Archive for October, 2011

Harvest report 2011: racing to finish the “Vintage of Long Faces”

by on October 29, 2011 in From the Vineyards


Harvest is the most exciting (and humbling) time of the year for a winemaker. We at Jordan do not like to think of vintages in terms of good or bad—only that each vintage requires attention to areas of wine growing and winemaking that vary from year to year. 2011 was one of those challenging years [...]

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True Grit at Jordan: Halloween party pictures and drink recipes

by on October 24, 2011 in Events

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If you’re still contemplating costumes and concepts for your weekend Halloween party, let True Grit at Jordan be your inspiration. Hosted last Saturday night, True Grit at Jordan brought together sommeliers, chefs, restaurateurs, retailers and journalists from across the country for a night of wild west revelry inside Jordan’s storied barrel rooms. Three of our estate [...]

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Bottled art photography contest: submit photos for chances to win

by on October 14, 2011 in News


To celebrate the 2011 harvest, we’re excited to announce our first Bottled Art Photography Contest. All you need is a camera, a Jordan wine bottle, label or cork and a little artistic inspiration. Entries will be accepted October 14-November 30, 2011, on the Jordan Facebook Page Contests Tab or via email. Three prizes will be given,  If you love art and [...]

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Using video storytelling to help our customers

by on October 6, 2011 in News

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John Jordan believes that the old-world artistry of winemaking and new technology are not incompatible. That’s why we dedicate a great deal of time to using the latest mobile web and video technology available to help our loyal restaurant and retail partners enhance their customers’ wine experiences. Since winter 2010, we’ve been developing a library of educational videos available [...]

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Jordan Estate Rewards news: double points through October 12

by on October 5, 2011 in News

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Nine times a year, Jordan Estate Rewards members receive a special e-newsletter from Jordan, featuring exclusive wine offers from our library, videos, recipes, regional event announcements and more. Bonus rewards points are also offered in select months, such as October. Members always earn three Jordan Estate Rewards points for every dollar spent at the winery, excluding tax [...]

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