Creative Juices Wine Blog

How do you pronounce that?… Wine 101 Social

Posted in wine, wine shop, Wine Tasting by CreativeJuicesWine on March 19, 2010

We will be tasting a Grüner Veltliner,  Vinho Verde, Gewurztraminer, Crémant de Loire, a Texan Carignan Mourvédre Blend as well as a Tokaji. We will be talking about the grapes, the land and the tastes of all the wines, as well as providing you with Tapas pairing options. The event costs $25 and all bottles are available at retail. We will discount all case orders. See you there!

Cheers!

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Creative Juices Wine Show Episode 12: Jean Bousquet Malbec

Posted in Argentina, Malbec, Mendoza, Video, wine by CreativeJuicesWine on March 18, 2010

Creative Juices got up early this morning and whilst still asleep, tasted some wine. That’s what we do! 🙂

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Creative Juices Wine Show: Episode 7-IPA Tasting

Posted in Beer, Flying Dog, Great Divide, Video by CreativeJuicesWine on March 1, 2010

During this episode Zak & Olena switch things up a bit, and taste a Snake Dog IPA against a Titan IPA. Enjoy the show! Cheers!!!

For more information on the breweries mentioned during this show, visit Flying Dog’s and Great Divide’s websites.

Creative Juices Wine Show: Episode 6-Tokaji 2006 Sárgamuskotály

Posted in Hungary, Muscato, Tokaji, Video, wine, Wine Reviews, Wine Tasting by CreativeJuicesWine on February 25, 2010

Here it is – Hungarian Tokaji 2006 Sárgamuskotály – just like you guys asked. Delicious, wonderful juice. We hope you enjoy the episode and in particular, Olena showing off her phenomenal wine swirling skills :-).

Wine: Tokaji Sárgamuskotály

Varietal: Yellow Muscat

Vintage: 2006

Alcohol: 11%

Our Score: 88-89 points

Price: $15

What should we taste next on CJ Wine Show?

Posted in Poll, Uncategorized by CreativeJuicesWine on February 25, 2010

Quick, help us out! We should take a bottle out of the wine fridge this morning (so we can taste it room temperature around 4pm), what should it be?

Creative Juices Wine Encyclopedia

Posted in Poll by CreativeJuicesWine on February 24, 2010

Creative Juices isn’t afraid of taking on more tasks. We want to answer each and every question you have about wine. And above all, do so in a video format (which should by no means should deter you from emailing us, calling us, or in any other way asking us wine questions). We’d like to give you another poll, so please let us know what you want us to cover in our March 4th episode of Creative Juices Wine Blog. Cheers!

Creative Juices Wine Show: Episode 5

Posted in Cabernet Sauvignon, Chile, Curicó, Rosé, Video by CreativeJuicesWine on February 24, 2010

In Episode 5, Zak & Olena taste and review a 2008 Miguel Torres Cabernet Sauvignon Rosé from Chile. Enjoy the show! Cheers!!!

The wine from today is from the Curicó region in Valle Central, Chile.

Creative Juices Wine Show: Episode 4 (w/Video)!

Posted in Bierzo, Mencía, Spain, Video, wine, Wine Reviews, Wine Tasting by CreativeJuicesWine on February 23, 2010

In Episode 4, Zak & Olena taste a 2001 Bierzo. Enjoy!

Bierzo is in the Northwest Corner of this Map. Cheers!

What wine do you want us to drink next?

Posted in Poll by CreativeJuicesWine on February 23, 2010

Dear readers!

We have decided to start planning for our tastings a little further in advance, and leaving the bottle out of our wine fridge for day or so prior to the tasting. This way, you know what to look forward to, and we can analyze our wine’s flavors and aromas a bit better at room temperature.

Hence follows the first ever Creative Juices Poll:

Creative Juices Wine Show: Episode 4!

Posted in Announcements, Bierzo, Mencía, Spain, wine, Wine Reviews, Wine Tasting by CreativeJuicesWine on February 23, 2010

Hey everyone! We just wanted to let you know that we finished taping Episode 4 of Creative Juices Wine Show moments ago, and it will be up for viewing shortly. This was a fun episode. We’re really excited, so when it posts, please check it out, and let us know what you think! Cheers!

Zak & Olena