Decanter awards 2023

Decanter 2023 Best Outstanding Wine Retailer of the Year

It was a thrill to receive six of Decanter’s coveted retails awards this year, with our online services named as some of the finest in the country by the expert panel of judges.

Decanter 2023 Best Large Online Wine Retailer

Winning Best Large Online Wine Retailer at Decanter’s retail awards for the second year on the trot was a sincere pleasure for our hardworking team.

Decanter 2023 Best Own Brand Wine Range

Best Own Brand Wine Range

We were honoured to be recognised for the efforts we put into our Society and Exhibition ranges – each cuvée a product of a meaningful relationship with our world-renowned growers.

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Decanter 2023 Best Wine Buying Team

Our buying team were pleased to be named as Decanter’s Buying Team of the Year by their panel of experts – a testament to their hard work and industry-leading expertise.

Decanter 2023 Best Virtual Wine Experience

Best Virtual Wine Experience

It is an honour to have welcomed more members to virtual events than ever in 2023, and to have won this award (for the third year in a row) is confirmation of their popularity.

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Decanter 2023 Green champion – Runner Up

Green Champion – Runner Up

It is brilliant to have our commitment to sustainability recognised at the prestigious Decanter retail awards, bringing further inspiration for future initiatives.

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Online Retailer of the Year

Congratulations – you’re part of an award-winning team!

Thanks to your support, we’ve been named Online Retailer of the Year at the 2023 International Wine Challenge.

Award-winning wines

An award-winning wine range

Every year, wines from our range are entered into renowned competitions that focus on quality and value. Whether the medals are gold, silver or bronze, these endorsements of our wines mean a great deal to us, and we hope will help you find something to tempt you.

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Albert Hall

Our heritage and history

Starting as a way to avoid a diplomatic incident in 1874, The Wine Society is now the world’s oldest wine-selling co-operative.

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Freddy Bulmer and Joanna Locke MW

Meet our buyers and growers

Meet our expert buying team and some of the talented winemakers they’ve uncovered from across the globe.

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Vintage Cellar Plan

Wine Subscriptions

By joining one of our wine plans, you'll receive regular selections of delicious wines, to enjoy now or for laying down to age further.

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Learn and Discover

Discover all there is to know about wine

Expertise, advice, recipes and hot topics; we have everything you need and ever wanted to know about wine, and then more!

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