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100,000 Angels in the USA!

WOOHOO! There are now 100,000 Angels in the USA! You can now connect to 100k other wine drinkers, millions of reviews and a whole army of amazing winemakers who are making wine just for you. Now that we have 100,000 Angels, we can fund dozens and dozens of exciting new wines made just for you. The […]

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Behind the Wine

Why is Champagne expensive? Is it really so special?

If you’re anything like me, you’ve asked this question before – What’s so special about Champagne? No doubt, you can enjoy all sparkling wines without knowing how they’re made. …But when you know – really know- Champagne, you’ll fall in love. Especially because Angels fund authentic, bona fide, top-tier Champagne… and the man born to make it. That *pop*… […]

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The most exclusive Napa Cabernet Angels ever funded just sold out in 6 days

Ken Deis released a collector’s edition of his Reserve Napa Cabernet — and it sold out in six days… Only 300 cases were ever made of Ken’s 2014 Reserve Cabernet You funded Ken to make Cab from the iconic vineyards that gave Napa its unbeatable reputation… and his face has been plastered with a grin since harvest. […]

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Thank you from the world’s most grateful winemakers

I am so grateful for you — we all are Instead of filling your inbox with zany holiday offers (don’t worry, those are coming, too), I wanted to show you how much your incredible support means to everyone here in the Naked family — including 130 winemakers (and counting). The whole Naked team will be […]

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The Liftetime Channel features celebrity winemaker, Katy Michaud

Angel-funded winemaker Katy Michaud is a world-class winemaker that YOU made world-famous. Check out the celebrity winemaker that Angels discovered in 2015 – Katy appeared on the Lifetime Channel this summer and she’s taking the world by storm! You’re a brilliant backer with impeccable taste Katy is an incredible winemaker who has worked all up and […]

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Ordering wine in Pennsylvania

For the first time since 1920, you can order wine in Pennsylvania and have it shipped to your home! Rejoice! I have some good news for freedom-loving wine drinkers everywhere — the wine shipping laws for Pennsylvania have changed – and we will now ship directly to homes, workplaces, and designated FedEx location for convenient pickup. Woohoo! This […]

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So proud of Lodi wines – notes from the Wine Bloggers Conference

This year’s wine bloggers conference is in Lodi, California – and it really brings home the impact Angels are having on wine in this region. There are 3 things that are really clear to me: Lodi is now a world-class wine region Angels already play a huge role in the future of Lodi It is exceptionally rewarding […]

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Winery internship with your wine advisor, Lokelani

Our intrepid wine advisor gets a winery internship One of the coolest parts of working for nakedwines.com is that you have the opportunity to leave the office, and get your hands dirty working side by side with rockstar winemakers! Our world-class wine advisor, Lokelani Stewart, got to do some work at the Angel-funded winery in Kenwood recently. […]

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Languedoc Roussillon wine overdelivers again and again

The Languedoc-Roussillon region of France delivers out of this world value because it’s insanely good quality and ridiculously low price. I love the Languedoc so I’m giddy with excitement that this month’s Angel sample (Virgile Joly Merlot) is from the region. That means I get to shout from the mountaintops about how perfect this part of France is for […]

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Winemaker Fantasy Finalists – It’s such a hard choice

The Winemaker Fantasy Finalists are all so inspiring! The winemaker fantasy finalists are in! We spent a whole week watching videos and plowing through applications from winemakers from all around the world. Over 60 fully developed pitches came in from 9 different countries. And there were all kinds of wine projects to choose from red, white, bubbly… white […]