“How To” Serve Wine to Your Guests Well – Tips

Hectic and holidays go together, don’t they?  When we have dinner party guests we want to share our best with them and to do it well – wine too. If you are new to the world of wine, that can be intimidating at times, can’t it? No worries! Your CKJY Exports Team is sharing SIMPLE […]

CKJY Exports Inc. Achieves Women Run Business Certification

Yay! Women tend to have terrific taste and tons of tenacity, right? We think so! Women make wonderful business partners. Our CKJY Exports team is a creative, determined and energetic group of ladies! Those qualities have been the cornerstones to creating CKJY Exports Inc.  Now, these qualities have helped us achieve Women Run Business certification. […]

Want Your Own Private Label or Custom Blend American Made Wine, Craft Beer or Hard Cider?

An epitome of quality and style a gift that carries your own personal label are impressive gifts to give, aren’t they? Personally label spirits are an admirable corporate gift. What is the difference between imported private label and custom blend American wine or craft beer? Private Label Wine Gifts Designing a personal label with the […]

Holiday Food & Fun Pairing Guide – Wine & Craft Beer

Holiday fun with wine, craft beer or hard cider? At times it can feel so stressful to pair spirits perfectly, can’ it? Folks you rarely see or new faces you want to impress can build your holiday stress as you prepare for these special guests. Our CKJY Exports blog is here help! In this post, […]

Wine & Holiday Celebrations Around the World

Frohe Weihnachten! Feliz Navidad! Buon Natale! Kala Christougena! Happy Christmas! Holidays equals folks gathering to celebrate and wine is a treasured part of that around the world. While most European countries include wine in their celebrations, they each do it with their own signature flair and style. Here we explore a few “Wine & Holiday Celebrations Around […]

Holiday Happenings in Wine Country Calendar Ideas for You

Sharing good wine and laughter are a part of American holiday celebrations. Hanukkah, Christmas and New Year’s are prime times to toast our family and friends. Wine country loves to celebrate too. If you are looking for a fun way to celebrate and are visiting wine country, there are plenty of fun events to participate […]

Wine Talk: Exploring Napa AVAs

Wine talk can be a bit overwhelming at times, can’t it? What does ” Napa AVA ” even mean? Terrior has been all the rage in wine conversations in recent years. People speak of “tasting the terrior” in the wine. From there they go on to discuss the merits or challenges of certain AVAs. As […]

Wildfires + Wine – Concerns for Napa, Columbia Gorge, Portugal & Spain

2017 has felt like the Wine World has been on fire. The apocalyptic fires that were witnessed in Portugal and the Napa wine regions were horrific.  Both fires claimed over 40 lives, many homes and decimated the livelihoods of the wine region.  Both of these fires are thought to have been sparked by high winds […]