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Keep indie wines frosty with these tricks

The summer sun’s beating down as we speak. Here are a few wine chilling hacks to help you out in a pinch – follow these instructions, and you’ll stay cooler than a polar bear’s toes. 1. Glammed-up wine fridge A wine fridge in the kitchen? Makes sense. But a disguised wine fridge in the living room, […]

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5 wines partygoers love

Picking out wine for a party… it’s never easy! But don’t fret – read on for tips that’ll help you with any occasion you’ve got in store. 1. Sparkling You know the drill – you’re hosting dinner with friends when all of a sudden a big “CONGRATS!” fills the room! For any impromptu celebration, we recommend having a bottle of sparkling on […]

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Top 5 meals to pair with indie wines

Nakedwines.com winemakers contribute serving and pairing advice for every exclusive wine. Looking for dinner inspo? Check out these 5 popular food pairings – and meal-ready wines! If you’re not hungry for a case of delicious wines yet, just wait ’til you see the street tacos… 1. Shellfish, sea scallops and salmon Pair with: Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio and […]

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We heard you! An update about your wine ratings

You’ve given us millions of wine ratings – and a mountain of feedback on how we can make those ratings more useful (to wine drinkers AND winemakers). We took two big things into account: A wine can change year to year based on the growing conditions of the vintage When you are looking at scores […]

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Your 3rd Annual Winemaker of the Year

The competition results are in! Over 8,600 Angels flew to the polls to vote in the 3rd Annual Winemaker of the Year Competition. After an incredibly tight race, the final vote count is in — I’m sure you’re dying to know the winner, so I’ll cut to the chase… The award goes to… *drumroll* Stephen Millier, Winemaker of the Year   […]

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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 […]