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Five Key Factors to Making 2013 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon
Behind the Scenes / Featured / What's New / June 15, 2017

Certainly, 2012 will go down as one of the truly great vintages of California cabernet sauvignon. How can such an incredible vintage be shadowed by its successor, 2013?  Well, that is exactly what happened with […]

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2013 olive harvest begins at Jordan Estate today
Behind the Scenes / What's New / October 24, 2013

Jordan’s 2013 olive harvest kicked off this morning with a small orchard of Arbequina trees near our Merlot vineyard. The fog was thick and the air chilly enough for the pickers to see their breath, […]

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Early Yet Unpredictable: 2013 Jordan Winery Harvest Report
Behind the Scenes / What's New / October 15, 2013

And just like that, the 2013 growing season has come to an end. The last of the Cabernet Sauvignon grapes passed through the destemmer and into the winery around 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 10. […]

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When to pick grapes: grape sampling, sugar testing and trusting our palates
Behind the Scenes / September 26, 2013

Within view but often unnoticed beyond the grapes gliding across Jordan’s sorting table, the information needed to make one of the most important decisions in winemaking is materializing. That is, of course, the decision of […]

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Video report: harvest 2013 is underway at Jordan Winery
Behind the Scenes / What's New / September 12, 2013

Harvest 2013 kicked off at Jordan on Friday, September 6, and we’re already half-way finished picking all of our Russian River Valley Chardonnay grapes. It’s shaping up to be a very quick, exciting harvest. The […]

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2013 Spring Grape Growing Vintage Report Video | Bud Break
Behind the Scenes / April 9, 2013

There is no mistaking it now—springtime is here at Jordan! As expected, although earlier than normal due to the unseasonably dry conditions and warm temperatures, our Russian River Chardonnay vines boldly led the way out […]

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