Category Archives: Wine Reviews

Voulez Vous un petit peu de Sancerre?

Yeah, I went there…that’s about as good as my French gets. Sancerre? Yeah, now we finally have one…awesome at that. Super rich, elegant, layered, loaded with “Caillotes”, mineral notes. Long and refreshing. I kind of snuck this one into our … Continue reading

Share
Posted in New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Wine Apellations, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews | Comments Off on Voulez Vous un petit peu de Sancerre?

Welcoming the incredible Vina Amalia wines to NY

Vina Amalia, The Wines of Carlos Basso is a project that has been in the works since 1997 and Rad Grapes is extremely proud and excited to finally have the wines in stock and available for sale in New York. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Wine Apellations, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews, Wines Tasted | Comments Off on Welcoming the incredible Vina Amalia wines to NY

Rad Grapes proudly welcomes Eradus Wines

The wine business is very much about relationships and how they affect what you do and how you do it and who is involved.  One such relationship has lead to Rad Grapes importing the Eradus Wines direct for the NY … Continue reading

Share
Posted in New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Wine Apellations, Wine Reviews | Comments Off on Rad Grapes proudly welcomes Eradus Wines

more Rad Grapes from Spain

On the same new container from Spain as the Munia wines, we brought in some Vacceos from Rueda. The region of Rueda offers some of the best value priced wines from Spain for the money, especially for stuff coming from … Continue reading

Share
Posted in New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Wine Apellations, Wine Reviews, Wines Tasted | Comments Off on more Rad Grapes from Spain

Downfall of a Cult Californian Winery…

There are a number of Cult California wineries that are at a loss regarding the fact that Robert Parker has announced he will no longer be covering California wines, as he would be concentrating solely on Bordeaux and the Rhone. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Social Media, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews, Wines Tasted | Comments Off on Downfall of a Cult Californian Winery…

Follow Rad Grapes on Twitter…

I have really busy so far in September and not posting as much on the blog, as you can see….more posts coming soon I promise. In the meantime, if you are not following us on Twitter @Radgrapes, the you are … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog Related, New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Restaurants, Social Media, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews | Comments Off on Follow Rad Grapes on Twitter…

Tanzer reviews Vina Ventisquero May/June 2011

Josh Reynolds from Stephen Tanzer’s International Wine Cellar recently tasted through the Vina Ventisquero line up of wines that Rad Grapes represents in NY state and the wines obviously showed well across the board. Yet another feather in our cap…I … Continue reading

Share
Posted in New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Wine Apellations, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews, Wines Tasted | Comments Off on Tanzer reviews Vina Ventisquero May/June 2011

Vina Tabali makes the W&S Top 100 Values of the Year list

Rad Grapes does not have a large Chilean portfolio, but we have a damn good one and almost every one of our Chilean wines has some good press from one, if not several reputable sources on a regular basis. We … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Rad Grapes News, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews, Wines Tasted | Comments Off on Vina Tabali makes the W&S Top 100 Values of the Year list

Wine & Spirits “100 Top Values of the Year”

Rad Grapes is proud to announce some hot new press for several Vina Tabali wines in the upcoming June issue of Wine & Spirits Magazine. There are four Tabali wines highly rated in the June issue, with two taking honors … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Rad Grapes News, Wine Business News, Wine Reviews, Wines Tasted | 2 Comments

“Best in Show” for Tabalí Reserva Especial Syrah 2008 from the Limarí Valley

Congratulations to Felipe Mueller and the Vina Tabali team for winning the “Best in Show” award in the 8th Annual Best of Chile Awards, with the Tabali Reserva Especial Syrah 2008…like we say, “How Rad are your Grapes?” Pretty Rad … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Blog Related, New Wines, Rad Grapes News, Wine Apellations, Wine Reviews | 1 Comment