Archive for December, 2011

Our video Christmas carol to you

by on December 20, 2011 in From the Heart

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The entire family at Jordan Vineyard & Winery would like to wish you the happiest of holidays filled with great wine, good food and wonderful company. The winery closes this Thursday for holiday vacation and will reopen for tours and tastings on January 3, 2012. Cheers to 2012!

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Grape gondola carries 1,000 pounds of toys to kids in need

by on December 14, 2011 in From the Heart, News

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John Jordan added a festive twist to our annual Toys for Tots donations drive this year by transforming a retired grape gondola into a Christmas sleigh. Director of Operations Tim Spence has kept a few old gondolas in a shed for many years; these five-ton trailers were used to transport grapes from our vineyards to [...]

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How to make French Macarons: cookie recipe ideas and tips

by on December 13, 2011 in From the Kitchen

French Macaroons Cookies_Jordan Winery

Looking for new cookie recipes for your cookie exchange, gifts or dinner party? Our resident videographer asked me to share one of my favorite cookie recipes, and I picked French Macarons. In this video, you’ll find tips and techniques for baking these delicate cookies, which aren’t as difficult to make as one might think. The key is [...]

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Bottled art photo contest winners announced

by on December 5, 2011 in News

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Winners have been selected in our first bottled art photography contest. You can view the entire collection of photo submissions here: And the winning photos selected by our panel of judges are … GRAND PRIZE: Jordan Catapano for “Wine Literacy” FIRST RUNNER UP: Kristen Gibbins for “Celebrating Family with Jordan” SECOND RUNNER UP: Eric Hwang for [...]

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