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Meet Meaghan Hodge

Most winemakers have to start at the bottom to one day make it to the top. 2nd generation winemaker Meaghan Hodge is starting from the top.

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Behind the Wine Naked Truth

The winemaker dethroning Willamette Pinot

Scott’s made an Oregon red richer than Pinot Noir – and nakedwines.com’s customers are the first to fund it!Scott Kelley is THE Pinot Noir expert who made Robert Mondavi Private Selection and Estancia Pinot Noir for over a decade. His wines have fans all over the country! …But Scott’s passion was to make his own wine where […]

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Behind the Wine Naked Truth

The world-class Cab Franc you helped rescue

When a Walla Walla vineyard got caught in the middle of a turf war, Dave couldn’t just let the Cab Franc go to waste… especially after one of Washington’s biggest wineries turned their back.

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Naked Truth

Napa shouldn’t give up on the 99%

There is a real risk that Napa’s success in the luxury market could lead to its downfall – unless companies like nakedwines.com take action to stop it.

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Behind the Wine

Nakedwines.com celebrates 7 years!

This online wine revolution started seven whole years ago today. And your winemakers are busy celebrating YOUR success!

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Behind the Wine

The Napa Cab Industry Challenge

Do you help everyday wine drinkers enjoy world-class Napa Cab – for $25 or less? If so, join our industry challenge… and help us change wine pricing for good! Eligibility rules below. Here’s the ugly truth – Huge wine markups are unfair… and completely avoidableHave you ever wondered who decides which wines cost a fortune […]

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Naked Pairings

The best recipe you’ve never tried: Sauvignon Scallops

Top off a cool summer night with these melt-in-your-mouth scallops, made insanely addictive thanks to a sear in Sauvignon Blanc butter sauce (for added savory crunch). We used David Marchesi’s North Coast white – but any dry aromatic wine will plump up the flavor in this perfectly simple dish. There’s no shame in licking the […]

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Behind the Wine Naked Truth

Me & Monsieur Jones: A winemaker love story

Watch this video about Katie and unlock $50 off your first order from nakedwines.com* Katie is a lovely British lady who worked for a lifetime in the wine industry before saving enough to live her dream… she bought a vineyard in the south of France and started making her own wine. She worked at a […]

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Indie Wines Win 71 Medals

The results from the 2019 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition are in… and you stuck it to the man! 71 Angel-funded wines took home medals. These indie wines smoked the competition — and beat the BIGGEST names (like Apothic and Ménage à Trois!) You stunned a huge critics panel — and the world — by […]

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How to use Champagne to make stunning cocktails

Hosting a festive party? Breathe a sigh of relief, for you’ve come to the right place. We’re here with some drinkspiration to impress and entertain your guests, while YOU secretly guzzle Champagne in the kitchen.   Yippee! So, how do you keep everyone happy? For once, the answer really is Champagne. Well, Champagne, Cremant and sparkling […]