“It’s like Christmas morning every time a club pack arrives. Unpacking each bottle, examining the labels, putting on the neck tags ... I’m like a kid in a sweet store.”
—M O’Donoghue, Newlands
“I don’t know if you have access to just how long I’ve been a member of your wine club, but it’s many years. Many years of wonderful good wines. I’ve genuinely never had a bad wine...”
—Walter Passet, Blue Horizon Bay
Why Join a Wine Club?
started the Wine Club in 1986, long before the days you could buy wine online. Why? Let’s face it. Wine can be intimidating. It’s difficult to try new ones and be sure they are top quality. But, how best do you do this?
Do you enjoy learning about wine? Learning to write coherent and detailed wine tasting notes is a skill worth having if you like to keep track of your vinous adventures.
A moment on the lips… and sometimes the details of the wine you enjoyed so much can be a bit hazy. But what if you had a handy wine journal you could take a look at? The wine, estate, vintage and even the reasons why you loved the wine would all be there.
So, what are you waiting for? Go wine-tasting this weekend, and use our tips on how to write good tasting notes.read more...
Which style of wine do you prefer?
Buy our members’ favourite choices for this month online...