Sip, smile and unwine-d...
July 25th is National Wine & Cheese Day which is really just the perfect excuse to open some JaM Cellars wine and make some super yummy, guilt-free (whaaat? It’s a Holiday!!), cheesy snacks. Right?!
Creamy’n’Spicy: Creami-licious Butter Chardonnay takes this spicy Jalapeño Popper Grilled Cheese to the next level cooling the heat of this grilled cheese while bringing out the baked lemon fruitiness of your fav chardonnay.
Berry Meaty: Rich, dark JaM Cab punches way above its weight with these Philly Cheese Steak Sliders. All about the fruit (think blueberries, blackberries and plums), JaM Cab brings out the juicy satisfying char flavors of the steak. Yum!
Sweet Tooth? Who doesn’t love a wine and cheese dessert pairing? This Perfect 5-Star No Bake Cheesecake brings out all delicate tropical-fruit flavors of Sugar Sweet White. Sweet never tasted so Mmmm Mmmm GOOD.
Book Club is officially cool again (wasn’t it always?). It’s even easier to connect with your gal pals over your favorite reads thanks to today’s virtual vibes and…wine! Here’s how we’re reading between the wines…
• A super cute bean bag to cuddle up on
• Your own personal Butter yellow ice bucket filled with ButterCans chilled for your sipping pleasure.
• Sticky notes, your favorite pen to write in the margins & a bookmark—you can even personalize your own!
Start your own private Facebook page and invite your besties near and far! Read these tips on starting the best book club ever—totally virtual. Buy matching Book Club shirts to wear on your monthly Zoom chat…or better yet, create your own slogan and get them made! Or get super creative and theme out each get-together based on the book.
Join other book-club babes virtually at; Girls Night In Book Club!, and Read a Book With Kara. It’s always helpful to have recommendations at the ready for next month’s pick, so stay up-to-date on some of the latest releases (these picks from Oprah are always a good idea).
If reading is totally your "Me-Time" JaM, set a date-night-in with yourself. Start with a checklist of all the books everyone should read during their lifetime and dig in. Or start with these Top 30 if you need something more bite-sized. Buy yourself a cute journal and use some of the discussion prompts on Goodreads to expand your mind. Could Butter be a metaphor for life? Discuss with yourself, you’re bound to get the right answer.
Book Club is a great way to relax online, chat, and sip wine with girlfriends and new friends, or for a solo escape…and we are here for it! Butter, books, and besties…is there anything better?
Whether you’re tailgating solo or with your at-home squad, the Big Game is still ON which means we’re here to help you set up the most-epically-easy at-home tailgate, JaM-style!
Set the Sip Roster:
First things first, draft your wine line-up for delivery straight to your door in time for kick-off. With MVP’s like Butter Chardonnay, JaM Cab, Toast Sparkling, and Sugar Sweet White, your roster is already full of game day winners!
Next, draft your Super-Bowl-cheersing dream team and invite your besties for the al-fresco game time.
Once you have your rosters set, time to gear up and set your at-home scene like the college tailgate you know and love.
TIP: tee up disposable utensils and GoVinos for easy post-game clean-up. All that cheersing will leave you tired at the end of the day.
Pre-bag some popcorn to keep everyone’s fingers from double-dipping.
Serve up seven-layer dip in their own cups.
Mini Queso Cheese Balls are so easy and delish, you’ll be chef Rookie Of The Year.
Fire up the grill with one of these 51 grillable tailgate recipes - don’t forget to supply Butter to the GrillMaster in charge.
Need some inspiration off the bench? Check out these 12 tailgating recipes for a practice run before the big day.
The pros may be warming up the turf, but you are MVP of your lawn - so don’t miss a chance to rev up a little friendly competitive spirit with ButterCans in hand.
Throw a classic with a game of ladder toss, work off those extra weenies with a little Spikeball, play a game of Tipsy Tower with Toast Sparkling, and is it even a tailgate if there’s not a game of Butter Pong?
Now you’re ready to rumble! Whether or not your team brings home the big win, make sure you bring home plenty of Butter and JaM to keep you quenched the whole game through. Find a store locally, order online with Instacart, or get your wine with same-day delivery on Drizly! Cheers!
Congrats to all our ButterLovers – we’re almost sold out! But we planned ahead (Yay!) and more tasty Butter has been mellowing and getting ready for this very occasion. The 2016 vintage is creamy and Butter-ful—just the way you like it.
Watch for its release in stores this August and at JaM Napa and online. Grab a bottle and tell us what you think on Facebook or Instagram. Better yet, grab your friends for a Butter-tasting and post some pics #jamcellars #ButterisBetter. Don’t have any of the 2015 vintage? Well…we do have maybe just a couple cases left here at Butter HQ…get ‘em quick.
Chardonn-HEYYY, Arizona ButterLovers! Want to win the ultimate girls’ getaway BottleRock Napa Valley?
How’d you and your bestie like to take your first sip of summer with Maroon 5, Tom Petty, and the Foo Fighters at the sold-out BottleRock Napa Valley music festival? Here’s your chance to win the ultimate girls’ getaway… great music, awesome food, and luscious, easy-to-love Butter Chardonnay by BottleRock Presenting Sponsor JaM Cellars!
We’re giving away a pair of General Admission BottleRock passes, roundtrip airfare for two from Phoenix, and a four-night hotel stay at the Andaz Napa May 25-29, 2017 to listeners of 94.5 KOOL FM. Check their website for details here on how to enter and win! (Here’s a hint… it involves lots of BUTTER!)
Sip, smile and share! #JaMCellars
A little Butter goes a long way to get you to New Year’s intact…
Butter Now! Instead of the stress of hitting the mall, just hit the Buy Now button–with a luscious glass of Butter in hand, of course! Relax, unwine-d, AND get your shopping done (…in your PJs!). Loving Curvy Girl Chic’s top 5 tips for slaying Cyber Monday – just add Butter!
Potluck? ButterLuck! Enough already with scrambling to make a fancy side! An extra bottle of Butter (or two) is always welcome. You’ll save time and energy—and save the party from running out of wine. Total wine-win! (See what we did there?)
Will run for wine. Don’t miss your workout—it’s now you need it the most to feel great about that extra glass—or two! We’re loving the wine-spiration from ChinupApparel.com…BFF gifts – check!
Butter up the relatives. Loving Kelly Bauer’s tips for making the Thanksgiving table conversations light and fun this year (…especially the Ross GIF!) And everyone loves a splash of Butter! Maybe sometimes it feels as if it’s the only thing you have in common, but then again what more do you need…?
How do you Butter through the Holidays? Post or message on Facebook #JaMCellars @JaMCellars. Happy Holidays!!
The Fall holiday season is officially here. And it kicks off with one of our fave Holidays—Wine-o-Ween!
If you haven’t already gone to the pumpkin patch, made your kids’ costumes…or your own costume for that matter…time’s a-tickin! We dreamed up 5 ways to embrace the BOO with Butter!
DIY? Trying to MacGyver a costume? The struggle is real! Put away the feathers and glue, grab a glass of Butter and check out these super simple costume ideas instead!
Boo’zed! “You’ve been Boo’zed” lands your neighbor with a fun bucket of Hallowe’en goodies on their doorstep. Our version includes Butter…oh and we’re coming over to join you in a glass!
Buy Now! When you find yourself on Amazon at 10pm shelling out for next-day costume delivery, take a deep breath, a sip of Butter and hit Buy Now! BTW PJ’s for Halloween costumes—guilt-free costume shopping and the kids can wear them again!
Crisis Control. When the kids’ blood sugar hits its peak…’nuff said.
Embrace the BOO with Butter!
Come visit our home in downtown Napa. Order a flight of your favorite wines Butter, JaM and Toast, sip by the glass or bottle. Once you’re all settled in, turn up the tunes with your pick from our extensive list of classic rock and pop vinyl records, sink into our comfy couches and booths, order some food, and have another glass of wine (because wine not?!).
Want more reasons to come?
4pm toast with Toast! Every day at 4pm…on the dot.
Sunday Funday. Bottomless Toast-mosas, brunch and football! We’re hosting NFL brunch every Sunday from 10am-2pm. Get bottomless Toast for $20 with any brunch order!
Monday night football. Cheer on your team on the big screen.
Rock-n-roll Tribute Tuesday. Every Tuesday at 7pm come celebrate epic rock songs and artists on the big screen. Join us for a new rock-umentary every week! Up next, Pink Floyd’s The Wall on 10/25.
#WineWednesday calls for a glass of Butter, JaM or Toast and we’ll roll a classic movie while you sip (think Sideways, Bottle Shock, Pretty in Pink, and Ray—coming up October 26).Wednesdays at 7pm.
Thursday (a.k.a) Li’l Friday. We’re always happy, but this is our happier hour, well, actually two hours! From 4-6pm any wine purchase includes a tasty small plate from our menu at no extra charge.
Friday night JaMSessions. Friday night, live music and great wine… we’re in! Fridays at 9pm for free live performances from up-and-coming bands like Astro Tan (10/21), Dangermaker (10/28), Staring at Stars (11/4) and Serf and James (11/11). No reservations needed.
Check out our calendar for upcoming events and pencil us in. We can’t wait to see you!
Can’t get to our home in Napa for a while? Crank some music, catch a movie and crack your favorite bottle of Butter, JaM or Toast right in your own living room—we’ll be right there with you in spirit… oops, we meant wine!
Have you ever looked back at your camera roll and wish you could go back and relive the memories all over again? Maybe from a weekend with your besties, sitting on the beach, or belly-laughing on the sofa?
That’s how we feel after our fun filled weekend in San Diego as the official wine of KAABOO Del Mar! Anyone reading this who went, THANK YOU for hanging out, showing us a great time and sharing the love for Butter Chardonnay!
We had an amazing time broadcasting live from the ButterLounge with KyXy 96.5 FM Radio’s Susan Devincent, and checking in on Facebook Live with Sonic from Energy 103.7 FM. Everyone in the ButterLounge got a chance to get up close and personal with Echosmith and Finish Ticket, not to mention rock out alongside Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffet, and Jack Johnson on the mainstage.
Sunshine, live music and a chilled glass of creamy-licious Butter Chardonnay—now that’s our kinda JaM!
Downtown Napa rocked this 4th of July! We hung out at the ButterBus, sipping wine and playing cornhole. And we danced to awesome BottleRock bands The Mowgli’s and Panic is Perfect on the JaM Cellars stage. We love throwing a good party and we had double reason to celebrate—the 4th is also John’s birthday! What better way to celebrate than bringing friends, neighbors and visitors to Napa together with great wine and music. The best part? JaM made it free for everyone, now THAT’s a party! Check it out here.
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