Reviews wines from California.
Jim Gordon, a 30-year veteran of the wine industry, reviews and reports on wines from Mendocino, Lake and Contra Costa Counties, Livermore Valley, Lodi, Central Valley and the Sierra Foothills for Wine Enthusiast
. Napa-based Gordon has been the editor for winemaker and grapegrower media company Wines & Vines
since 2006, and also directs the annual Symposium for Professional Wine Writers at Meadowood Napa Valley. He was also editor-in-chief of the James Beard Award finalist book Opus Vino
(2010) and of 1000 Great Everyday Wines
(2011), for which he covered Mendocino and Lake County wines, among other topics Additionally, Gordon was editor-in-chief of the former wine lifestyle magazine Wine Country Living
and managing editor of Wine Spectator
. Email: email@example.com.