又不失风土特色葡萄酒。
Josh Widaman ESTATE WINEMAKER
Josh Widaman 酿酒师
Used to work in Lewis Cellars and Stags’ Leap Winery, and with 20 years experience of producing highly rated Napa Valley wines, Josh Mendoza-Widaman joined Pine Ridge in 2021, replacing Michael Beaulac as Estate winemaker. He is mainly responsible for producing the high-end Cabernet Sauvignon wines as well as some other varieties.
Josh Mendoza-Widaman曾在Lewis Cellars和Stags’ Leap酒厂工作，拥有20年生产高品质纳帕谷葡萄酒的经验，他于2021年加入Pine Ridge，取代Michael Beaulac成为庄园酿酒师。他主要负责生产高端赤霞珠(Cabernet Sauvignon)葡萄酒以及其他一些品种。
“My path to winemaking started with a wine that left a lasting impression that I use as inspiration in every wine I create,” Josh emphasizes, “coming back to the Stags Leap District where it all began for me, and to the iconic steep-walled valley at Pine Ridge Vineyards, gives me a newfound sense of determination to produce some of the best Cabernet Sauvignon wines that Napa Valley and the world have to offer.”
“我的酿酒之路始于一种给我留下持久印象的葡萄酒，我把它作为我创作每一款葡萄酒的灵感，” 乔什强调说，”回到鹿跃产区(Stags Leap District)，因为我的一切都是在那里开始的。松树岭葡萄园(Pine Ridge Vineyards)标志性的陡峭山谷，让我有了新的决心，要生产出纳帕谷乃至全世界最好的赤霞珠(Cabernet Sauvignon)葡萄酒。“