VinoRai Announcements

11 Nov Turkey for Turkey

Nothing speaks to the Fall menu more than the Thanksgiving meal. And no meal is more difficult to pair wines with than the Thanksgiving dinner. It's relatively easy to find something that goes well with the bird, but Thanksgiving is the one meal...

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15 Apr 2015 Turkish Roses are here!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]VinoRai is thrilled to announce the arrival of the 2015 Turkish rosés to American shores! This year we have 3 rosés, each exciting and vibrant, each with a gorgeous pink color that signifies summer! Starting things off from Cappadocia, we have a 100% Kalecik Karasi...

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20 Mar Selendi and Pasaeli wines win big at 2016 TexSom International Wine Awards

VinoRai is proud to announce that wines from our Selendi and Pasaeli portfolio were big winners at the recent 2016 TEXSOM International Wine Awards. The awards garnered almost 3,200 entries representing 25 countries and 25 US states. The entries were blind-tasted and judged by 67...

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26 Aug VinoRai brings Turkish wines to the Montana Market

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We just returned from the beautiful state of Montana from a productive market visit. We’d like to thank our distribution partner, Winegardner’s Wines, for organizing a series of dinners to introduce Turkish wines to Montana. Lilac restaurant hosted a sit down dinner in Billings, where Chef...

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26 Aug Matt joins VinoRai

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We’re delighted to announce that we have added Matt Mabus as our National Sales Manager. Matt comes to VinoRai with a long history in the Pacific Northwest wine world, with experience on all sides of the industry; from restaurants to retail, from distribution to...

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14 Apr VinoRai enters Louisiana market, partners with Vino Wholesale

VinoRai is very pleased to announce the entry of their wines into "The Pelican State", Louisiana. Our entry into this market is made possible with our new partner and distributor, Vino Wholesale. Based in The Big Easy (New Orleans), Vino Wholesale is a well respected...

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03 Apr VinoRai enters Montana market, partners with Winegardner’s Wines

VinoRai is pleased to announce the entry of their wines into "The Treasure State", Montana. Our entry into this market is made possible with our new partner and distributor, Winegardner’s Wines. Based in Bozeman, Winegardners boasts more than 50 producers and importers in their portfolio and...

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19 Feb Turkish Wines Available Online for Nationwide Shipping

Great news, all you adventurous wine lovers of America. Our portfolio of Turkish wines are now available on World Wines At Home, an online wine retailer with nationwide shipping (where permitted). So go ahead select, click and cherish the goodness of the Turkish wine renaissance. Şerefe! ...

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09 Feb Turkish Wines Debut at WholeFoods Store

We're thrilled to announce that 2 of our wines are now available at the Ravenna neighborhood Wholefoods store in Seattle. This adds to our growing list of stores where the 2013 Turasan Emir and 2012 Diren Öküzgözü can be found. We like to thank our Seattle distributor,...

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26 Nov #DrinkTurkeyWithTurkey: 2012 Kalecik Karasi

Wrapping up our T-Day Turkish wine suggestion is the "Pinot Noir" of Turkey. If you're looking for a refreshing and exciting alternative to a Pinot Noir, or simply looking for something that doesn't have too much mast or essence and instead has nice bright acidity, clarity...

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