Now that you’re part of the world’s best community of wine drinkers, it’s time you knew just how much you mean to the winemakers you support. In today’s wine industry, the odds are stacked high against small independent winemakers and the challenges can seem endless. From a freak lightning strike that burned down a winery, […]
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In honor of Women’s History Month, get to know South Africa’s first Black woman winemaker. Interview by Nick Baines.
She’s fought for every win – and won.
Read the story of Carmen Stevens – South Africa’s first Black woman winemaker and independent trailblazer at nakedwines.com.
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 […]
Every year, we’re astounded by the generosity of this community. Here’s a look back at 3 incredible ways Angels gave back in 2019! In the seven years we’ve known you, you’ve done a world of good – click here for the full recap of all the wonderful ways Angels have helped those in need. As […]
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 […]
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 […]
The award ceremony for Winemaker of the Year 2015 just wrapped up and we’re incredibly excited to announce the results to the world! Carmen Stevens wins winemaker of the year 2015 The winemaker of the year 2015 is Carmen Stevens, a truly extraordinary individual who has overcome incredible odds to become a shining example of South African […]