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Serving and storing your wines – the ultimate guide

So you’ve just opened your Naked Wines delivery box – WOOHOO! Your wines are there, nestled in eco-friendly pulp packaging, practically smiling up at you. You reach for a red wine to start, but wait… is that the right move?

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Meet the Italian icon with a special ‘grazie’ for Angels

Say ciao to Stefano di Blasi He’s a Tuscan treasure, a Sangiovese savant, a Mediterranean mastermind… He’s the world-famous Italian winemaker behind some of the most luxurious and refined Angel-funded wines ever made. Now, straight from the top of Tuscany, Stefano wants to say thanks to Angels in his own words: What is it that […]

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Top 10 indie winemakers you need to know

With 80 of the best indie winemakers in the world working here at nakedwines.com, getting to know all of them can seem overwhelming at first. The trick is just knowing where to begin… Here’s the ultimate who’s who of 10 (or so) winemakers every nakedwines.com newbie should follow from the start. One of the best […]

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How a Mendoza maverick mastered vegan winemaking

Cheers are in order for one Angel-funded winemaker down in Argentina. Mendoza mastermind Mauricio Lorca just got certified… …to make vegan Argentinian wine! It’s a special achievement close to Mauricio’s heart that he’s spent the better part of a decade working toward. Now it’s finally official! This certification symbolizes our production and life philosophy, committing […]

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Giving back in a time of COVID – two winemaker videos tell the tale

With over 200,000 Angels behind them, these two winemakers can take the endless generosity of the nakedwines.com community and pay it forward where it matters most right now – back into their own communities.

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A world of thanks from Sam Plunkett

As Sam would say: “It’s been quite a year” How does an independent winemaker caught in some of the biggest back-to-back challenges of his whole career keep it together without skipping a beat?  It’s simple – just 200,000 nakedwines.com Angels. As harvest wraps in Australia, Sam Plunkett’s taking stock of everything he’s been through this […]

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A close call Down Under, Angels rally for fire relief

Sam Plunkett spoke too soon, but fire didn’t get the last word.   For an Angel-funded winemaker based in one of the Australian states most affected by wildfires that have scorched 15 million acres in the southeastern part of the country since last year, rain was news worth sharing. Sam posted to his nakedwines.com wall after […]

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Meet Ondine Chattan

Unmistakably one of Sonoma’s top talents, Ondine Chattan’s worked for famed wineries like Ridge Vineyards, Cline Cellars and Geyser Peak. Thanks to nakedwines.com Angels, she’s carved out a new path

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Meet Penelope Gadd-Coster

She Sonoma’s superstar with a “sparkling” reputation. Now Penelope’s making wines of her own – and lifting a generation of female leaders along the way.

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Meet The Brothers Miller

Brothers, grapegrowers and legacy vineyard owners Nicholas and Marshall Miller were born to make great wine they could call their own. They’re finally doing it thanks to nakedwines.com – but getting there wasn’t as simple as you might think…