Posts Tagged ‘valentines day’

Inaugural Valentine’s Dinner at Jordan photos and menu

by on February 21, 2014 in Events, Featured

jordan winery valentine's dinner dining room

Last weekend, we hosted our first-ever Valentine’s Dinner for Jordan Estate Rewards members. Thirty guests turned out for a decadent, seven-course meal prepared by our chef (menu below) and paired with an array of Jordan vintages. Guests also previewed the 2010 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon, which releases officially on May 1. Valentine’s Dinner in the Dining Room [...]

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Valentine’s Day gift idea: dinner in the vineyard at Jordan Winery

by on February 11, 2014 in Events, Featured, From the Heart, News

Jordan Winery Vista Point dinner in the vineyard

Looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift idea? Surprise your loved one with an unforgettable dinner in the vineyard experience: Jordan’s first-ever Sunset Supper at Vista Point. Enjoy a festive dinner party this summer as the sun sets over Vista Point, the highest hilltop on Jordan Estate in Sonoma County. The evening begins with a reception [...]

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How to make chocolate truffles: video demonstration and recipe

by on February 6, 2013 in Featured, From the Kitchen

Jordan Winery chocolate truffles soft ganache recipe

It’s that time of year when people across the world celebrate love and indulge in chocolate. Each week in the Jordan kitchen, I make homemade chocolate truffles and thought I’d share my favorite chocolate recipes in this demonstration video. With a few essential tools, tips and ingredients, you’ll find that making chocolate truffles isn’t so hard after all. Jordan [...]

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Valentine’s Day gift wrapping ideas: scarves turn one gift into two

by on January 29, 2012 in From the Heart

gift wrapping

How you wrap a Valentine’s Day gift can be just as thoughtful as the gift itself–or even more so with a little creativity. In this video, I’ll show you inventive ways to use scarves for gift wrapping presents, whether giving your loved one chocolates or even a bottle of wine. A scarf wrap looks more [...]

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Valentine’s Day gift ideas: flowers and tips for ordering from a florist

by on February 7, 2011 in From the Heart

nitsa knoll floral design

Flowers are the obvious choice for a Valentine’s Day gift. In this week’s video, I give a few tips for making your floral gift personal, memorable and romantic. Choosing flowers based on their meaning is one way to make the bouquet sentimental. Venturing away from the traditional rose by asking your florist which single color [...]

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Floral design tips for parties and events

by on February 5, 2010 in From the Heart

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A Valentine’s Day recipe recommendation

by on February 5, 2010 in From the Kitchen

Last week, I interviewed with Tom Simoneau from our local news talk radio station, KSRO, for his Wine Minutes segment in honor of Valentine’s Day. Here’s a quick video discussing the Duck Confit recipe recommended to his listeners. The recipe, as well as a link to download it from our website, are included below. Wishing [...]

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A Valentine’s Day floral tip: personalizing a last-minute gift

by on February 4, 2010 in News

I’ve been enamored with flowers ever since grade school, when my father started the tradition of giving me a fresh bouquet every year on Valentine’s Day. Here’s a quick video tip for anyone purchasing flowers as a gift. (If your local grocery store doesn’t have a floral department, you can use the same approach at [...]

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