Remembering the Jordan Playboy

by on August 13, 2013 in From the Heart

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Almost a century ago, a newcomer to the American car market, Cleveland’s Jordan Motor Car Company, turned heads with the attractive styling and innovations of Jordan cars. Founded in 1916 by Ned Jordan, Jordan was also one of the first automakers to christen its model types with evocative names, such as the Sport Marine (with [...]

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A weekend at Jordan with sommeliers

by on July 24, 2013 in Events, Featured

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Each summer, we host sommeliers from different cities for weekend getaways to Alexander Valley wine country. It’s not uncommon for wineries and trade associations to bring their top customers to California to learn more about winemaking practices and what sets a particular producer or wine region apart from the rest. These types of trips usually [...]

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Robin Thicke “Blurred Lines” parody ~ Jordan Winery music video “Blurred Vines”

by on July 9, 2013 in Featured, From the Vineyards

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Jordan Winery’s parody music video of “Blurred Lines” by Robin Thicke. In the world of wine, there are two types of men: wine geeks and wine dudes. Geeks obsess over wine lists, wine scores and winemaking techniques. Dudes love their wine but don’t take it too seriously. Who gets the girl? Watch “Blurred Vines” to [...]

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Jordan Winery receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award

by on June 27, 2013 in News

TripAdvisor Excellence Badge_2013

TripAdvisor recently announced its 2013 Certificate of Excellence award recipients, and Jordan Vineyard & Winery is honored to receive this award of distinction for our visitor experiences. Only the top 10 percent of businesses listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award for their hospitality excellence and consistently outstanding traveler reviews. We hope you’ll visit us soon. Don’t forget: [...]

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Carnival Spring at Jordan event: photo and video highlights

by on June 18, 2013 in Events

Spring at Jordan event

Nearly 250 guests turned out for our annual new release party, Spring at Jordan, which celebrated the debut of Jordan 2011 Chardonnay and 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon. This year’s theme transformed the winery chateau and its sweeping lawns into a whimsical carnival—replete with inventive cuisine and live entertainment fit for the big top. Next year’s event will be [...]

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Jordan Winery estate now open to the public through Estate Tour & Tasting experience

by on June 13, 2013 in Featured, News

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After four decades of hosting tours and tastings by appointment at its iconic chateau, Jordan Vineyard & Winery is launching our first Estate Tour & Tasting experience. Guests will journey to remote corners of the nearly 1,200-acre Jordan Estate to enjoy a farm-to-table, wine-and-food-tasting excursion showcasing foods grown on the property with a backdrop of stunning [...]

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Jordan Winery wins two titles at the 2013 Wine Blog Awards

by on June 11, 2013 in Featured, News

Wine Blog Awards winners - Jordan Winery

Nearly 200 wine bloggers from North America gathered in British Columbia last weekend for the annual Wine Bloggers Conference and its grand finale event, the coveted Wine Blog Awards ceremony. We’re thrilled to announce that The Journey of Jordan Winery took home two 2013 Wine Blog Awards: Best Winery Blog and Best Original Photography or Video [...]

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Will you vote for us? 2013 Wine Blog Awards finalists announced

by on May 21, 2013 in Featured, News

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  Finalists were unveiled yesterday for the 2013 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. Voting is open through midnight on Friday, May 24, so vote for your favorite wine blogs here. Winners of each category will be [...]

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Video chat and online tasting here on May 16

by on May 15, 2013 in From the Cellar

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Watch live streaming video from jordanwinery at livestream.com Join us this Thursday, May 16, for a live web video chat and new release tasting with John Jordan and Director of Wine Greg Miller. A series of tastings will be hosted, so friends across the country can participate: THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013 3 p.m. PST / 6 [...]

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Watch our grapevines grow (budbreak time-lapse video)

by on May 9, 2013 in Featured, From the Vineyards

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  For a few years, we’ve experimented with time-lapse video around Jordan Estate. The time-lapse shooting process required daily attention–a Canon 5D camera had to be set-up each morning and removed at night to protect it from the elements–which was easy to do when capturing the winery chateau changing colors during fall and much more [...]

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