The holidays have always been a time for memory making and treasured traditions. Especially this year, we fondly recall past seasons and look forward to sharing time, whether digitally or in-person, with our closest friends and family.
From the Lohr family and J. Lohr team members, our very warmest wishes for a happy and healthy holidays!
Holiday Entertaining Recipes
This holiday season, we’re sharing our favorite family dishes. Whether small reception bites or full-production traditional feasts, we’re sure you’ll find something to try for your own festive gatherings.
We asked J. Lohr Winemaker, White Wine Kristen Barnhisel if she’d be willing to share a favorite holiday recipe. Her family’s Chicken Mornay sounds wonderful!
This smoked salmon dip is ready in just a few minutes and combines creme fraiche, smoked salmon, capers, red onions and fresh dill.
Baked Brie & Roasted Grapes
Elegant and dramatic, yet so easy. A classic – add a selection of crackers or flatbreads and you’re ready.
Mushroom, Blackberry, and Herb Goat Cheese Grilled Flatbread
The perfect combination of mushrooms, blackberries, and herb goat cheese, this flatbread is a delicious vegetarian appetizer.
Grilled Lamb Lollipops with Gorgonzola Butter
Elegant yet fun presentation. You can ask your butcher to slice the rack into individual chops or do it yourself.
Prosciutto Corn Cups
Easy to make and savory. Perfect as an appetizer or a fun side dish.
Lamb Meatballs with Tahini Sauce
Savory, spicy lamb meatball are a perfect “small plate.”
A Season of Giving
At J. Lohr, we understand the power and importance of “community.” Supporting local and national charity and educational organizations is both a good-neighbor obligation and a heartfelt element of J. Lohr’s overall commitment to sustainability. Here a are just a few of our favorite hero organizations that we are proud to partner with.
Granting holiday wishes to underprivileged Bay Area children.
J. Lohr’s Touching Lives™ partnership supports breast cancer awareness
Supporting children of food and beverage industry workers navigating life-changing issues
Providing care, support, and accelerated research
To bring the community together to create sustainable health and hope in the Northern region of San Luis Obispo County
Working on behalf of the 37 million Americans with kidney disease – through patient support and critical research efforts.
Serving, supporting, caring for food and beverage workers and their families facing hardship.
Providing employment opportunities for developmentally disabled adults.
HOLIDAY GIFT PACKS
Looking for the perfect gift for the wine lovers on your list? The J. Lohr team has you covered with this season’s specially selected and curated gift packs. Ground shipping included!
Jerry's Holiday Classics
Here’s a J. Lohr Vineyard Series trio tailor-made for the Thanksgiving feast. Jerry Lohr and his team pioneered winegrowing on the Central Coast. J. Lohr Arroyo Vista Chardonnay and Fog’s Reach Pinot Noir hail from our cool-climate estates in Monterey County, while Hilltop is, simply put, one of Paso Robles’ most iconic Cabernet Sauvignons. Ground Shipping Included.
Purely Paso Robles Collection
For more than thirty vintages, J. Lohr has been the authority on Paso Robles-grown red wines. The Purely Paso Robles gift pack assembles three sensational “big reds” that rely on J. Lohr’s two most historic grapes from the region. J. Lohr Hilltop Cabernet Sauvignon and Tower Road Petite Sirah are highly anticipated local releases every year. The new J. Lohr Pure Paso™ bottling combines Cabernet and Petite Sirah in a unique blend that speaks to the best of the Paso Robles appellation. Ground Shipping Included.
CUVÉE LIBRARY COLLECTION
The three Bordeaux-style blends of the J. Lohr Cuvée Series are coveted and collectible. They emulate the classic Grand Crus of Saint-Émilion, Pomerol, and Pauillac, using our very best Paso Robles-grown fruit. Older Library Cuvée Series releases are normally reserved for our Vineyards Select Society members; we have made a small amount available to all J. Lohr members this holiday season. This limited-offer gift pack combines the three highly rated Cuvée Series releases from the sensational 2016 vintage and is available to J. Lohr members only. Shipped in black gift box as pictured. Ground Shipping Included.
SIGNATURE CABERNET VERTICAL
The J. Lohr Signature Cabernet Sauvignon represents our portfolio’s most coveted Paso Robles release. This limited collection showcases a three-vintage vertical of Signature - all three received “95 Points” or above from Wine Enthusiast, with the 2015 and 2016 vintages also being named to the publication’s annual “Top 100 Cellar Selections” roster. The wine is a true tribute to Jerry Lohr‘s pioneering efforts in the Paso Robles region; it is the ultimate gift for the Cabernet Sauvignon collector on your list. Shipped in black gift box as pictured. Ground Shipping Included.