Category Archives: New Wines

Happy New Year

First of all, good riddance to 2016. Tough year on so many fronts, from sales to the Jets, to politics. I have many exciting things to look forward to in 2017 and I’m looking forward to getting the ball rolling … Continue reading

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Lots of changes…

Chchchchanges…for the better. It’s been a busy few months for the glorified-one-man-show, as we enter the busy Holiday season. Lots of road time and working 6 days a week, leaves little time for else. A few Jets home games have … Continue reading

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Old friends coming back…

A few years back, and for several years Rad Grapes represented the Vina Amalia wines from Carlos Basso in NY. The line we originally sold included the Vina Amalia Malbec Reserva and the Vina Amalia Cabernet Reserva. These were not … Continue reading

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Only Piedmont’s finest can be Sassaia

Yes Virginia, we now sell some awesome Gavi, Barolo and Barbaresco too… Since I’ve been remiss in posting regularly about so many new happenings at Rad Grapes as mentioned in a recent post, I’m fixing that. Last Fall I added … Continue reading

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Welcoming La Villa Real wines from Spain

Rad Grapes is very happy and proud to welcome the La Villa Real wines from Bodegas La Remediadora. The winery was founded in 1946 and boasts great vineyards in Roda, near Albacete, located at over 700 meters above sea level. … 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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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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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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Colognole Chianti Rufina…yes, real Chianti

Part of the first round of Italian wines we have added to our portfolio recently includes the incredible Chiantis from the Colognole estate located in heart of Chianti Rufina. The area is about 20 kilometers from Florence, nestled in the … Continue reading

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Welcoming the Marcato family & their wines

In searching for wines to start the Italian part of the Rad Grapes portfolio we got really, really lucky. What can I say, sometimes you just step into it…Basically Goran and Dejan from Vino et Spiritus us. They have a … Continue reading

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