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10 best wine clubs as voted by readers

Wine subscriptions are an easy and convenient way to sample new wines. We asked a panel of wine industry experts to nominate their favorite wine clubs, and readers voted for the best. These are the top 10.

10. Wine Access

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Wine Access specializes in hard-to-find wines, from first growth estates in France to Napa icons with long waiting lists. Six-bottle allocations are shipped four times per year.

9. Wine of the Month Club

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Wine of the Month Club is one of the oldest mail order wine clubs in the country. Customers can choose from a dozen different club packages, ranging from classic and limited series to themed cases.

8. Woman-Owned Wineries

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This club delivers a curated collection of wines from female entrepreneurs. Subscribers will receive wines from all over the country, along with the stories of the women behind the wine.

7. Plonk Wine Club

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Plonk Wine Club introduces you to offbeat varieties – such as Xarelo-lo and Teroldego – from organic, limited-production and hard-to-find wines from around the world. Tasting notes included.

6. Vintner's Collective

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The Vintner’s Collective offers six different wine clubs, ranging from the wallet-friendly Rendez-Vous to the ultra exclusive The Frontier, featuring highly allocated and rare bottles.

5. SommSelect

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Three monthly club options include the four-bottle Drink Like a Somm built around a monthly theme, six-bottle The Somm Six or six-bottle The Blind Six to help wine enthusiasts hone their blind tasting skills.

4. Orange Glou

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Each shipment includes three to six bottles of wine, along with descriptions, tasting notes and food pairing suggestions. This service is devoted to skin-contact white wines, also known as orange wines.

3. The Sip

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The Sip is for those who love sparkling wine. Shipments include two to three mini bottles of sparkling wine from wine regions around the globe, with a focus on the women of the champagne world.

2. Bergamot Wine Co.

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Three diverse wine clubs help enthusiasts explore the wide world of wine and grape varieties, sending between two and four bottles per month.

1. NakedWines.com

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NakedWines.com invests in independent winemakers, so customers get insider prices to exclusive wines. Customers deposit a monthly fee into an account, which can be used to order wine from indie winemakers at any time.

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