Cuda Ridge Wines
Founded by Larry & Margie Dino, Cuda Ridge Wines produces Bordeaux style wines that bring out the wonderful terroir of Livermore Valley. Cuda Ridge has been increasing the production each year and is anticipating to produce 1400-1500 cases in 2011. Cuda Ridge Wines produces the following Bordeaux varietals: Semillion, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, and Petit Verdot. From time to time, winemaker, Larry Dino, will produce non-Bordeaux style wine which are designated under the Black label, these wines include Zinfandel, Sangiovese, and Syrah. Each of varietals produced are small lots ranging from 100 – 250 cases. Cuda Ridge does extensive blending of the varietals and strives for lower alcohol wines with intense complexity and character, traditional of the Bordeaux style.