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Jenny Dawn Cellars included in events to participate in during Black History Month

February is Black History Month, and Visit Wichita featured several Jenny Dawn Cellars events to help celebrate the history and culture of Black Americans.

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Jennifer McDonald, the founder of downtown winery Jenny Dawn Cellars, started as an at-home winemaker and is the first black winemaker and winery owner in Kansas. The winery has several events celebrating Black History Month. On Feb. 15, attend Wineucation – Black History Month Wines. Each month, they host wine education classes. February’s Wineucation is focused on wines that were produced by Black Winemakers. Tracing Our Roots with Jennifer McDonald will take place on Feb. 16 and the virtual book discussion and wine tasting, Be The Dream, will be held on Feb. 28.

Collectively, Jenny Dawn Cellars makes 14 different wines, many of which have earned various awards; the Chardonnay won “Best in Class” the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. They have Black History month multi-packs you can find here. Plus, the winery ships their homemade wines across the country, allowing you to savor the winery’s delicious wines no matter where you live!

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Jenny Dawn Cellars named among black-owned businesses to support in Wichita

February is Black History Month, and Visit Wichita highlighted black-owned businesses in a blog post on their site this week. Jenny Dawn Cellars was listed among several other notable black-owned businesses to support in the Wichita community.

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Jennifer McDonald is the first Black winemaker and winery owner in Kansas, opening Jenny Dawn Cellars in 2019. The winery crafts its own wines on-site, working with grapes and juices from growers in Kansas and California.

Collectively, Jenny Dawn Cellars makes 14 different wines, many of which have earned awards, like the chardonnay named “Best in Class” in the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. Plus, the winery ships its hand-crafted wines across the country, allowing you to savor delicious wines no matter where you live.

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Labor Day Wine Pairings

 

Labor Day is a celebration of all of America’s workforce and the advancements that have made our jobs safer and a more balanced part of our lives. In many ways, it has come to be a celebration of the end of summer. A long weekend to enjoy the outdoors and cookouts with family and friends. Wine can be amazing addition to these cookouts, but many people feel uncomfortable pairing wines with informal meals. Jenny Dawn Cellars is here to help! This blog contains our top three suggested wine pairings for your Labor Day cookouts.

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Wine Education at Jenny Dawn Cellars

At Jenny Dawn Cellars our motto is let your moment begin! We believe that magical moments are created when you combine award winning wine, delicious food and people. The more you know about wine the more there is to enjoy. For 2021, we have curated 5 unique opportunities for wine education: wine flights, sommelier led wine tastings, wineucation, virtual wine tastings, and private wine tastings. Most of these experiences can be booked directly from our website under the reservations menu by clicking HERE. Contact us via phone at 316-633-3022 or send us an email at customerservice@jennydawncellars.com for more details. Continue reading “Wine Education at Jenny Dawn Cellars”

2021 Wine Locker Memberships Now Available

Jenny Dawn Cellars is an award-winning wine production facility and tasting room at Union Station in Wichita, KS. We are passionate about wine and hospitality.

One of the features that our winery has to offer is our wine locker memberships. We have a beautiful mahogany locker that keeps our award winning wines tasting great. Fine wine needs a space that stays at a cool, steady temperature, insulted from shocks of heat, light and movement. Our wine lockers create a safe and secure environment for our guests to store their wines. Plus, Jenny Dawn Cellars wine locker members can bypass our checkout lines and serve themselves a glass of wine from their personal Jenny Dawn Cellars wine inventory during normal business hours. Continue reading “2021 Wine Locker Memberships Now Available”

Join the Jenny Dawn Cellars Team!

Jenny Dawn Cellars is an award-winning wine production facility and tasting room at Union Station in Wichita, KS. We are passionate about wine and hospitality and are looking for like-minded, dedicated individuals to join our team. Continue reading “Join the Jenny Dawn Cellars Team!”

Our Covid-19 Response

As of 6/30/20

Governor Kelly announced on June 29, 2020 that masks will be mandated in public spaces in Kansas beginning Friday, July 3rd. As we await further direction from the state and Sedgwick County, we are making the following adjustments to our service. Continue reading “Our Covid-19 Response”

*Updated*! Rosé and Trains Wine Release Party June 13th

Hello wine lovers!

As you may have heard, we at Jenny Dawn Cellars have decided to alter our wine release plans in light of current events and the lingering concerns regarding COVID-19. We will be postponing our ticketed Rosé and Trains events (Fireside Chat, Wineucation, and Wine Dinner) to another date, to be determined. Now, this will not deter us from throwing a lovely come-and-go event to celebrate these new wines that we are so excited to share with our patrons. Continue reading “*Updated*! Rosé and Trains Wine Release Party June 13th”

Rosé and Trains Gift Box Pre-Order

Our next wine release is fast approaching and we are hard at work preparing to share these four beautiful new wines with you! Soon we’ll be announcing all the fun experiences we have planned for June 13th but, in the meantime, we have a special offer to share!

Jennifer McDonald, our founder, CEO, and winemaker extraordinaire has curated a playful collection of merch to celebrate not only her newest wines, but also the release of her books! Continue reading “Rosé and Trains Gift Box Pre-Order”

Wineucation Goes Virtual : A Recap of the Last Four Classes

At Jenny Dawn Cellars, we believe that wine tasting should be both rewarding and memorable. It should excite the senses, and most importantly, it should be fun. Jennifer McDonald, our founder, CEO, and winemaker is a first level Sommelier and has been hosting an educational in-person wine tasting experience “Wineucation” for the last 3 years. Continue reading “Wineucation Goes Virtual : A Recap of the Last Four Classes”