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ZOOM around 15 indie vineyards

Download vineyard Zoom backgrounds – from the winemakers at nakedwines.com

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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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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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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 […]

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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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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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Why quitting daily deal sites is the best Tour decision we ever made

Why we quit daily deal sites for good Every year, we have a series of wine tastings called the Naked Angel Tour. And starting this year, we’re no longer offering tour tickets on daily deal deal sites like Groupon and LivingSocial. You can only get the tickets through our website at the prices listed. Our best […]

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The Angel Tour allows thousands of wine drinkers to meet the winemakers they support

Every year, we organize a series of wine tastings that are completely different from any other wine event I’ve ever seen – it’s called the Angel tour, and it’s about connecting our Angels with the winemakers they support. video courtesy of FOX 40 Sacramento What the Angel Tour is all about Our Angels support our winemakers in […]