Apr 6, 2023
Andrew Quady is the Co-founder and CEO of Quady Winery. His path into the wine world started when he and his wife, Laurel, moved to the San Joaquin Valley to pursue a rural lifestyle.
While there, Andrew discovered an unused patch of the rare Orange Muscat grape varietal, known in Italy as Moscato Fior d'Arancio. These grapes became Quady Winery’s first full-bodied sweet wine, Essensia, and marked the birth of the winery’s Muscat expertise.
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Today's guest was lucky to discover an unused patch of the rare Orange Muscat grape varietal, leading to his winery's muscat expertise. Today, Quady Winery remains celebrated for its legacy and continues to offer more product lines to its customers.
In today's episode of the Legends Behind the Craft podcast, Drew Thomas Hendricks and Bianca Harmon are joined by Andrew Quady, Co-founder and CEO of Quady Winery, as he shares his journey in the wine industry and how he and his wife made wines under their label for the first time. Andrew also talks about their product line-making process and gives a glimpse of the other brands under the Quady banner.