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Naked Truth

7 times Naked Angels rescued people in need

Thanks to the support of over 100,000 Angels all around America (and another 150k around the world), we have the resources to help talented winemakers do what they’re best at all year round. And beyond that, there have been a handful of times when our Angels went above and beyond the call of duty to […]

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Naked Behind the Scenes

The most versatile wines on the site according to your Wine Advisors wine reviews

‘This is a time of year when a lot of people run into a very first world problem. They’re just about ready to sit down to a great dinner, they check the wine rack and *gasp* they don’t have the right wine for this meal. Don’t worry though! Our award-winning Wine Advisor Team is here […]

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Behind the Wine

Lake County – Great wine from humble country

The team got to do a cool roadtrip to Lake County, California to explore some of our winemakers’ investments up there. They brought back some really beautiful pictures that tell the story of Lake County better than simple words.     A truly rural setting, the next photos take a look at the signs of civilization. […]

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Wine History

The 120-year-old secret about California wine

4 Angel-funded winemakers are reigniting a legacy that began at the Chicago World’s Fair 124 years ago! When it comes to wine, Lake County has been polishing its gold medals since 1893. But chances are – unless you were a crowd member at the World’s Fair, or a 19th-century reporter for the Chicago Tribune – that’s news to […]

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Naked Contest

The Second Annual Winemaker of the Year is…

We’re proud to announce the winners of the second annual Winemaker of the Year awards! The campaign trail was very exciting. People made shirts and fliers for their favorite winemakers around the office, and we collected thousands and thousands of votes from Angels all around the country. This year’s big title goes to: Matt Parish, […]

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Behind the Wine

Celebrate International Women’s Day with Your Talented Winemakers

  It’s International Women’s Day today, so we’ve got a great opportunity to highlight some of the amazing women who make wine for our Angels. The wine world is not an easy place for talented women to make their mark and I’m personally very proud that the Angels offer so many opportunities for people to use […]

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Naked Behind the Scenes

The biggest award in winemaking?

There are many competitions and critics who can give a wine accolades, but how many wine awards result in funding the winemaker’s dream wine? Last year, Carmen Stevens unhooked the 2015 Winemaker of the Year award and won $400,000 to make her dreams come true. Voting is now open for the 2016 Winemaker of the […]

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Behind the Wine

What Napa and Sonoma winemakers drink when nobody’s watching…

There’s a dirty secret in wine country… Even though Napa Cab is the most famous wine in the country, a lot of the people who make big bold reds like to sneak off and drink other people’s wines from time to time. Every now and then you’ll even catch us drinking a beer (or two!) […]

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Naked Welcome

How to find wines you’ll love

Here are a few helpful tips for how to find wines you’ll love when you shop at nakedwines.com There are a lot of great wines on this site, but only some of them will be perfect for YOU and your palate. And because we only work with independent winemakers and wines made exclusively for Angels, you […]

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Naked Behind the Scenes

10 winemakers you need to know

One of the reasons Angel-funded wines taste so good is that every wine is the passion project of an independent winemaker who stands behind his or her work. Anyone with tastebuds can take a sip of these wines and know they’re something special – but if you’re ready to take it to the next level and enjoy […]