Jordan wins Wine Blog Award for best photo and video

by on July 14, 2014

Last Saturday night, more than 350 wine bloggers from across North America gathered in a hotel ballroom in Santa Barbara County wine country for the eighth annual Wine Blog Awards. The lights were down and spirits were high as Alan Kropf, publisher of Mutineer magazine, announced the winners in nine categories. For a second year [...]

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We need your vote by June 19: Wine Blog Awards

by on June 13, 2014 in Featured, News

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Finalists were announced today for the 2014 Wine Blog Awards, and we’re honored to be nominated for both Best Original Photography or Video on a Wine Blog and Best Winery Blog. This is the second consecutive year Jordan is competing for an award in both categories. Voting is open through midnight on Thursday, June 19, [...]

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Wish of a Lifetime at Jordan

by on June 5, 2014 in From the Heart

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A few weeks ago, we received an email from Wish of a Lifetime, a non-profit organization that grants lifelong wishes to seniors who have overcome tremendous challenges in their own lives. A gentleman named James Woods wished for a private tasting at Jordan, and we had a chance to help make his dream come true. Mr. [...]

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Wine Dogs California book debuts

by on June 3, 2014 in Featured, From the Heart, News

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The latest edition of Wine Dogs California released officially June 1, and we’re thrilled that five Jordan Winery pups made the book. Jordan’s double-page spread includes a photo of John Jordan’s three dogs–Bismarck, Nimitz and Rosie–followed by our two office dogs–Dante and Ruby. Sadly, Ranch Manager Brent Young’s daschunds–Harley and Tina–who appeared in a previous [...]

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New culinary vacation getaway package with Hotel Healdsburg

by on May 22, 2014 in Featured, News

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Hotel Healdsburg and Jordan Vineyard & Winery are proud to announce the “Farm to Fork Culinary Journey,” the ultimate getaway for foodies and wine enthusiasts, taking place in the heart of Sonoma County. Launching in June, this memorable package includes a two-night stay at the award-winning Hotel Healdsburg in the heart of downtown Healdsburg, an [...]

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Austin restaurants: latest food and wine trends

by on May 16, 2014 in News

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Plenty of Texans have vowed to keep Austin weird. Now a handful of chefs, farmers and sommeliers are working together to make their capital’s food scene local, seasonal, and in true Austin form, eclectic. In this edition of our regional spotlight series, we take a look at the top restaurant trends in one of the [...]

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The Roast of Master Sommelier Fred Dame

by on May 12, 2014 in Events

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More than 100 sommeliers and other wine professionals turned out at a private event during Pebble Beach Food & Wine to celebrate Fred Dame’s 30th anniversary of induction to The Court of Master Sommeliers. Dubbed the Roast of Fred Dame, the event drew noted Master Sommeliers and restaurateurs who shared amusing (and heart-felt) stories about [...]

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New Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting video

by on May 9, 2014 in Featured, News

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The first full season of the new Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting is underway. Guests journey beyond our winery chateau to remote corners of the serene Jordan Estate to savor Jordan wines, olive oil and our chef’s cuisine—all paired with breathtaking views. Get a sneak peek in our latest video and request a reservation on [...]

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Getting Fit for Jordan wines: a 1980s-inspired music video for National Fitness Month

by on May 1, 2014 in Featured, From the Heart, News

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Jordan’s latest vintages–2012 Chardonnay and 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon–release nationally on May 1. John Jordan and Winemaker Rob Davis are REALLY excited. Like so totally excited that they just can’t hide it. And since May is National Fitness Month, we decided to make a 1980s-inspired music video to get everyone ready for our new wines. Let’s [...]

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Our favorite things to do in Healdsburg and Sonoma wine country

by on April 22, 2014 in From the Heart, News

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One of the best parts about working in Sonoma wine country is getting to hang out in this beautifully diverse corner of Northern California. Days off can be like a vacation in our own backyard. I asked a few Jordan employees to share their favorite things to do around Sonoma County. Here’s our top five [...]

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