Category Archives: Blog Related

Yes, I’m pretty sure blog issues have been fixed…

I’ve been posting seldom over the last year or so for a number of reasons. Sometimes life just gets in the way, but the main reason has been getting access to the actual blog website. It’s taken me a long … Continue reading

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Getting back up to speed

It’s been a while, for many reasons…The server that Stonedwino is hosted on has had some issues from decrepit broadband speed, DNS settings issues and a host of other technical issues. Between downsizing to a smaller house, moving, settling in, … Continue reading

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Rose season

Being on the import and wholesale side of the business, I have to plan ahead. Most wineries in the Northern Hemisphere are releasing their 2014 Rose wines as we speak. That being said, we are getting ready for our Roses, … Continue reading

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The art of following up…

There are so many people I talk to that seem rather excited when I tell them what I do. It seems everyone would like to sell wine and immediately ask me about tips on how to get into the business. … Continue reading

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Rad Grapes redesigned website is live

It has been a long time coming, but the day is finally here. My good friend and web-designer-extraordinaire, Jon Hackett just finished and launched the redesign of www.radgrapes.com . There have been a number of wines and links added to … Continue reading

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Yes January is slow. WTF now? The Flu?

The beginning of January is one of the slowest times of the year in the wines business. It’s like NY gas a massive hangover and overspending problem that makes everyone pause, hibernate or withdraw from society and especially drinking for … Continue reading

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Wine portfolio plans for 2015

Life or business doesn’t always go according to plan, but planning is still a necessity. Ok, so what is the plan for 2015? What new wines would I like to add to the Rad Grapes portfolio? Great questions, which I … Continue reading

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Doubled Stonedwino memory

I personally get rather frustrated when I visit a website and it takes a little too long to load. That’s something I noticed happening with the Stonedwino site, which is frustrating. The buck stops with me, so with a long … Continue reading

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Stonedwino blog photography

If you are a repeat visitor, you may have noticed the many cool pictures that pop up at the top of the page. The photographs are all mine. Taken by yours truly over the years. My interest in photography emerged … Continue reading

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Stonedwino server crashed…now back up!

The Stonedwino server became unresponsive ( LOL!!) a few weeks back. I suspected it was the motherboard, but felt that such technical diagnostics should be left to the pros, so I called in my buddy Josh. He did his thing … Continue reading

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