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November 2014

Wine Enthusiast Wine Star Award Profile

Wine Enthusiast

More than 40 years after its founding, Jordan continues to shape the American wine landscape, says Wine Enthusiast.

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April 2014

Most Popular Cabernets on Restaurant Wine Lists

Wine & Spirits

Wine & Spirits 25th annual Restaurant Poll names Jordan the #1 Cabernet Sauvignon, #2 overall wine brand and #10 Chardonnay.

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October 2013

75 Best Wineries to Visit in California

Food & Wine

In its annual fall wine issue, Food & Wine names Jordan Vineyard & Winery one of the 75 Best Wineries to Visit in California.

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January 25, 2015

Introducing the new jordanwinery.com

The new jordanwinery.com realizes our vision for a dynamic, multi-media website that tells our story and provides useful information with the backdrop of stunning visual imagery.

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December 31, 2014

Cabernet Country

Virginie Boone goes inside Sonoma County's booming Cabernet Sauvignon wine country, Alexander Valley.

Wine Enthusiast

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December 22, 2014

The 12 Cabs of Christmas

The Hollywood Reporter's picks of the choicest 12 Kings of Cabernet for Christmas and Chanukah will make your spirits bright and make certain your New Year begins in liquid style.

The Hollywood Reporter

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December 17, 2014

Holiday Wine Recommendations

Wine expert Leslie Sbrocco recommends Jordan Chardonnay for gifting or dinner service during the holidays.

The Daily Meal

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December 2014

Eating and Drinking in Sonoma

In California's wine country, aka Foodlandia, everything is nationally notable and terrifically tasty, including the Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting.

Delta Sky

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November 12, 2014

Four wines worthy of the season

Writer Dale Robertson and the Houston Chronicle tasters give the 2012 Jordan Chardonnay a unanimous recommendation, saying our winemaker "... achieved that flinty minerality associated with the Cote de Beaune without sacrificing the California creaminess we expect."

Houston Chronicle

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November 11, 2014

2014 American Winery of the Year Award

Jordan Vineyard & Winery has been named American Winery of the Year in Wine Enthusiast magazine's 2014 Wine Star Awards.

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November 2014

Wine Enthusiast Wine Star Award Profile

More than 40 years after its founding, Jordan continues to shape the American wine landscape, says Wine Enthusiast.

Wine Enthusiast

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November 2014

Recipes from the Vineyards

Prime Living magazine's holiday issue includes recommended winter recipes from the wineries, including one from the Jordan chef.

Prime Living

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November 2014

Dried Fuyu Persimmons Recipe Feature

Sonoma County chef Todd Knoll of Jordan Winery says the presentation alone makes these little delicacies perfect for dinner parties—or even an unexpected surprise in your holiday cookie exchange.

California Bountiful

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October 2014

A New Day for Chardonnay

2012 Jordan Chardonnay was amongst those gold medal winners that impressed judges at the Sunset International Wine Competition.

Sunset Magazine

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October 2014

Robust Reds

Writer Suzanne Hall discusses winter food & wine pairings with Jordan Executive Chef Todd Knoll.

National Culinary Review

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October 2014

So You Want to Visit a Tasting Room

Sonoma magazine's new infographic helps travelers navigate wine country during the busy season.

Sonoma Magazine

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October 2014

Boot Camp for Somms

Writer Jordan Mackay says, "...Jordan, like many California wineries, has shifted its chardonnay style in recent years, making a leaner, crisper white with subtle oak influence. That and the notoriously racy 2011 vintage could cause anyone to confuse this Russian River Valley chardonnay with one from Burgundy."

Wine & Spirits

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September 17, 2014

Top 10 Things To Do in Sonoma ...

Lauren Mowery recommends the top 10 things to do in Sonoma wine country besides tasting room tastings, including the Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting.

Fodors.com

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September 15, 2014

Winery Tasting Rooms During Harvest

Writer Virginie Boone recommends the best wineries for late summer and fall visits, including Jordan.

Sonoma Magazine

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September 03, 2014

Pricier pours that offer major value

Writer Dale Roberston recommends the 2010 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon and says: "The renaissance of Jordan continues under founder Tom Jordan's son John with this silky-smooth, food-friendly cab, which also includes merlot, petit verdot and malbec in the blend."

Houston Chronicle

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September 2014

Harvest Season

Writer Lori Stacy recommends the new Farm to Fork Culinary Journey package for harvest season travelers.

Celebrated Living (American Airlines)

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September 2014

The Tasting Experience

The fall issue of Sonoma Discoveries includes a look at some of the top tasting experiences in Sonoma County, including Jordan.

Sonoma Discoveries

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August 28, 2014

2014 Wine Star Awards Nominees

Jordan has been nominated for American Winery of the Year by Wine Enthusiast as part of the magazine's 2014 Wine Star Awards.

Wine Enthusiast

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August 24, 2014

Wine Country: California serves up farm-to-table decadence

A trip to California’s wine country is filled with excitement, anticipation of new vintages, beautiful scenery for writer Richard Atkins.

Sun News

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August 2014

Down to Earth

To make on of Alexander Valley's best Cabernet Sauvignons, Jordan Winemaker Rob Davis spends a lot of time in the dirt.

SOMM Journal

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August 2014

Praise for Jordan New Releases

Master Sommelier/Master of Wine Ronn Wiegand calls the 2012 Jordan Chardonnay, "Perhaps the winery’s best Chardonnay yet...Exceptional value." For the 2010 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon: "A supple, rich wine that reminds me of the 1976, the winery’s first vintage...Very fine quality."

Restaurant Wine

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August 2014

6 Ways Sonoma Swirls the Senses

Writer Mona Buehler recommends a visit to Jordan for an overnight stay or tickets to Sunset Supper at Vista Point.

CBS Watch! Magazine

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August 2014

NCIS’s Emily Wickersham in Sonoma

Emily Wickersham, star of the hit TV series, NCIS, visits Sonoma County for an interview and fashion photo shoot at Jordan Winery and other local destinations.

CBS Watch! Magazine

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July 31, 2014

Jordan receives first Fish Friendly Ranching certification in Sonoma County

Jordan Vineyard & Winery is the first business in Sonoma County to achieve Fish Friendly Ranching® certification, a new program that helps preserve both the aquatic ecosystem and terrestrial wildlife habitats at livestock ranches.

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July 29, 2014

Spending Two Perfect Days in Sonoma County

Correspondent Mai Pham offers her recommendations for a 48-hour foodie excursion in Healdsburg, including Jordan's Estate Tour & Tasting.

Forbes Travel Guide

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July 25, 2014

A Progressive Food and Wine Pairing Journey

Mary Orlin takes readers on the Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting.

Huffington Post

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July 21, 2014

Triathlons Help Train Winemaker for Harvest

Writer Jen Murphy profiles Winemaker Rob Davis for his extensive exercise regime.

Wall Street Journal

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July 07, 2014

What to Drink Now: Jordan Winery

Hayley Hamilton offers a look inside Jordan's Estate Tour & Tasting and Farm to Fork Culinary Journey package with Hotel Healdsburg.

D Magazine

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June 2014

A Culinary Salt Roundtable

Kinfolk asked chefs, food writers, salt harvesters and experts questions about how, why and when to use salt.

Kinfolk

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June 2014

Family-Raised Wines

Jordan 2012 Chardonnay recommended amongst five exceptional offerings from California wineries that span generations.

Worth

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June 2014

Oil Boom

Writer Matt Villano profiles the exciting extra virgin olive producers in Sonoma County.

Inspirato

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June 2014

Growing a Dream

Jordan Winery's chef is perfecting the roots of Sonoma cuisine with a diverse culinary garden in Healdsburg.

Sonoma Magazine

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May 27, 2014

Winery of the Week

Jordan profiled by Correspondent Tom Riley who experienced our Estate Tour & Tasting.

San Jose Mercury News

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May 08, 2014

Farm to Fork Culinary Journey Package Debuts

Hotel Healdsburg has partnered with Jordan Vineyard & Winery for a luxurious three-day getaway to Sonoma County wine country.

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May 08, 2014

Wine-inspired Mother’s Day gifts

Laurie Forster visits the Let's Talk Live show to share some of her favorite wine-inspired Mother's Day gifts, including Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon paired with chocolates.

WJLA Let's Talk Live

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May 2014

Wineries to Visit this Summer

Virginie Boone gives her winery recommendations for perfect summer sipping.

Sonoma Magazine

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May 2014

Pioneering at a Leisurely Pace

Elin McCoy profiles the pioneers of Sonoma County wine country, including Jordan.

Decanter

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April 24, 2014

The Ultimate Guide to Healdsburg in Sonoma County

Zagat San Francisco offers its list of top food & wine experiences in Healdsburg, including Hotel Healdsburg's new Farm to Fork Culinary Journey package with Jordan Winery.

Zagat.com

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April 2014

Editor’s Tour: Northern Sonoma County

Editor Wendy van Diver tours Northern Sonoma County to experience the Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting. She also names 2011 Jordan Chardonnay to her Editor's Tour Top 12 wine list.

Touring & Tasting

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April 2014

The New Storyteller

A feature story profiling Lisa Mattson and the digital storytelling program at Jordan.

Discoveries Magazine

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April 2014

Wine Country Experiences

Jordan Estate Tour & Tasting featured in Marin Magazine's inspired choices for wine country experiences.

Marin Magazine

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April 2014

Most Popular Cabernets on Restaurant Wine Lists

Wine & Spirits 25th annual Restaurant Poll names Jordan the #1 Cabernet Sauvignon, #2 overall wine brand and #10 Chardonnay.

Wine & Spirits

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March 28, 2014

The Judgment of Geyserville

Jordan ties for first place in a blind tasting of 12 Cabernet Sauvignons from three West Coast wine regions.

Seattle Times

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March 25, 2014

Geyserville fares well in taste test

Five wine writers sat down to taste blind 12 Cabernet Sauvignons from three wine regions, including Jordan.

Sacramento Bee

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March 25, 2014

What To Drink Now: Sonoma County

Hayley Hamilton recommends three Sonoma wineries to visit, including Jordan.

D Magazine

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March 19, 2014

Estate Tour & Tasting official debut

Jordan's Estate Tour & Tasting experience begins its first full season in April.

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March 15, 2014

John Jordan receives United Way Philanthropist of the Year Award

United Way of wine country honored John Jordan as the 2014 Philanthropist of the Year for his extraordinary generosity and the impact of The John Jordan Foundation.

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March 15, 2014

Jordan Winery to Host Hilltop Dinners in the Vineyard

Jordan's first-ever Sunset Supper at Vista Point dinner in the vineyard parties premiere this summer.

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March 05, 2014

Cougar Town debuts Guzzle Buddy

Stars of TBS's Cougar Town unveiled a hilarious wine device on last night's episode, replete with infomercial theatrics and a bottle of Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon.

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March 04, 2014

Ashley Cesario joins Jordan

Southern Wine & Spirits alumna Ashley Cesario has joined Jordan as Regional Sales Director for the Northeast U.S.

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March 04, 2014

Corporate Philanthropy Awards

The John Jordan Foundation has received a North Bay Business Journal Corporate Philanthropy Award.

North Bay Business Journal

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March 2014

Winery chef draws inspiration from nature

Spring ingredients take center stage in recipes created by Jordan Winery Chef Todd Knoll.

California Bountiful

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March 2014

Bright Stars

Jordan recognizes Southern Wine & Spirits' top sales managers.

The Tasting Panel

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March 01, 2014

2014 Jordan Estate Tales Magazine debuts

The ninth issue of Estate Tales celebrates Jordan Estate like never before, with stories about our passion for this tranquil piece of land and how we share it with guests through exceptional hospitality.

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March 2014

Our Favorite Things

John Jordan makes the magazine editor's list of favorite things due to Jordan's renowned theme parties.

Sonoma Magazine

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February 25, 2014

Top Brands on Restaurant Wine Lists

Wine & Spirits magazine announces the top 50 brands in its 25th annual Restaurant Poll, including Jordan at #2.

Wine & Spirits

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February 2014

Steak House Top-Selling Wines

Food & Wine magazine's cover story, "America's Best New Steak House Recipes," names Jordan Cabernet the no. 2 best seller on top steak house wine lists.

Food & Wine

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January 07, 2014

Cougar Town season premiere

Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon makes a few appearances on the season 5 premiere of TBS's popular show, Cougar Town, entitled, "All or Nothing."

TBS

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