What Does California’s Extreme Season of Snow and Rain Mean for the 2017 Vintage?

California has ached for water for six years. With a “La Niña” (a Pacific Ocean-generated weather pattern that prevents precipitation from dropping on California) forecast for the start of 2017, farmers braced for another round of “same song, seventh verse” of dryness. Surprisingly, it has turned out to be an…

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The Best Wine and Steak Pairings

What’s the best wine with steak? For most, eating steak means eating well. First, steak is pricey, so there’s been a splurge. Second, steak is full of nutrients – protein, iron, phosphorous, zinc and five B-complex vitamins, so bodies actually benefit from the financial indulgence. Just like with wine, there…

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Movie Night In

Written by Kristin Mansky of Modish & Main Rather than venturing out to the movies and spending a mini fortune, opt for hosting a movie night IN with your family or friends and serve up a sophisticated take on some classic recipes.  I relish the opportunity to stay home, throw on…

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Winter Wines

Toss “winter wines” into a web search engine, and you’ll mostly turn up suggestions for hearty reds showcased around the idea of “hunkering down” and staying warm at home. That sounds cozy on cold days, and moreover, it makes sense. It’s comforting to eat more red meat and tummy-filling carbohydrates…

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Festive Valentine's Day Balloon DIY

Hey, hey, my little lovebird! Are you ready to get your Valentine’s Day spirit on? Whether you are celebrating with a significant other or having the gals over for a little Galentine’s Day, this festive Valentine’s Day balloon DIY is a must! Lauren here from thoughtful living & entertaining site,…

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Winter Chicken and Vegetable Skillet

Hello, hello my fabulous foodie! How is your New Year starting out? We are just shy of two weeks in and is it everything you want it to be? If you are like me, you’ve got a healthy list of resolutions and intentions set for the new year, you’ve made…

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How Kendall-Jackson is Finding Solutions to an Ever-Changing Climate

We’ve talked a lot about our commitment to long-term sustainability, from smart use of energy and water to innovation in the vineyards. This week, we are honored The New York Times highlighted our efforts in, “Falcons, Drones, Data: A Winery Battles Climate Change,” a compelling feature by David Gelles outlining…

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The Difference Between Kendall-Jackson AVANT and Vintner's Reserve Wines

In this series of highlighting the differences between the collections of Kendall-Jackson wines, we’ve come to the moment of putting the cart before the horse. Kind of. “Avant” means “before” in French. There are several ideas behind using “avant” as the header of one of the latest collections. One is…

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New Year's Eve Cake Topper DIY

Hello, hello my festive friends! Lauren here and today we are talking about how to add a little something special to your New Year’s celebration this year. Whether you are having some friends over, a big blog out bash, or just you and the significant other, little details and special touches…

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Christmas Chocolate Bark

Howdy, friends! Lauren from LaurenKelp.com here & today I am sharing my absolute favorite sweet treat for the holidays. Perfect for the man in the red hat, for teacher’s presents, to give as last minute gifts to the girlfriends, or to bring to as a hostess gift. Really though, if we…

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