If you’ve ever visited Jordan Winery, a breathtaking estate in the Alexander Valley known for it’s beautiful Cabernet and Chardonnay wines, you know it’s truly a special place. If you haven’t been there, call for a tour! (I promise it will be worth your while.)

In the meantime, please enjoy this fantastic video created by their Communications Director, Lisa Mattson. Harvest 2011: Munselle Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon grapes, Alexander Valley

The footage provides a glimpse of the fast pace and precision of hand-picking in the field all the way through delivering the grapes to the crush pad.

Cabernet Sauvignon from our Coyote Crest block for Jordan Winery.

The whole family made the cut, even our little mini-Australian Shepherd puppy, Lexie…

Lexie Munselle visits the crush pad at Jordan (13 weeks)