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Viña Zorzal Garnacha, Navarra 2018

Simple but oh so delicious Spanish red from a dynamic young team. Unoaked to let the fresh fruit of the garnacha grape shine, this flavoursome find from next door to Rioja has plump red-berry fruit, modest weight and More >

£7.50
Bottle

£45
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-SP15001
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache / Garnacha
Reviews (8) >

Juanicó Teru Teru Tannat Reserve 2018

In Uruguay tannat is a little softer than that of Madiran, France. It retains its wild blackberry-like character, possessing ripe black fruit, mild astringency and fresh acidity. Its structure begs food. Enjoy with a More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-UR491
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Tannat
Reviews (7) >

The Society's California Old-Vine Zinfandel 2018

A classic California zinfandel, with cherry cola on the nose, fresh strawberry and tart red cherries coming through on the full soft palate, plus a pleasing hint of vanilla on the finish. Our house zin is made for us by More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-US8681
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Zinfandel
Reviews (4) >

The Society's Barbera d'Asti Superiore 2017

This Italian wine from Araldica's splendid Cascinone vineyard is bursting with ripe juicy fruit, mellowed for a time in large oak casks. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27151
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Barbera
Reviews (11) >

Saumur ‘Les Plantagenêts' Cabernet Franc 2017

Vibrant young cabernet franc with floral aroma and full ripe palate balanced by Loire freshness. A great charcuterie or lunchtime bottle. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-LO14081
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Franc
Reviews (6) >

Viña Zorzal Graciano, Navarra 2016

Spicy, black-fruited Spanish red made from Rioja's graciano grape but in neighbouring Navarra. This has the appealing rustic quality and freshness typical of the grape. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-SP14441
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Graciano
Reviews (4) >

The Society's French Syrah 2018

Lovely, soft, fruity Rhône syrah with just a hint of freshly milled pepper. A pure expression of the grape in an exceptional vintage. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH53901
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Syrah / Shiraz

Esporão Monte Velho Tinto, Alentejano 2019

A real success in the new vintage, this Portuguese gem is as deep in colour as ever, with lovely fragrant fruit and a smooth, fruity palate. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW8031
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Reviews (2) >

The Society's Muscadet Sèvre-et-Maine sur Lie 2018

A fresh, ripe-fruited Loire Muscadet, which rests on its lees (yeasts leftover from fermentation) for extra texture and roundness. From Chéreau-Carré, this is the ideal accompaniment to shellfish, but with enough grip More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
Due in 07-Apr Order Now
Product Code
QVG-LO15181
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Muscadet
Reviews (11) >

Esporão Monte Velho Tinto, Alentejano 2018

A perennial Portuguese star, blending aragonez, trinacadeira, touriga nacional and syrah for a dark, smooth fruity red with a satisfyingly spicy touch. The fruit comes both from Esporão’s certified vineyards and from More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
QVG-PW7531
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (1) >

Esporão Monte Velho Branco, Alentejano 2018

More delicate in the new vintage, this popular Portuguese white wine is made from local grape varieties which cope well with the summer heat of the Alentejo region and are coaxed, year-in-year-out, by the skilled More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7541
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Reviews (15) >

Adega de Pegões Colheita Seleccionada, Península de Setúbal 2018

Brilliantly consistent, popular Portuguese white. A part barrel-fermented, food-friendly blend, its creamy yet fresh palate is lifted by citrus notes and aromas of white flowers and sweet apricot fruit. Do give it a go! More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7621
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (7) >

Château de Lacarelle, Beaujolais-Villages 2018

This beautiful château can trace its history back to 1750, and makes a ripe, juicy and fresh wine full of uncomplicated charm. It’s a lovely example of the open, inviting Beaujolais style, and is perfect for summer More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-BJ7921
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Gamay
Reviews (9) >

The Society’s Beaujolais-Villages 2018

With intense and vibrant black-fruit perfume, this is a classic Beaujolais-Villages with good balance and a ripe yet fresh palate. Tim Sykes blends this every year at Les Vins Aujoux, home of The Society’s White More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
Due in 10-Apr Order Now
Product Code
QVG-BJ7901
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Gamay

Half bottle of Riesling, Trimbach 2017

Trimbach's dry rieslings are among the flagship wines of Alsace and the first foot on the ladder is this benchmark bottling. Mineral and fine, this is a wine with appetising freshness and tense, long palate. More >

£7.95
Half Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-AL15352
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Riesling
Reviews (2) >

Viña Istria Malvazija 2018

A wine which brings the taste of Croatia's northern peninsula to you! Gentle, aromatic and dry and perfect on its own or with scallops. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CO81
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Malvasia
Reviews (1) >

Undurraga Candelabro Rapel Carmenère 2019

Soft, full and generous black-fruited carmenère from the Rapel Valley in Chile. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CE10931
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Carmenere
Reviews (9) >

Undurraga Candelabro Carmenère 2018

Ripe and full Chilean carmenère with a soft and generous palate, from the Cauquenes region of Maule. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-CE10371
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Carmenere

Château La Grave de Bertin Réserve, Bordeaux 2017

A well-balanced, supple and satisfying merlot-based claret from the well-respected Furt family’s property between Saint-Emilion and the city of Bordeaux itself. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5861
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (3) >

Undurraga Cauquenes Estate Maule Viognier-Roussanne-Marsanne 2018

Viognier supplies peachy perfume and caressing texture to this popular Chilean white, while the roussanne and marsanne provide structure, lift and extra aromatic complexity. More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CE10481
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Viognier / Rousanne / Marsanne

Syrah-Viognier L’Orangeraie, Pays d'Oc, Lorgeril 2019

A blend of red and white grapes in a red wine seems odd and yet is common practice in the Rhône Valley. Syrah and viognier are the best known of such pairings, used here in this fruity, full-bodied and sun-drenched red More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
Due in 13-Apr Order Now
Product Code
QVG-FC38771
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Syrah / Viognier
Reviews (7) >

Syrah-Viognier L’Orangeraie, Pays d'Oc, Lorgeril 2018

A blend of red and white grapes in a red wine seems odd and yet is common practice in the Rhône Valley. Syrah and viognier are the best known of such pairings, used here in this fruity, full-bodied and sun-drenched red More >

£7.95
Bottle

£95
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC36491
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Syrah / Viognier

Koyle Don Cande Itata Muscat 2018

Bright, fresh, taut Chilean muscat from old bush vines, about 60 years old, in the cool Itata region. This offers an intriguing and delicious contrast between muscat's intense grapy scent and a refreshing, crisp palate. More >

£8.25
Bottle

£99
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CE10341
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Muscat
Reviews (2) >

Côtes-du-Rhône, Domaine Jaume 2018

Three generations of the Jaume family farm some 200 acres of vineyard in the southern Rhône village of Vinsobres. The climate here is influenced by the presence of Alpine foothills so that cooling breezes play on the More >

£8.25
Bottle

£99
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH54291
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Reviews (10) >

Côtes-du-Rhône Rive Droite Rive Gauche 2018

A stunning, fruit-packed wine with easy charm. The name was conjured up because this wine is sourced from both banks of the Rhône, with the grenache coming mainly from the left (gauche) and the syrah from the village of More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH53461
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Reviews (10) >

Côtes-du-Rhône, Domaine Jaume 2017

Fruity, generous and rewarding French blend from the village of Vinsobres, known for the drinkability of its reds. Cooling mountain breezes help to moderate the natural ripeness of syrah and grenache for a full but More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH51441
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Reviews (3) >

Carlos Lucas Ribeiro Santo, Dão 2018

2018 marks a return to an unoaked style, showcasing the bright fruit flavours of the region, with that typical twist of herbs on the palate. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-PW7871
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (17) >

Grignan-les-Adhémar, Delas 2018

A delicious grenache-syrah blend from the Tricastin at the northern end of the southern Rhône. Amazingly good value from on-form Delas, this is dark and vibrant with crunchy blackberry and cherry fruit. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH53881
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah

Costières de Nîmes La Ciboise, Chapoutier 2018

Deliciously fruity, vibrant, ripe-tasting and full-bodied grenache-syrah blend from the stony plateau south of Nîmes in the south of France. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-RH54771
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (4) >

Raats Original Chenin Blanc, Stellenbosch 2018

Raats was named Winery of the Year 2018 by industry 'bible' Platter's Guide and this is a benchmark unwooded chenin with stone-fruit flavour and a refreshing yet rounded palate. More >

£8.50
Bottle
Save £1.45

£102
Case of 12
Save £17
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-SA14301
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chenin Blanc
Reviews (4) >

Salvaje del Moncayo Garnacha 2017

Abundantly fruity, fragrant Spanish red which is soft, rich and satisfying but not heavy. Excellent this vintage, it has the attractive red-berry flavour that makes garnacha such an appealing grape. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-SP14781
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache / Garnacha

Val de Loire Rosee de Jardin, J.Mourat 2018

Delightful cherry and currant fruit mark this innovative Loire blend of 80% pinot noir and 20% gamay that combines serious intent (it’s certified organic) with a fun label, and enchanting name (‘garden dew’). More >

£8.50
Bottle
Save £1

£51
Case of 6
Save £6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-LO15271
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir / Gamay Blend

The Society's Sicilian Reserve Red 2016

Smooth, generous and fragrant red from Sicily's own nero d'Avola grape. This has been extremely popular since we introduced it, and deservedly so, because it hits the spot and is great value. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
Due in 17-Apr Order Now
Product Code
QVG-IT28721
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Nero D'avola

The Society's Pinot Grigio 2019

There’s an awful lot of pinot grigio about, so we’re extra particular about ours. The warrant goes to Kiwi winemaker Matt Thomson, and a single vineyard in Valpantena, north-east of Verona in Italy, where cool breezes More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT28761
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Gris
Reviews (10) >

The Society’s Verdicchio Classico 2018

One of Italy's best buys, well-made single-vineyard verdicchio makes a great full dry white with fresh crisp flavour, so it works well with or without food. This Society wine comes from a single vineyard, Coste del More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
Due in 24-Apr Order Now
Product Code
QVG-IT27181
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Verdicchio
Reviews (4) >

Brindisi Rosato Vigna Flaminio, Vallone 2018

This Italian pink's healthy cherry-coloured hue shows it has been made with sun-ripened fruit. The full dry flavour is a great match for ripe tomato salads and grilled seafood and many Mediterranean dishes. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27221
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro
Reviews (15) >

Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo, Contesa 2018

Think of this cherry-pink charmer not as the last rosé of summer but the first of autumn and relish its generous aroma of ripe red fruits with cold cuts, game or mushroom pâté or baby squashes, peppers and late tomatoes More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT27291
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Montepulciano
Reviews (8) >

The Society's Pinot Grigio 2018

Clean, rounded and fruity, with aromatic ‘breadcrust’ character typical of the grape, this admirable, single-vineyard pinot grigio is made especially for The Wine Society by New Zealander Matt Thomson. The grapes come More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-IT26791
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Gris
Reviews (7) >

Valpolicella Valpantena, Torre del Falasco 2018

Ripe cherry fruit gives this Italian red immediate charm and drinkability with or without food. Valpolicella, from the Veneto province, is one of Italy's best-known wines. Valpantena is a sub-zone of Valpolicella, just More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26821
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Corvina
Reviews (3) >

Rosso Piceno, Tenute Pieralisi 2016

This appealing red from central Italy’s Marche region deserves more recognition. The blend is 60% montepulciano and 40% sangiovese, grown on the first estate in Italy to be declared organic. The berry and cherry punch More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26511
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Montepulciano
Reviews (2) >

Salice Salentino Riserva, Vallone 2015

Generously rich and full of ripe sweet fruit, this comes from old bush-trained negroamaro on the Vallone family's vineyard at San Pancrazio in the heel of Italy, and it brings you the warm south with every mouthful. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26551
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro
Reviews (26) >

The Society's Sicilian Reserve Red 2015

Smooth, generous and fragrant red from Sicily's nero d'Avola grape, one of the world’s most naturally appealing varieties. It’s no surprise that this has been extremely popular since we introduced it, because it hits More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26661
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Nero D'avola
Reviews (11) >

Bricco Rosso Suagnà Langhe Rosso 2013

A clever mix of 60% Dogliani dolcetto with 40% nebbiolo, combining the fruit of the former with the class of the latter. This is a great-value Piedmontese red that's proved a hit with our members. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-IT26671
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Dolcetto
Reviews (2) >

Koyle Los Lingues Single Vineyard Alto Colchagua Reserva Carmenère 2017

Planted at 500m at Los Lingues in Chile, a coolish spot for carmenère enhancing its aromatic complexity and rendering it fresher and more drinkable than the 'fruit bomb' style made in warmer spots. Ripe yet fresh and More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-CE10321
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Carmenere
Reviews (6) >

L'Usufruit de Clos du Notaire, Côtes de Bourg 2016

A lovely new cuvée from a fine property in the Bourg, with vineyards overlooking the Garonne. Made from 100% merlot in a supple and very user-friendly style. Pure Bordeaux pleasure in a glass. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-CB5411
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (5) >

The Society’s Argentine Malbec 2019

Fruity, brambly and deservedly popular Argentine malbec which impresses with its round, soft, generous fruit flavours. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-AR4161
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot
Reviews (8) >

Pepp Blauer Zweigelt, Weinviertel 2018

Blending juicy, ripe plum and blackcurrant fruit with a sprinkling of spice, this Austrian speciality demonstrates the delights of fruit from a hot vintage tempered by masterful winemaking. A great introduction to the More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
QVG-AA2821
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Zweigelt
Reviews (6) >

Cabardès, Château de Pennautier 2016

Deeply coloured, fruity, fresh-tasting and medium-bodied red from the south of France. Cabardès is just outside Carcassonne and is unusual in allowing both Bordeaux and Rhône varieties in the mix. There is some of the More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC36361
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (1) >

Domaine de l'Arjolle Equilibre, Merlot-Cabernet, Côtes de Thongue 2016

A lovely, ripe and fruity blend of cabernet and merlot, bringing two Bordeaux grape varieties together in a way that justifies the name 'Equilibre'. Soft, round and well balanced. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-FC36441
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Merlot

Three Choirs Rosé 2019

A lively, bright rosé from a classic vintage which has given us fresh red fruit flavours in this delicious English pink. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVG-EN1481
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
11.0%
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  • The purpose of a basic cookie is to tell the server that you returned to that web page or have items in your basket. Without cookies, websites and their servers have no memory. A cookie, like a key, enables swift passage from one place to the next.
  • Without a cookie every time you open a new web page the server where that page is stored will treat you like a completely new visitor.
  • More recently, cookies have also been used to collect information about the user which allows a profile of their preferences and interests to be created so that they can be served with interest-based rather than generic information about available goods and services.

4.4.2. How do Cookies help The Wine Society?

Cookies allow our website to function effectively. Cookies also help us to arrange content to match your preferred interests more quickly. We can learn what information is important to our visitors, and what isn't.

4.4.3. How does The Wine Society use cookies?

The Wine Society does not accept advertising from third parties and therefore, as a rule, does not serve third-party cookies. Exceptions to this include performance/analytical cookies (see below), used anonymously to improve the way our website works, the provision of personalised recommendations, and occasions when we may team up with suppliers to offer special discounts on goods or services.

The Society uses technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site.

4.4.4. What type of cookies does The Wine Society use?

We use the following three types of cookies:

4.4.4.1. Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are required for the operation of our website, enabling you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services like shopping baskets or e-billing cannot be provided. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Authentication Cookie and Anonymous Cookie
    These cookies remember that you are logged in to your account – without them, the website would repeatedly request your login details with each new page you visit during your time on our website. They are removed once your session has ended.
  • Session Cookie
    These cookies are used to remember who you are as you use our site: without them, the website would be unable to tell the difference between you and another Wine Society member and facilities such as your basket and the checkout process would therefore not be able to function. They too are removed once your session has ended.

4.4.4.2. Functionality & Targeting/Tracking Cookies
These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website and to provide enhanced features. This allows us to personalise our content for you. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Unique User Cookie
    This cookie is used to:
    • store your share number in order to identify that you have visited the website before. Without this cookie, we would be unable to tell whether you are a member or not.
    • record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We use this information to make our website, the content displayed on it and direct marketing communications we may send to you or contact you about more relevant to your interests.
    • This cookie expires after 13 months.
  • Peerius Cookies
    These third-party cookies are used to provide you with personalised recommendations based on your purchase and browsing history. They expire within 4 hours of your visit.

4.4.4.3. Performance/analytical cookies
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information which identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Google Analytics Cookies
    These are third-party cookies to enable Google Analytics to monitor website traffic. All information is recorded anonymously. Using Google Analytics allows The Society to better understand how members use our site and monitor website traffic.

4.4.4.4. Authentication Cookie
In order for us to ensure that your data remains secure it is necessary for us to verify that your session is authentic (i.e. it has not been compromised by a malicious user). We do this by storing an otherwise meaningless unique ID in a cookie for the duration of your visit. No personal information can be gained from this cookie.

4.4.5. How do you turn cookies off?

All modern browsers allow you to modify your cookie settings so that all cookies, or those types which are not acceptable to you, are blocked. However, please note that this may affect the successful functioning of the site, particularly if you block all cookies, including essential cookies. For example, In Internet Explorer, go to the Tools Menu, then go to Internet Options, then go to Privacy. Here you can change the rules your browser uses to accept cookies. You can find out more in the public sources mentioned below.

4.4.6. Learn more about cookies

4.4.7. Changes to our cookie policy

Any changes we may make to our cookie policy in the future will be posted on the website and, where appropriate, notified to you by email. Please check back frequently to see any updates and changes to our cookie policy.