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2015 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon on Table Wine Enthusiast Editors Choice

Editors’ Choice

Wine Enthusiast

Virginie Boone reviews the 2015 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon, noting the “...clove and vanilla accent sanguine red fruit and savory elements.”
Food and Wine Magazine Bottle Service Article with Jordan Chardonnay

What to Drink Next

Food & Wine

Ray Isle highlights his top California Chardonnays, including the 2017 and 2011 Jordan Chardonnays.
Wine and Spirits 2019 Restaurant Poll Jordan Winery Cabernet Sauvignon Chardonnay April 2019

Thirty Years at the Top

Wine & Spirits

Wine & Spirits magazine’s annual Restaurant Poll names Jordan the no. 2 overall wine brand, the no. 3 Cabernet Sauvignon and the no. 9 Chardonnay on U.S. wine lists.

7x7

20 Reasons to Visit California’s Wine Country in 2020

Jess Lander provides 20 reasons other than wine to revisit Wine Country, including Jordan Winery’s picnic days and al fresco culinary events.

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January 16, 2020

Forbes

Savoring Sonoma’s Wondrous Wine Country

Mary Ann Anderson notes that Sonoma County is very much alive during her latest visit to wine country, including Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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January 09, 2020

Real Food Traveler

4 Perfect Days in Sonoma County

Courtney Drake-McDonough equates Jordan Vineyard & Winery’s Chateau Block Tasting to an ideal day in the Tuscan countryside.

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December 2019

Paper City Magazine

Great Wine Gifts — Bottles That Will Make Any Oenophile Swoon

James Brock notes that “a bottle or two of Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon will make you a popular Santa Claus.”

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December 12, 2019

Yahoo! Lifestyle

10 Gifts for the Wine Lover Who Has Everything

Jonathan Cristaldi includes Jordan Winery’s Garden Plate in his list of 10 unique and smart gift ideas for the wine lover in your life.

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December 05, 2019

Wine Enthusiast

Five Regions Where Wine, Olive Oil and Vinegar Coincide

Lauren Mowery highlights five regions that produce excellent wine, olive oil and vinegar, including Jordan Vineyard & Winery in Sonoma County.

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December 02, 2019

Travel + Leisure

12 Beautiful Sonoma Wineries to Visit Right Now

Amy Thomas encourages readers to visit Jordan Vineyard & Winery, where “you'll feel like you're in Alsace rather than the Alexander Valley.”

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November 24, 2019

The Points Guy

Sonoma comes back to life after the Kincade Fire

Melanie Haiken encourages visitors to return to wine country, including a visit to Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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November 21, 2019

Interiors

Wine and Design

Stacie Stukin highlights Geoffrey De Sousa’s revamp of the Jordan Winery dining room.

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November 2019

Wine Spectator

Sonoma Wine Country Regains Its Footing

Aaron Romano includes his interview with Jordan Winery’s Lisa Mattson about visitors returning to Sonoma County after the Kincade fire.

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November 07, 2019

Robb Report

How Sonoma Wineries Mobilized to Fend Off California’s Kincade Fire

Sara Schneider interviews Karin Warnelius-Miller from Garden Creek Vineyards and Maggie Kruse from Jordan Vineyard & Winery about the fear, compassion and gritty tenacity that got them through Sonoma’s latest conflagration.

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November 04, 2019

Wine Enthusiast

Editors’ Choice

Virginie Boone reviews the 2015 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon, noting the “...clove and vanilla accent sanguine red fruit and savory elements.”

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November 2019

Wine Enthusiast

Hike Your Way Through Wine Country

Laura Beausire highlights her favorite hikes that include wine tasting, including Jordan Winery’s Vineyard Hikes.

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October 23, 2019

The Press Democrat

Animale Halloween party at Healdsburg’s Jordan Winery

Guests dressed in fur, scales and feathers attend Animale, an animal-themed Halloween party, at Jordan Winery.

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October 20, 2019

Departures

How to Have the Best Vacation in Healdsburg, California

Jesse Dorris features favorite locations with “...serious culinary cred,” including Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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October 11, 2019

Sonoma.com

A Guide to Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

Jess Lander notes that Alexander Valley is giving Napa a run for its money in regards to Cabernet Sauvignon, including Jordan.

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October 02, 2019

Travel + Leisure

The Case for Chardonnay

Ray Isle encourages visitors to come to Sonoma County for a weekend of Chardonnay tasting, including Jordan’s Chardonnay with the Library Tasting.

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September 2019

Sonoma.com

A Perfect Fall Weekend in Sonoma County

Hana-Lee Sedgwick shares her guide to making the most of a fall weekend in Sonoma County, including visiting Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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September 24, 2019

Forbes

The Best Red Wines for Fall Under $100

Lauren Mowery notes that the 2014 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon’s “...easy charm but firm structure delivers a perfect pairing to heavier fall foods.”

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September 20, 2019

Food & Wine

20 Sustainable, Socially-Conscious Wines and Spirits to Fill Your Liquor Cabinet

Jordan Vineyard & Winery is included in Brian Freedman’s list of 20 sustainable, socially-conscious wines and spirits that are worth seeking out.

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September 17, 2019

Creators.com

Raise A Glass

Robert Whitley recommends 10 well-priced luxury wines that are universally respected by wine connoisseurs, including 2014 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon.

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September 13, 2019

The Tasting Panel Magazine

The Evolution of an Icon

Kim Beto interviews Jordan Winery CEO John Jordan about how he has kept the winery in the family and the spotlight.

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September 2019

Sunset Magazine

2019 Sunset Travel Awards, Finalist, Essential Eating & Drinking

Jordan Vineyard & Winery is a finalist in the Essential Eating & Drinking category for Sunset Magazine’s 2019 Travel Awards.

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September 2019

Nob Hill Gazette

Must Haves: Wine Country Edition

David Nash includes 2015 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon in his monthly “Must Haves” section.

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September 2019

Forbes

Rob Davis Reflects on 40 Years at Jordan Vineyards

Tom Hyland recently sat down with Jordan Winegrower Rob Davis to reflect on his work over the last 40 years.

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September 03, 2019

La Palme Magazine

Healdsburg: The Hospitality Heart of Sonoma County Wine Country

Karen LeBlanc highlights her recent trip to Sonoma County Wine Country, including a tasting and formal lunch at Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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August 2019

USA Today

Jordan Winery Places in the Top 10 Best Winery Tours in America

A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.

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August 27, 2019

SOMM Journal

A Fascinating Discussion

David Gadd attends a memorable tasting in Charleston, where experts assessed oak’s influence on Cabernet Sauvignon, including the 2015 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon.

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August 2019

Food & Wine

What to Drink Next

Ray Isle highlights his top California Chardonnays, including the 2017 and 2011 Jordan Chardonnays.

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August 2019

U.S. News

22 Top Sonoma Wineries to Visit

Gwen Pratesi recommends these top wineries for sipping world-class wines while enjoying vineyard and mountain views, including Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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August 19, 2019

The Flight Deal

Practical Travel Tips: Alexander Valley, California

Jim “The Travel Organizer,” includes 5 tasting experiences and a memorable food stop in Alexander Valley, including Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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August 16, 2019

Forbes

Jordan Winery’s Changing Of The Guard

Amber Gibson highlights Jordan Winemaker Rob Davis turning over lead winemaking responsibilities to his protege Maggie Kruse, as well as new events and tastings at the winery.

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August 11, 2019

Wine Enthusiast

Out & About

Wine Enthusiast highlighted Jordan Winery’s Cabernet & Kicks Release Party in Los Angeles in their monthly Out & About section.

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August 2019

Press Release

Jordan Winery Announces Debut of New Cabernet Vineyard Tasting

Jordan Winery announces the official launch of a new Chateau Block Cabernet Sauvignon Vineyard Tasting, which takes place at a new six-acre hilltop vineyard across from the iconic chateau, aptly named the Chateau Block.

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August 01, 2019

Forbes

Seven Delicious Lower-Alcohol Red Wines For Summer Drinking

Katie Kelly Bell suggests the 2014 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon for summer wine drinking.

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August 01, 2019

LUXE San Francisco

Cellar Notes

Kimberly Olson highlights Jordan Winery’s reimagined dining room, which pays tribute to the surrounding estate that inspires executive chef Todd Knoll’s cooking.

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August 2019

Press Release

Jordan Winery Debuts Estate Garden Plates

Custom tableware from Napa Valley’s NBC Pottery made with Jordan Estate Clay is now available.

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August 01, 2019

The Tasting Panel Magazine

Jordan Winery Announces Changes to Winemaking Staff

The Tasting Panel Magazine highlights the recent winemaking staff changes at Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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July 31, 2019

California Home + Design

Divine Dining

Annette Hanami notes that “Geoffrey De Sousa imbues modern elegance into a classic vineyard dining scape” with the redesign of the Jordan Winery dining room.

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July 30, 2019

San Francisco Magazine

Dining Room Revamp

Theresa Gonzales describes Jordan Winery’s redesigned dining room by Geoffrey De Sousa as dark and sexy.

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July 22, 2019

The Press Democrat

Tour Jordan Estate & Vineyard for More Than Just Wine

Peg Melnick shares about her recent Estate Tour and Tasting, which included an apiary, olive groves and donkeys.

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July 19, 2019

Food & Wine

15 California Chardonnays to Drink Now

Ray Isle shares his top 15 California Chardonnays, including the 2017 Jordan Chardonnay.

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July 18, 2019

Wine-Searcher

Jordan Appoints New Winemaker After 43 years

W. Blake Gray highlights the promotion of Maggie Kruse to Winemaker at Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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July 17, 2019

Paper City Magazine

This Young Winemaker Learned From a Beer Brewing Dad — and Discovered Grapes Rule

James Brock interviews Winemaker Maggie Kruse about her favorite wines, the one bottle she would add to her personal collection and more.

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July 16, 2019

Press Release

Jordan Winery Announces Changes to Winemaking Staff

Rob Davis, who has worked at Jordan since the inaugural 1976 harvest and is considered the longest-tenured winemaker in Sonoma County, is transitioning into the newly created role of winegrower at Jordan, effective July 1, 2019. He has turned over lead winemaking and management responsibilities to Maggie Kruse, who has worked alongside Davis for the last 13 harvests.

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July 15, 2019

Wine Enthusiast

Are There Benefits to American Oak Over French?

Jordan Winemaker Rob Davis provides insight into his preference for aging Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon in French oak barrels.

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July 2019

Robb Report

Ditching American Oak

Sara Schneider explores Jordan Vineyard & Winery’s complete evolution to tonnellerie Francaise with its 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon.

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July 05, 2019

Decanter

Top Healdsburg Wineries to Visit

Jess Lander highlights eight great wineries to visit in Sonoma County’s Healdsburg, including Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

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June 26, 2019

7x7

10 Alfresco Dinner Parties in Wine Country This Summer

Jess Lander includes Jordan Winery’s Bounty of Sonoma County dinner event in her list of 10 fabulous outdoor parties.

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June 12, 2019

Forbes

The Best Wines For A Date Night At Home

Katie Kelly Bell suggests enjoying a bottle of 2014 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon during your next date night at home.

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June 11, 2019

Wine-Searcher

The World’s Most Wanted US Wines

Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon is one of the Top 10 Most Searched Wines in America on Wine-Searcher.

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May 14, 2019

Galerie

Geoffrey De Sousa Gives this Sonoma Vineyard a Magical Refresh

Jordan Winery’s newly updated dining room proves not all beauty is found in a glass, notes Jill Sieracki.

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May 13, 2019

California Homes

Modern Master

The redesigned Jordan Winery dining room by San Francisco-based interior designer Geoffrey De Sousa is featured in the May/June issue’s Design Profile.

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May 2019

Wine Enthusiast

Five Reasons Why Cabernet Sauvignon Loves French Oak

Learn why Cabernet Sauvignon loves French oak barrels and how these vessels influence this fine red wine’s taste.

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May 2019

Wine Oh TV

Sonoma County Winery Stays Trendy By Not Chasing Trends

Monique Soltani interviews CEO John Jordan about how focusing on three things for four decades has helped Jordan Vineyard & Winery become one of the most adored wine brands in the world.

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May 2019

Press Release

TripAdvisor Hall of Fame

Jordan Vineyard & Winery qualifies for TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame two years in a row with its seventh consecutive TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award.

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May 2019

The Wall Street Journal

The Smart Traveler’s Guide to Sonoma Wine Country

Lettie Teague includes Jordan Vineyard & Winery in her list of “don’t-miss destinations” for Sonoma Wine Country.

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April 26, 2019

Wine & Spirits

Thirty Years at the Top

Wine & Spirits magazine’s annual Restaurant Poll names Jordan the no. 2 overall wine brand, the no. 3 Cabernet Sauvignon and the no. 9 Chardonnay on U.S. wine lists.

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April 2019

Press Release

First Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon Aged Entirely in French Oak Debuts

Jordan announces the national release of its 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon--the winery's first vintage aged entirely in French oak barrels.

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April 15, 2019

Montage Magazine

The Jewel of Sonoma

Justine Amodeo includes Jordan Vineyard & Winery in her focus on Healdsburg and why this town should be the wine country destination on every foodie and oenophile’s must list.

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April 2019

SOMM Journal

French Kiss

Cliff Rames explores why Jordan Vineyard & Winery made the shift to 100% French Oak with its 2015 Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.

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April 2019

7x7

Jordan Winery’s posh chateau life redefines the ubiquitous wine club

Shoshi Parks invites readers to partake in the Jordan Estate Rewards Program with culinary creations and decadent stays.

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April 05, 2019

Wine Spectator

Jordan Winery’s “Air Jordan” Cabernet Shoe April Fool’s Prank Gets Out of … Foot

The Unfiltered section of Wine Spectator interviews CEO John Jordan about Jordan Vineyard & Winery’s “Air Jordan” Cabernet Shoe.

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April 04, 2019

Food & Wine

April Fools’ Day 2019: All the Food Pranks We’ve Seen So Far

Bridget Hallinan shares her favorite Aprils Fools’ Day pranks, including the Cabernet Air Jordans.

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April 01, 2019

Haute Living

Jordan Winery Debuts Gorgeous Geoffrey De Sousa Designed Dining Room

Katie Sweeney features Jordan Vineyard & Winery’s new dining room designed by San Francisco-based Geoffrey De Sousa; the interior guru’s first project at a winery.

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March 26, 2019

North Bay Bohemian

Jordan Cabernet Wins Best of 2019 Award

Readers of the North Bay Bohemian awarded Jordan Cabernet as the Best Cabernet in The Best of Awards for 2019.

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March 2019

Press Release

Jordan Winery Unveils New Dining Room by Geoffrey De Sousa

Jordan Vineyard & Winery announces the completion of its redesigned dining room by Geoffrey De Sousa of San Francisco, one of the top interior design firms on the West Coast.

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March 19, 2019

The Wall Street Journal

The LeBron Factor: Who Drives Wine Trends Today

Lettie Teague explores how social media influencers and crowdsource ratings affect wine drinker decisions, including the impact from LeBron James posting a bottle of 2014 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon on Instagram.

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March 2019

Conde Nast Traveler

California Wine Country Is Jumping on the Loyalty Program Bandwagon

Paul Rubio includes the Jordan Estate Rewards Program on his list of California wine country loyalty programs.

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March 11, 2019

Creators.com

Pauillac in California

Robert Whitley notes that “Jordan has evolved over the past 40 years and is better than ever today.”

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March 05, 2019

WineCountry.com

The 10 Most Beautiful Wineries in Sonoma County

Hana-Lee Sedgwick includes Jordan Vineyard & Winery for the culinary delights in her list of the 10 Most Beautiful Wineries in Sonoma County.

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February 27, 2019

Food & Wine

100 Hours in Sonoma: Everything to Eat, Drink and Do in California Wine Country

Brian Freedman shares his favorite places in Sonoma County to stay and dine, including Jordan Winery.

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February 22, 2019

Where Traveler

Take a Walk: Exploring Wine Country on Foot

Laurie Jo Miller Farr suggests spending some time outdoors on one of Jordan Winery’s Vineyard Hikes.

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February 2019

San Francisco Chronicle

6 wineries to visit for Alexander Valley Cabernet

Virgine Boone notes that “a trip to Alexander Valley would be incomplete without a stop at Jordan Winery.”

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February 2019

Sonoma Magazine

The Most Romantic Wineries in Sonoma County

Sarah Stierch includes Jordan Vineyard & Winery on her list of most romantic wineries for the one-of-a-kind setting and tasting experience.

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February 2019

Decanter

Highly Recommended California Cabernets from 2010 Vintage

Out of 45 wines tasted, the 2010 Jordan Cabernet Sauvignon stood out as Highly Recommended.

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February 2019

Press Release

Jordan Winery Announces 2019 Events Calendar

Jordan Vineyard & Winery announces its 2019 schedule of events. Highlights include a new cabernet-focused tasting experience at its new vineyard, a prix fixe dinner in its newly remodeled dining room, a special tasting for a historic vintage release, gourmet picnic lunches and a Bastille Day brunch celebration.

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January 2019

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