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Behind the scenes with one of the best food photographers, Matt Armendariz
Behind the Scenes / Photo Essays / October 19, 2012

Photographer Matt Armendariz visited us recently to capture special moments for our 2013 edition of Estate Tales. Erin created a behind-the-scenes video of Matt’s three-day photo shoot, which Matt also posted over at his award-winning […]

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Photo contest winners announced
Photo Essays / What's New / October 3, 2012

What Would You Pair with Jordan Wine? photo contest winners have been selected. And the finalists are: GRAND PRIZE ~ Drink and Paint! by James Warren of Florida “We really enjoyed our visit to the […]

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Estate Tales magazine: behind-the-scenes photography, before and after
Behind the Scenes / What's New / March 21, 2012

One of the best parts of producing our annual magazine, Estate Tales, is taking a step back to reflect on how all the words and photos came together in the final design. To celebrate the debut of our 2012 edition of […]

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Bottled art wine photo contest winners announced
What's New / December 5, 2011

Winners have been selected in our first bottled art photography contest. You can view the entire collection of wine photo submissions here: [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157628236257259″] And the winning photos selected by our panel of judges are […]

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Time-Lapse Video: Cabernet Sauvignon Grape Veraison
Behind the Scenes / September 3, 2011

Veraison, the onset of ripening, finally began in our estate Cabernet Sauvignon grapes in mid-August. We decided to make a time-lapse video so you could see how long the grapes took to change from green […]

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Photography essay: seasons of the vineyard
Behind the Scenes / August 24, 2011

Our video blog has gone two weeks without a video post. Wondering why? We’ve been hard at work in the editing studio, focusing on our entry to Wine Spectator‘s annual video contest. Our contest entry combines the […]

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Holiday tables photo contest winners announced
What's New / December 7, 2010

Winners have been selected in our first holiday tables photography contest. Seven photos received recognition from our panel of judges. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157625537031338″] And the winning photos are … GRAND PRIZE: Elinor Ives of Massachusetts for “Holiday for Two” […]

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Food photo contest winners announced
What's New / November 5, 2010

Winners have been selected in our first food photography contest. Twenty-two different photos received recognition from our panel of judges. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157625206969825″] The four top-scoring photos (reduced size, one cropped) are highlighted below. GRAND PRIZE: […]

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Photo Shoot for “Decanting Sonoma County” + Other Food Photography, Video
Behind the Scenes / June 4, 2010

Because food is an essential part of the Jordan experience (both at the winery and hopefully in your home), Executive Chef Todd Knoll seasonally creates new recipes that pair nicely with balanced, elegant Chardonnays and […]

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Spring at Jordan: event video + photo gallery
Fun & Festive / Photo Essays / May 28, 2010

Nitsa Knoll discusses event planning and highlights from the May 1 Spring at Jordan event, which was inspired by “Alice in Wonderland” and celebrated our new releases of 2008 Chardonnay, 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon and 2009 […]

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DIY food photo shoot: tips for photographing cheeses
Behind the Scenes / May 24, 2010

Fromage de Meaux (left) and Queso de Tetilla (center), originally uploaded by A well-regarded wine magazine is publishing a story about wine country cheesemakers and the wineries who partner with these local creameries to […]

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