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Elin McCoy/Bloomberg A modern chrome and orange-colored spittoon at Chateau Cheval Blanc, in St. Emilion, France. The two tasting rooms at Chateau d'Yquem were decorated with purple orchids.

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Elin McCoy/Bloomberg Dozens of bottles of wines from Margaux await tasters at the Union des Grands Crus official 2011 press tasting for the appellation's wines at Chateau Dauzac in Labarde, France. The 2011 crop was affected by excessive heat.

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Elin McCoy/Bloomberg Poured barrel samples of first growth Chateau Latour's three wines -- Pauillac, Les Forts de Latour, and the grand vin -- in the chateau's tasting room. The grand vin is one of the best wines of the vintage.

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Jordan Vineyard and Winery has sold 269 acres of land, including 110 acres of vineyards, in Sonoma’s Alexander Valley to Lytton Rancheria of California, a Native American tribe. This was the original vineyard that the Jordan family purchased when they founded their winery in 1972, and it sits close to—but was not part of—the original Lytton Rancheria tribal territory. Purchase price was not disclosed.

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The Lytton Rancheria is a federally recognized tribe of Pomo Native Americans. Their holdings include commercial buildings and land holdings in Santa Rosa and Windsor, as well as the San Pablo Lytton Casino, located about 20 minutes east of San Francisco in San Pablo. “The tribe was looking at economic diversification,” said their attorney, Larry Stidham. He added that their main interest in purchasing the parcel is because it is “close to the land that was illegally taken away from them by the federal government.” Jordan Vineyard and Winery was founded in 1972 when Denver oil and gas executive Tom Jordan and his wife, Sally, purchased this 269-acre piece of property, planting it to Cabernet Sauvignon. Since then they have acquired additional land—after this sale, Jordan will own more than 1,200 acres of land with 110 acres planted to grapes. Jordan makes two wines, an Alexander Valley Cabernet Sauvignon and a Russian River Valley Chardonnay.

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Though this parcel was their original vineyard site, the Jordans have since focused their vineyard plantings off of the valley floor on higher elevation hillsides and benchlands, where they feel the soil is better-suited to Cabernet Sauvignon. Jordan CEO John Jordan called the parcel sold “a piece of land that is no longer capable of delivering the quality of grapes we demand.” “The land is zoned for agriculture, but we’ve let 60 percent of the property go fallow since John [Jordan] embarked on winemaking quality enhancements in 2006,” explained Lisa Mattson, communications director for Jordan. Stidham said that the Lytton Rancheria does not have specific announcements of development for the property, but did say it was possible that it would remain vineyard land.

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Celebration of the Vine, Chesterfield County Government Center, 9901 Lori Road; 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; 18 wineries; $20 advance, $30 at gate; nontasters $10, $15; Information: (804) 748-6364 or www.chesterfieldchamber.com .

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Saturday: Northern Neck Wine Fest, Heathsville; wine tasting 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; 10 wineries; $10; Information: (804) 580-3377.

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Post a Comment Something interesting happened when the judging for A Celebration of the Vine festival took place.

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HispanicBusiness.com

Lytton Rancheria Purchases Land From Jordan Vineyard and Winery
Indian Country Today Media Network.com
By ICTMN Staff April 14, 2012 The Lytton Rancheria of California has purchased 269 acres of land, including 110 acres of vineyards, in Sonoma's Alexander Valley, from Jordan Vineyard and Winery for an undisclosed price, reported the Wine Spectator.
Sonoma Winery Starlite Vineyards Blends Fine Wine with Art and MusicSan Francisco Chronicle (press release)
Sonoma's Jordan Sells Original Land to Native AmericansWine Spectator
Calif. Indian Tribes Getting Into Wine BusinessHispanicBusiness.com
Shanken News Daily
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April 14, 2012 04:00 AM Copyright SFGate. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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Fine art paired with a baroque repertoire performed by local musicians make wine tasting a full-sensory experience at Starlite Vineyards' Second Annual Early Music Series on Sunday, April 29.

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, will host its second annual Early Music Series on Sunday, April 29 from 2 to 3:30 pm in its wine tasting room. Connoisseurs will enjoy the refined textures and beguiling aromas of Starlite wines accompanied by a baroque repertoire performed by master Sonoma County musicians.

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