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Wine & Spirits Daily: John Anthony Exec on the Success of JaM Cellars (May 23, 2018)

John Anthony Family of Wines opened its doors in 2003, beginning with the John Anthony and FARM Napa Valley brands. But the company didn’t explode onto the national stage until 2009 when the winery introduced JaM Cellars to the portfolio.

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Listen to “The Taste” with Doug Shafer featuring John Anthony Truchard (May 22, 2018)

Learn more about John Anthony Truchard and his story in the podcast series “The Taste” from Doug Shafer.

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JaM Cellars Named Hot Brand for 2017 (May 1, 2018)

Butter Chardonnay by JaM Cellars has been named an “Impact Hot Brand Award Winner” for the second year in a row for 2017.

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California Candy Rosé Wins a Double Gold at the American Fine Wine Competition (April 28, 2018)

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Butter Chardonnay Wins a Gold at the San Diego International Wine Competition (March 24, 2018)

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Butter Chardonnay Wins a Gold at the Cincinnati Int’l Wine Competition (February 2, 2018)

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John Anthony Family of Wines Acquires Church Vineyard (Mar. 13, 2018)

John Anthony Family of Wines has acquired Church Vineyard, located in the Carneros AVA in Napa Valley, CA. The 10-acre parcel has 4 acres planted to Sauvignon Blanc grapes and is home to a historic church originally built in 1886 in Pennsylvania and meticulously reconstructed at the site in 2003 by original owners Jerri McNair and Bob Frane.

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JaM Cellars Releases Rosé Wine (Feb. 14, 2018)

JaM Cellars, makers of the popular Butter Chardonnay, JaM Cabernet and Toast Sparkling wines, is pleased to present the newest wine in its portfolio—2017 California Candy.

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John Anthony Family of Wines announces Ron Rivera as Chief Financial Officer (Feb. 1, 2018)

Rivera has over 15 years of experience in finance and accounting, both within and outside of the wine industry.  Nine of those years were spent at Delicato Family Vineyards…

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TASTING PANEL: THE CONNECTOR (JAN. 24, 2018)

Geoff Whitman, Executive Vice President of Sales for John Anthony Family of Wines, has long made building strong relationships the focal point of his successful career in winemaking, distribution, and sales… learn more about his story.

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John Anthony Family of Wines Appoints Liza Butler, Vice President Product and Creative (Oct. 2, 2017)

Liza joins John Anthony from E. & J. Gallo Winery where she’s held multiple creative leadership positions since 2004. Most recently Senior Director of Creative, Butler has worked extensively across Gallo’s portfolio…

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Butter Chardonnay Gets Bigger (Sept. 18, 2017)

Butter Chardonnay by JaM Cellars is now available in magnum (1.5L) bottles in big box stores and select retailers across the US.

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Today Show: Wines under $20 to go with your Easter feast (April 12, 2017)

Leslie Sbrocco, author of “Wine for Women,” joins Kathie Lee Gifford and Jenna Bush Hager with an array of affordable wines to go with your Easter feast featuring JaM Cabernet paired perfectly with Lamb.

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JaM Cabernet wins a gold at the TEXSOM International Wine Awards 2017 (March 15, 2017)

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Butter Chardonnay is named “Impact Hot Brand Award Winner” for 2016 (March 10, 2017)

Butter Chardonnay by JaM Cellars has been named an “Impact Hot Brand Award Winner” for 2016, and will be featured in the March issue of Impact Magazine and the April issue of Market Watch Magazine, both M. Shanken Communication publications. JaM Cellars Founder and CEO John Anthony Truchard will receive the award at 74th Annual Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Convention on April 19th in Orlando, Florida.

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JaM Cabernet wins a gold at the New World International Wine Competition (March 8, 2017)

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New York Times: A Waking Giant or a Monster? Developers Eye Once-Sleepy Napa (Jan. 31, 2017)

In the 1980s, when John Truchard was a teenager, the most happening watering hole in downtown Napa was the McDonald’s on Jefferson Street. “It was a ghost town,” said Mr. Truchard, the owner of a wine room, JaM Cellars. “There were no good restaurants, nothing good to do.”

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John Anthony Family of Wines Adds to National Sales Team (Nov. 28, 2016)

John Anthony Family of Wines founder and CEO John Anthony Truchard, along with industry veteran Geoff Whitman, Executive Vice President of Sales, have tapped Art Pinn, Kerry Guilfoyle, and Bill Stevens for the John Anthony Family of Wines national sales team.

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