This is the
perfect club for the budding collector (I recommend opting for 2 or
3 bottles of each selection - just use the drop-down menu) or for
anyone who loves entertaining.
The rewards of
wine collecting are great! After tasting a well-aged red, you'll
know the pleasures of wine at a much deeper level, one that few
others get to know. After a year of receiving these selections,
you'll have the beginning of a collection that will offer many
nights of future pleasures.
A collection of wine allows you to monitor its evolution over time,
and to catch it at its peak of development. One of my criteria for
selecting wines for this club are that it is capable of improving
for 3-5 years of quiet repose in a dark storage area, BUT, that
they also deliver great deliciousness at the time of
you recommend 2 or 3 bottles of each selection? Isn't that awfully
Only do so if you feel it's serving both of us equally, of course.
I'm happy to have you select just a single bottle of each selection
(that is, two bottles in each shipment) and then order more of just
those you enjoy most - many club members opt for that approach. But
if you're interested in collecting, it's easy and convenient to get
multiple bottles in each shipment, so that you can taste the wine
throughout at various points in its evolution. Plus, your shipping
cost (per bottle) goes down pretty
Why $27 -
This price point is where I can reliably find wines that reward
some aging. If I can find them, I'll select hidden gems that are
age-worthy AND cost even less. This is also about the "ouch point"
for many people when it comes to a wine budget. It is my hope that
this club will introduce many more people to the joys of aged
From "Duke" of Minneapolis, Minnesota on 4/29/2013.
Cancelling my other wine club!
From Cynthia of East Bay, California on 8/23/2011.
You'll be the last club I ever drop!
From Chuck Elkins of Plano, Texas on 10/1/2009.
Makes me nostalgic for all the fun we had...
From Michael London of Hollywood, California on 4/20/2009.
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