Monthly Archives: November 2009

US wineries must adjust to new $50 ceiling: report

From the “No shit Sherlock” and “Where have you been?” department, comes a new report via the illustrious Decanter magazine, confirming something those of us that spend our days actually selling wine, knew about 1 1/2 to 2 years ago….that … Continue reading

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Wine Spectator Top 100

We made the Wine Spectator Top 100 this year thanks to Bob Shack from HB Wine Merchants.  Rad Grapes represents a number of the brands that Bob imports and among those great wines are the biodynamicaly grown Domaine Bila-Haut wines … Continue reading

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Wine and sulfites…

I just read a great post over at the Palate Press that explains the wine and sulfites story better than I ever could. The post is titled – Wine and Sulfites:  The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Check it … Continue reading

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Wow! What a week…

Back home, relaxing and getting ready to watch the Jets vs. the Jaguars. It is a home game, but I am not there tailgating….that is rare. Beyond the fact that it was a busy week business wise, we had a … Continue reading

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