Red Varieties


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ARRA Passion Star™ - ARRA 13

ARRA Passion Star is an early red, extremely fertile variety that produces large, meaty, juicy, flavoursome berries. The variety is characterized by elliptic, beautifully coloured, and uniform berries. It is self-colouring, and very cost effective to grow, and a star income earner. ARRA Passion Star thrives in desert climates, especially in the arid and semi-arid regions of South Africa and Namibia.

ARRA Passion Glow™ - ARRA 19

ARRA Passion Glow is a mid-late season red variety with extraordinary on-the-vine hanging ability that leads to a natural, glowing red colour and increased sugar accumulation. The beautiful berries provide a superb eating quality with a delightful sweetness and crunchy texture. These traits are maintained over time due to the variety’s transit durability and extended shelf life.

ARRA Passion Fire™ - ARRA 29

This established early red variety boasts a beautiful, natural, full red colour. It’s large, crunchy berries offer a fantastic eating quality. Good productivity, extraordinary hanging ability, shipping durability and shelf life, make it a choice early red.

arra fire crunch™ - ARD 35

The early-mid red variety boasts a unique fire-red colour. The extremely crunchy, large berries and well-balanced taste provide a supreme eating experience. It’s a fertile and easy-to-grow variety with uniform colour that stays red on the vine and doesn’t get dark over time. This variety also withstands rain and offers unparalleled cold storage capability and shelf-life capacity. In short: THE ULTIMATE RED.


We have a crush on this intense cherry-colour variety with its large, elongated, berries. This mid-late variety that boasts excellent sugar-acid balance, cherry notes and sensational crunch, delights in appearance, taste and eating experience. Proven to be fully rain resistant, the variety also has excellent fertility and exceptional storage ability. It is the ultimate long shipping variety with the best shelf life in the industry. ARRA Cherry Crush literally has it all!


One of the earliest existing red variety in the market ripens naturally 4-5 days before Flame. The advantageous short cycle, natural full red colour, together with large, sweet, crunchy berries make this a perfect Flame replacement. ARRA Fire Kiss has proven to be very fertile and grower friendly, as well as bearing great post-harvest and shipping qualities.

ARD 43

This Mid-Late variety is a stunning bright red that maintains its vibrant colour on the vine, well after ripening, allowing for great harvest flexibility. ARD 43 is fertile, easy to grow, requires minimal labour and has great cold storage durability. Its timing right after ARRA Cherry Crush, stretches the season even further, ensuring a continued consistent supply of brilliant, tasty and crunchy red gems.

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ARRA Cherry Crush™

The Crush Everyone’s talking about!

Tony Calvillo, Vice President of International Business Development, Dayka & Hackett LLC, shared: “Today, we visited the ARRA Cherry Crush—a grape variety that exceeds the expectations of growers, consumers, and retailers alike. We are thrilled to witness its remarkable potential. Boasting an alluring cherry colour, impressive size, abundant production, and a perfect balance of taste and crunch, ARRA Cherry Crush creates a mutually beneficial scenario for discerning producers, consumers, and retailers.”

ARRA Fire Crunch™

Igniting the senses

Just in time for the festive season, the inaugural batch of ARRA Fire Crunch™ made its way from Peru to the USA. Karl Conrads, founder, CEO of Grapasa accompanied the first year vines from budbreak all the way to Walmart facilities in Los Angeles.

Don’t miss the footage, showing this landmark arrival, now the sky’s the limit.

ARRA Passion Fire™

Sharing the passion – Right now in Southern Africa:

“It’s a great, beautiful grape, we are having a great time packing it.” shares Gabriel Viljoen of G.P. Viljoen Farming

We’ve heard other growers excited about this year’s performance.

“The ARRA Passion Fire was probably the most beautiful red grapes around on our farms.”

ARRA Fire Kiss™

Start the season with a Kiss

This year, attendees got a firsthand look at ARRA Fire Kiss™ in Egypt. What stood out was how distinctly different it was from the Flame, leaving no doubt that it is the perfect Flame replacement.