Vegetarian Wines

Meat-avoiders, rejoice! Our suppliers have confirmed that the below wines are vegetarian (as per The Vegetarian Society's definition. For more information, take a look at our FAQ). Please note however that some may use egg whites and/or milk proteins in the clarifying (aka 'fining') process and are therefore not suitable for vegans. For wines suitable for vegans, click here.

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Koyle Los Lingues Single Vineyard Alto Colchagua Reserva Carmenère 2018

Planted in a coolish spot in Chile for carmenère, enhancing its aromatic complexity, and rendering it fresher and more drinkable than the 'fruit bomb' style from warmer spots. Ripe yet fresh and spicy-tasting with hints More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-CE11001
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Carmenere
Reviews (3) >

Pinot Blanc, Cave de Turckheim 2018

Ripe and rounded Alsace pinot blanc in the new vintage, adaptable to a wide range of dishes and enjoyable with or without food. The perfect 'house' wine. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-AL14801
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Blanc

Pinot Blanc, Cave de Turckheim 2018

Ripe and rounded Alsace pinot blanc in the new vintage, adaptable to a wide range of dishes and enjoyable with or without food. The perfect 'house' wine. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
QVT-AL14801A
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Blanc

Half bottle of Château de Beauregard, Fleurie Poncié 2018

From old vines planted high up in Fleurie, on the typical pink granite soils, this is a fine, perfumed Beaujolais cru with hallmark freshness and softness. In other words, classic Fleurie. More >

£8.50
Half Bottle

£204
Case of 24
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-BJ8212
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Gamay
Reviews (12) >

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
QVT-AR4161
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot
Reviews (5) >

Bleasdale The Wild Pear 2019

A delicious verdelho-dominant Australian blend from Bleasdale, in Langhorne Creek, which is easy-drinking with appealing citrus and white fruit aromas and a refreshing lick of spice on the finish. The perfect stand-by More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-AU22341
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Verdelho

Cabardès, Château de Pennautier 2017

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

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-FC38791
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (6) >

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
QVT-FC36441
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Merlot
Reviews (2) >

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
QVT-EN1481
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
11.0%
Reviews (4) >

The Society's English White 2019

Our flagship English white wine is zingy, fresh and dry, with refreshing citrus and white-fruit aromas, that makes for a perfect aperitif. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-EN1501
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
11.5%
Reviews (3) >

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
QVT-IT28761
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Gris
Reviews (1) >

The Society’s Verdicchio Classico 2019

One of Italy's best buys, this 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
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT28781
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Verdicchio
Reviews (6) >

The Society's Sicilian Reserve Red 2016

Extremely popular and praised by members and journalists for its spot-hitting quality and value, this smooth generous and fragrant red is a cracking example of Sicily’s own nero d’Avolagrape. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT28721
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Nero D'avola
Reviews (8) >

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
QVT-IT26511
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Montepulciano

Brindisi Rosato Vigna Flaminio, Vallone 2019

A vibrant rosé with bright strawberry and raspberry flavours, fresh acidity and lasting sweet red-berry fruit on the refreshing finish. A great match with grilled seafood or Mediterranean picnic fare. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT29691
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro

Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo, Contesa 2019

This cherry-coloured rosato is an attractive flavoursome Italian pink packed with redcurrant, cranberry and white pepper spice that can hold up well with food. Ideal with roasted vegetables, or Caesar salads this spring More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT29701
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Montepulciano

Salice Salentino Riserva, Vallone 2016

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

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT29591
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro
Reviews (3) >

Val de Loire 'Chapitre' Pinot Gris, Réthoré Davy 2018

From the western Loire Valley, France, where pinot gris has a tiny foothold. This has the gentle pear and white-flower scent of the grape, and the lovely clean ripe fruit of the vintage. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
QVT-LO15141
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Gris
Reviews (10) >

Val de Loire 'Collection', J. Mourat 2018

The historic vineyards of the Vendée coast include the rare negrette grape as well as pinot noir, cabernet franc and gamay, and this wine blends all four into a juicy, tasty, red-fruit-packed joy from the Loire, perfect More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-LO15331
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Reviews (5) >

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
QVT-PW7871
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (9) >

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 >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-RH54291
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Reviews (18) >

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
QVT-RH53461
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah Mourvedre
Reviews (25) >

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
QVT-RH53881
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (8) >

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
QVT-RH54771
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (1) >

Viña Zorzal Graciano, Navarra 2018

The Sanz family has made a brilliant graciano in 2018. This has the spicy, earthy character typical of this Rioja grape but with wonderful gentle, sweet fruit. Graciano, once much more widely planted in Spain (and one More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-SP15561
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Graciano
Reviews (2) >

Señorío de Sarría Crianza, Navarra 2016

A full-bodied, deep-coloured blend of cabernet, garnacha and graciano, this rich Spanish red has a touch of smoke and spice from 12 months in American oak, which supports the generous cassis fruit beautifully. The ideal More >

£8.50
Bottle

£51
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-SP15741
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Sauvignon
Reviews (15) >

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 >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-US8681
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Zinfandel
Reviews (5) >

Corbières Blanc Le Blanc Paysan, Castelmaure 2018

This exemplary Languedoc co-operative's main vocation is red wine but this white, made mostly from grenache blanc, is wonderfully rounded and fruity with a hint of nuttiness. A combination of limestone and cool breezes More >

£8.75
Bottle

£52
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-FC37811
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Blanc
Reviews (6) >

Navajas Blanco Crianza, Rioja 2016

A broadly flavoured, round and smooth white Rioja, showing off the intense toasty vanilla flavours that come from oak ageing. More >

£8.95
Bottle

£107
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-SP15371
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Maccabeu

Ventoux Les Traverses, Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2019

The 2019 vintage of this delicious Rhône red is as full-bodied as its predecessor of 2018, lusciously fruity and ripe. What makes the difference is the feeling of fresh fruit on the palate, in part thanks to cool More >

£8.95
Bottle

£107
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-RH56921
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache / Garnacha
Reviews (20) >

Côtes-du-Rhône, Château Courac 2015

Generous and rich in the 2015 vintage, this is a full-bodied fruity Rhône red from the village of Laudun. Syrah plays a significant part in the blend, hence the deep colour and dark spicy fruit. More >

£8.95
Bottle

£107
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-RH51191
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (3) >

Val de Loire 'Pertinence' Malbec, Réthoré Davy 2018

This albec is from the tiny region of Les Mauges, between Nantes and Angers in the Loire Valley, whose winemaking heritage has been revived by a small band of dynamic winemakers led by Christophe Réthoré and his team. More >

£8.95
Bottle

£53.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-LO15501
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot
Reviews (7) >

Cheverny, Domaine du Salvard 2019

Always one of the first of the new vintage, this popular Loire white blends sauvignon with a little chardonnay. Fragrant and ripe, and fresh as a daisy, dancing lightly on the palate. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-LO15651
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc
Reviews (2) >

Mission Estate Hawke's Bay Syrah 2018

Hawke's Bay syrah deserves to be one of the most recognised wine styles in the world. This New Zealand original combines spice and intensity of fruit, with wonderful freshness and purity. This particular example is a More >

£9.50
Bottle
Save £1.45

£57
Case of 6
Save £8.50
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-NZ11181
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Syrah / Shiraz
Reviews (2) >

Finca Antigua Unico Crianza, La Mancha 2013

A good old-fashioned Spanish style of wine made by a talented team, this velvety tempranillo-cabernet-merlot blend is mellow, smoky, savoury and wonderfully well integrated after maturation in old oak barrels. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£57
Case of 6
Due in 15-Jul Order Now
Product Code
QVT-SP14681
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Tempranillo
Reviews (14) >

Black Kalavryta, Tetramythos 2018

Black Kalavryta is an extremely rare Greek grape, only worked with commercially on a small scale by Tetramythos in the Peloponnese. It produces light, elegant red wines with flavours of cherries, oriental spices and More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-GR1591
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Kalavryta
Reviews (10) >

The Society’s Chianti Rufina 2016

Fruity and soft with a perfumed smoky bouquet typical of the Rufina region, this is a delicious Chianti designed for easy pleasure and gastronomic versatility. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT26301
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Sangiovese

Château de la Grave ‘Caractère', Côtes de Bourg 2017

The Bassereau family makes one of our members' perennial favourites at their excellent property in this ancient right-bank commune, across the water from Margaux. Typically Bourg in character, with a certain grip, the More >

£9.50
Bottle

£114
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-CB5911
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (28) >

The Society's White Burgundy 2018

Our best-loved wine for many years, this Mâcon white continues to rise above the ebb and flow of fashion. Buyer Tim Sykes works with long-term supplier Jean-Marc Darbon to craft a blend that is of consistently good More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-BU72261
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (2) >

Château Thieuley Blanc, Bordeaux 2018

From his home property in Entre-Deux-Mers, oenology prof Francis Courselle certainly raised the Bordeaux white-wine bar. His daughters are keeping the magic with this aromatic, unoaked blend of semillon, sauvignon blanc More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
Due in 17-Jul Order Now
Product Code
QVT-BW6641
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc Semillon

Undurraga Finca Las Lomas Leyda Pinot Noir 2019

Chile buyer Toby Morrhall has been enthusiastic about the rising quality of pinot noir and this, the first of two to be ‘Champed’ in 2020, is made from one of the best recent clones of the grape to give deep, ripe, More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
Due in 21-Jul Order Now
Product Code
QVT-CE10981
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (7) >

The Society’s Vin d’Alsace 2018

A classic blend of Alsace grape varieties from the historic house of Hugel in Riquewihr, making for an adaptable, gently aromatic dry white, that is crisp and fresh. Always a great buy and excellent introduction to More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-AL15311
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Sylvaner
Reviews (1) >

Faldeos Nevados Malbec 2018

A great any-occasion red. This Argentine malbec’s round body, generous black-cherry flavour and soft ripe tannins will stand up to the heartiest of fare. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-AR4011
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot
Reviews (2) >

Pecorino Abruzzo, Contesa 2019

Rocco Pasetti was one of the very first to champion the excellent Abruzzo white grape pecorino, and his wine has deservedly gained a considerable following at The Wine Society. Full but fresh, this has great balance and More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT29291
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pecorino
Reviews (6) >

The Society's Gavi 2019

Gavi is a great go-to white wine. Fresh crisp and dry with lemon and green apple aromas, and mineral weight on the palate this Italian white is lovely by the glass but it will also pair easily with a range of dishes More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT28771
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Cortese
Reviews (2) >

Frascati, Principe Pallavicini 2019

A delightful introduction to Frascati, elegant, fresh and crisp, this is made from the malvasia puntinata grape, a Pallavicini speciality, and its citrus skin aroma and linear lemony style is delicious with creamy pasta More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-IT29421
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (5) >

Kumeu Village Hand-Harvested Pinot Noir 2019

Consistently one of the best-value pinots from New Zealand. Fresh redcurrant and cranberry flavours are enhanced by a touch of spice on the pleasingly balanced medium-bodied palate. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-NZ11581
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (2) >

Muscadet Sèvre-et-Maine sur Lie, Comte Leloup du Château de Chasseloir, Cuvée des Ceps Centenaires 2015

Rare Muscadet made from a plot of vines averaging 100 years of age, here in a ripe vintage, this wine is given extended bottle maturation for greater complexity without losing its inherent freshness and mineral More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-LO15751
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Muscadet

Coteaux du Giennois, Domaine de Villargeau 2019

Marc Thibault made good use of the fine summer and harvest conditions in the Loire in 2019, which produced a ripe and fragrant sauvignon with hints of juicy yellow fruits, supported by mineral freshness. Delicious with More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-LO15841
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc
Reviews (4) >

Coteaux du Giennois, Domaine de Villargeau 2018

Riper and fuller bodied than usual in this warmer vintage, Marc Thibault's blend has nevertheless retained this Loire sauvignon's essential freshness, similar to nearby appellation Pouilly-Fumé but at a more modest More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
QVT-LO15051
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc
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  • 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.