Full Fine Wine Range

The fine wine range includes interesting parcels of rare wines from all over the world, and classics from both the old and new worlds, some for laying down and others ready to uncork and enjoy right now. Every fine wine comes with a recommended drinking window and a tasting note from our buyers.

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The Society's Exhibition Victoria Shiraz 2017

World-class shiraz at a world-beating price. Made for us at Mount Langi, from small parcels of estate-grown grapes, this vibrant shiraz is a silk-clad delight of black fruits, spiced with black pepper and wonderfully More >

£14.95
Bottle

£89.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
AU21781A
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Syrah / Shiraz
Reviews (15) >

Langhe Nebbiolo, Rizzi 2017

A perfumed ‘baby Barolo’ from one of Italy’s great names, with fine cherry fruit and spice-laden sophistication. It was on retasting at the end of the 2020 Wine Champions tasting session that this wine really showed us More >

£14.95
Bottle

£179
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
IT28371
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Nebbiolo
Reviews (9) >

Fitou, Domaine Jones 2017

Full-bodied, ripe, plummy, figgy and rich-tasting southern French red from from the Languedoc-Roussillon. A heart-warming pairing with a comforting beef stew or spicy chilli con carne. More >

£15.50
Bottle

£93
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
FC37641
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Carignan Grenache
Reviews (2) >

Domaine Jean-Marc Burgaud, Morgon Côte du Py 2018

The hallmark intensity and elegance of the Côte du Py vineyard expresses itself perfectly in the 2018. Notes of dark fruit and brambles with beautifully balanced fruit. Will age well. More >

£15.50
Bottle

£186
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BJ8291
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Gamay
Reviews (1) >

Domaine Dominique Piron, Morgon Côte du Py 2018

A wine that will gradually express its full character as it ages, this is model of restraint with well-balanced medium-weight, perfumed fruit. Classy Morgon from the appellation's top vineyard. More >

£15.50
Bottle

£186
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BJ8331
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Gamay
Reviews (6) >

The Society's Exhibition Alsace Gewurztraminer 2015

Predominantly from the grand cru vineyard Sporen and in a rich and powerful vintage, this is a generous, creamy gewurz, lifted by hints of citrus peel on the finish. The Hugel estate is one of the best-known houses in More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
AL14581
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Gewurztraminer
Reviews (4) >

Pinot Noir Réserve, Trimbach 2018

Picked in early September to retain its sweet berry fruit and violet aromas, this Alsace red is especially charming in 2018, plump on the palate and refreshing on the finish. More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
AL15531
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (1) >

Domaine Saint-Denis, Mâcon-Chardonnay 2015

NEW Despite its natural concentration, this excellent unoaked white Burgundy from Mâcon is characterised by a fresh and lemony nose and palate. More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
BU64191
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay

Joseph Burrier, Viré-Clessé Quintaine 2017

Rich, gentle white Burgundy with a natural concentration coming from 1.5ha of vines principally planted in the 1930s, 1945, 1947 and a little in the 1980s and now managed by Frédéric Burrier. A third tank and two-thirds More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BU69541
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (7) >

Ignacio Recabarren Casablanca Pinot Noir 2019

Wonderfully intense and perfumed Chilean pinot with exquisite silky palate. Made from a mature vineyard in one of the coolest parts of the Casablanca valley by master winemaker Ignacio Recabarren. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
CE11011
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (2) >

Half bottle of Champagne Boizel Brut Réserve NV

Evelyne Boizel is the fifth generation of her family to run this Champagne house in the heart of Epernay. Her husband Christophe Roque makes the wine. The blend, from as many as 50 different vineyards and including many More >

£16
Half Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
CH462
Product Type
Champagne
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir Meunier Chardonnay

Limoux Blanc, Domaine de Mouscaillo 2017

From a remarkable vineyard, high up in the hills above Limoux, which is windswept and barren but where chardonnay grows well, producing a wine with Burgundian finesse. This is very fine, steely even, with the depth and More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC37671
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (2) >

Pinot Noir, Haute Vallée de l'Aude, Domaine de Mouscaillo 2017

A delicate and fragrant southern French pinot noir from a desolate spot, high above the Aude Valley, swept by Pyrenean breezes. Delicious cherry flavours and a touch of spice lead into a well-rounded and satisfying More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC37681
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir

Coteaux du Languedoc Clos des Lièvres, Mas Gabriel 2016

Lovely syrah-based red from near Pézenas where there is volcanic soil nearby, always good for growing grapes. Syrah and grenache create here a ripe-tasting, fruity southern French red with plenty of charaecter and More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
FC36851
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah

Patrimonio Rosé, Clos Alivu 2019

Gorgeous, round-tasting and smartly presented rosé from the northern end of Corsica. Lovely on its own or with a prawn salad. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC39061
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Sangiovese

Brauneberger Juffer Riesling Kabinett, Schloss Lieser 2018

Just as in 2017, Thomas Haag is a stand-out producer here. This fine German riesling is all peach and yellow plums with a touch of sweetness and cleansing acidity. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE12931
Product Type
White Wine
Style
4 (of 9): Medium/off dry
Alcohol Level
8.5%
Dominant Grape
Riesling
Reviews (2) >

Carignan, Pays d'Aude, Domaine La Tasque 2015

Juliet Bruce-Jones MW bought many lovely wines in her time as buyer for The Wine Society. Now she is making her own down in the Minervois. This 2015 is made from very ripe carignan and is full-bodied and rich - the More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
FC34401
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Very Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
15.0%
Dominant Grape
Carignan

Domaine du Tariquet, Dernières Grives, Côtes de Gascogne 2016

Sweet, late-harvested wine from the petit manseng grape. This is golden, honeyed with a touch of tropical-fruit flavours and delightfully fresh. Perfect with fruity salads and tarts, or even a crème brûlée perhaps. More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
FC35931
Product Type
White Wine
Style
7 (of 9): Dessert sweetness
Alcohol Level
11.5%
Dominant Grape
Manseng
Reviews (1) >

Podere Luigi Einaudi Langhe Nebbiolo 2018

These grapes come from five hectares of Barbaresco vineyards and have seven months in large old oak to soften the wine before release. Bright cherry and spice flavours make this a lovely introduction to a great Italian More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
IT29161
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Nebbiolo

Somlói Juhfark, Kolonics 2018

Juhfark is a grape native to Hungary and this example has richness and a generous, full and dry palate whilst maintaining fresh acidity. A charming and pure wine with flavours of apple, straw, apricot and a More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
HU1481
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Reviews (9) >

The Society's Exhibition Pouilly-Fumé 2017

Bottled for us towards the end of last year by Sophie Landrat-Guyollot, who gives her wines longer ageing on the fine lees for freshness, finesse and complexity. An exquisite example of Loire sauvignon blanc. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
LO14741
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc

Sancerre ‘Les Chailloux', François et Jean-Marie Cherrier 2018

There may be a new label for this Loire sauvignon blanc, but it is in very much in the same flinty fresh style, and this wine is given longer on its fine lees to bring more flavour and complexity. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
LO15481
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc
Reviews (4) >

The Society's Exhibition New Zealand Chardonnay 2018

A single-vineyard wine made exclusively for us from Kiwi chardonnay maestros Kumeu River. A delicious wine showing a touch of struck match and vanilla on the nose, with green apple and citrus peel coming through on the More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
NZ11131
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay

Crozes-Hermitage, Maison les Alexandrins Nicolas Perrin 2016

NEW This is the new name for what used to be known simply as Nicolas Perrin, and brings together fruit from many of Crozes-Hermitage’s top names in a dark-fruited deeply sensuous blend, with a lovely touch of graphite-like More >

£16
Bottle

£77.50
Case of 6
Save £18.50
In Stock
Product Code
RH48161
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Syrah / Shiraz
Reviews (1) >

Viognier, Collines Rhodaniennes, Domaine Cuilleron 2018

A lovely example of a caressingly round and richly flavoured viognier from the northern Rhône. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
Out of stock
Sold out
No Longer Available
Product Code
RH54711
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Viognier
Reviews (18) >

The Society's Exhibition Rioja Reserva 2013

Winner of a Silver medal at the 2019 Decanter World Wine Awards, this is a smooth, savoury and stylish reserva from La Rioja Alta. Graceful, mature and made from 100% tempranillo, it was aged traditionally in American More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
SP14931
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Tempranillo

Viña Zorzal Cuatro del Cuatro Graciano, Navarra 2016

NEW This is a top-class example of Spain's graciano grape, made from the fruit of a 40-year-old vineyard in Navarra, next door to Rioja. Fine, floral and full of vitality, named in tribute to Antonio Sanz (born on the 4th More >

£16
Bottle

£96
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SP15281
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Graciano
Reviews (9) >

Muga Reserva, Rioja 2016

The new 2016 of this popular and consistently brilliant reserva is powerful, dense and full-bodied. Just released, this will benefit from some patience or decant an hour or two before serving. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
SP15611
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Tempranillo
Reviews (1) >

Pisano Family Selection Grand Reserve Tannat 2017

Powerful and balanced tannat from the Pisano estate's best vineyards, matured for 14 months in oak barrels to soften the tannins and it is a lovely example of a Uruguayan tannat. Completely different from arid and More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
UR541
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Tannat

Pouilly-Fumé Mademoiselle de "T" du Château de Tracy 2019

An exquisite and beautifully presented new wine, made by the prestigious Château de Tracy exclusively from estate-grown fruit, replacing the Princes Ermites cuvée. A lovely expression of Loire sauvignon, ripe and More >

£16.50
Bottle

£198
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
LO16041
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc

Chianti Classico Terre di Cresci, Poggiotondo 2016

Beautifully tended grapes in the old Montefioralle estate have been made into delightfully balanced wine by Alberto Antonini, brightest of those who understands that good wine depends on a fine vineyard, properly More >

£16.50
Bottle

£99
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
IT28101
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Sangiovese

Ockfener Bockstein Riesling Kabinett, von Kesselstatt 2018

Light-as-air aperitif riesling that will nonetheless keep well. This displays abundant charm, an instantly appealing flowery bouquet and a fresh, appetising and balanced palate. More >

£16.50
Bottle

£198
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE12661
Product Type
White Wine
Style
4 (of 9): Medium/off dry
Alcohol Level
10.0%
Dominant Grape
Riesling
Reviews (1) >

Château de Beauregard, Saint-Véran Vernay 2016

From a cool vineyard, this bright and fresh white Burgundy was tank fermented to capture its crystalline freshness. More >

£16.50
Bottle

£198
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BU66861
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (1) >

Domaine Joseph Burrier Chiroubles Saint-Roch 2018

The high-altitude Saint-Roch vineyard produces its best wines in warm vintages like 2018. This is vibrant and attractive cru Beaujolais, which has retained a lovely floral aroma and flavour. Lovely pure fruit character. More >

£16.50
Bottle

£198
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BJ8161
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Gamay

Joseph Burrier Juliénas Beauvernay 2018

From a small, steeply sloping vineyard with a south-west exposure and a top grower, this is a full, rich Beaujolais with lovely, grainy tannins, and a particular success in 2018. Perfect with coq au vin or raclette. More >

£16.50
Bottle

£198
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BJ8171
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Gamay

Château de Beauregard, Fleurie Colonies de Rochegrès 2018

With deep colour and intense notes of red fruit on the nose, this has the perfume of Fleurie and the richness and body of Moulin-à-Vent. From a superb vineyard with some very old vines, bordering Moulin-à-Vent. Generous More >

£16.50
Bottle

£198
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BJ8181
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Gamay
Reviews (4) >

Zaha Marsanne 2018

Lovely aromas of greengages and orange zest abound in this classic Rhône variety, happily transplanted to Chacayes. Ripe and full on the palate, fresh and long on the finish, this is a delicious Argentine white. More >

£17
Bottle

£102
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
AR4111
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Marsanne

Susana Balbo Mandala Collection Gualtallary Malbec 2018

A delicious Argentine red courtesy of one of the country’s top winemakers and high-altitude vineyards in Gualtallary. The combination of the cool climate and traces of limestone in the poor, low vigour soils, produces More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
AR4251
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot
Reviews (1) >

Mendel Mendoza Malbec 2018

Consistently delicious Argentine red from a superb vintage, with pretty floral aromas and fine flavour. Mendel's wines have a certain European restraint about them that makes them an excellent match for food and they More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
AR4271
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot

Mendel Mendoza Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

Fine, cedary cabernet from Perdriel at about 950m altitude matured in barrels for a year. Mendel make quite European-style wines with firm fruit and a fresh finish, designed with food in mind. Decant 20 minutes before More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
AR4281
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Sauvignon
Reviews (13) >

Half bottle of Stanton and Killeen Rutherglen Muscat, 12 Years Old

For the third consecutive year this treacly Aussie treat soared from the glass and into our Championship line-up for 2020. Very sweet but never cloying, rich but finely balanced and full of deep, complex raisin flavours. More >

£17
Half Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
AU10522
Product Type
Other Fortified
Style
9 (of 9): Intensely sweet
Alcohol Level
18.0%
Dominant Grape
Muscat
Reviews (3) >

Château de Beauregard, Saint-Véran En Faux 2017

En Faux is positioned at the top of the slope at Chasselas, near the Mont de Pouilly at about 400m, where it is quite cool, but much sunnier than Vernay, with a south-westerly orientation. It ripens well, and 2017 was a More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BU69511
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay

Domaine Jérôme Fornerot, Bourgogne Hautes Côtes de Beaune 2018

This comes from a new Burgundy grower with good holdings in Saint-Aubin. This particular wine, however, is from just outside the border of the Saint-Aubin appellation, yet shares its stylistic virtues. Its pure and More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BU73951
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (1) >

Château Beaumont, Haut-Médoc 2012

A medium-bodied Beaumont with plenty of charm which will start to be ready for drinking relatively early. In the style of 2007 but better, we thought. 53% cabernet sauvignon, 47% merlot. More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
CM16791
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Merlot
Reviews (5) >

Undurraga TH Maule Garnacha-Cariñena-Monastrell 2015

Lovely Chilean blend of 69% garnacha for richness, 27% cariñena for freshness and 4% monastrell for grip. Matured for a year in 225-litre barrels, then another in foudres, this is a wine of controlled power, ripe yet More >

£17
Bottle

£102
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
CE10501
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Garnacha / Carignan / Mourvedre
Reviews (2) >

Koyle Cerro Basalto Cuartel G2 Carmenère 2017

From a cool spot for Chilean carmenère, this is a ripe yet fresh and eminently drinkable wine with aspects reminiscent of Saint-Emilion. The hillside site produces low yields so the wine is concentrated but not in a More >

£17
Bottle

£102
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
CE10531
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Carmenere
Reviews (2) >

The Society's Exhibition Alto Maipo Cabernet Sauvignon 2018

Cabernet sauvignon thrives in the Alto Maipo’s warm, alluvial, gravelly soils formed by the Maipo River. The climate is moderated by the high altitude and the cool nightime air that descends from the nearby Andes More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
CE10761
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Sauvignon

Maury Solera ‘1928' cask number 837 50cl

The founders of this co-operative laid down the base of this solera in 1928. In the past, these wines from the of Roussillon were used to beef up blends but with the market largely gone, we can help ourselves to these More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC37521
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
7 (of 9): Dessert sweetness
Alcohol Level
17.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache / Garnacha

Oberemmeler Hütte Riesling Kabinett, von Hövel 2018

Max Von Kunow represents a new generation ? and an exhilarating new force in Germany’s Saar region. Expect delicate floral notes with hints of blackcurrant and lovely freshness and with the concentration of this fine More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE12971
Product Type
White Wine
Style
4 (of 9): Medium/off dry
Alcohol Level
7.5%
Dominant Grape
Riesling

Coteaux d'Aix en Provence, Château Vignelaure 2012

A richly scented cabernet sauvignon-syrah blend from the south of France. There is blackcurrant and blackberry fruit with a touch of olive sprinkled with Provençal herbs, and the smooth tannins are the result of long More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC33101
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Shiraz
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4.4.3. How does The Wine Society use cookies?

The Wine Society does not accept advertising from third parties and therefore, as a rule, does not serve third-party cookies. Exceptions to this include performance/analytical cookies (see below), used anonymously to improve the way our website works, the provision of personalised recommendations, and occasions when we may team up with suppliers to offer special discounts on goods or services.

The Society uses technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site.

4.4.4. What type of cookies does The Wine Society use?

We use the following three types of cookies:

4.4.4.1. Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are required for the operation of our website, enabling you to move around the website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services like shopping baskets or e-billing cannot be provided. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Authentication Cookie and Anonymous Cookie
    These cookies remember that you are logged in to your account – without them, the website would repeatedly request your login details with each new page you visit during your time on our website. They are removed once your session has ended.
  • Session Cookie
    These cookies are used to remember who you are as you use our site: without them, the website would be unable to tell the difference between you and another Wine Society member and facilities such as your basket and the checkout process would therefore not be able to function. They too are removed once your session has ended.

4.4.4.2. Functionality & Targeting/Tracking Cookies
These cookies are used to recognise you when you return to our website and to provide enhanced features. This allows us to personalise our content for you. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Unique User Cookie
    This cookie is used to:
    • store your share number in order to identify that you have visited the website before. Without this cookie, we would be unable to tell whether you are a member or not.
    • record your visit to the website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We use this information to make our website, the content displayed on it and direct marketing communications we may send to you or contact you about more relevant to your interests.
    • This cookie expires after 13 months.
  • Peerius Cookies
    These third-party cookies are used to provide you with personalised recommendations based on your purchase and browsing history. They expire within 4 hours of your visit.

4.4.4.3. Performance/analytical cookies
These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don't collect information which identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how a website works. Under this heading, we currently use the following cookies:

  • Google Analytics Cookies
    These are third-party cookies to enable Google Analytics to monitor website traffic. All information is recorded anonymously. Using Google Analytics allows The Society to better understand how members use our site and monitor website traffic.

4.4.4.4. Authentication Cookie
In order for us to ensure that your data remains secure it is necessary for us to verify that your session is authentic (i.e. it has not been compromised by a malicious user). We do this by storing an otherwise meaningless unique ID in a cookie for the duration of your visit. No personal information can be gained from this cookie.

4.4.5. How do you turn cookies off?

All modern browsers allow you to modify your cookie settings so that all cookies, or those types which are not acceptable to you, are blocked. However, please note that this may affect the successful functioning of the site, particularly if you block all cookies, including essential cookies. For example, In Internet Explorer, go to the Tools Menu, then go to Internet Options, then go to Privacy. Here you can change the rules your browser uses to accept cookies. You can find out more in the public sources mentioned below.

4.4.6. Learn more about cookies

4.4.7. Changes to our cookie policy

Any changes we may make to our cookie policy in the future will be posted on the website and, where appropriate, notified to you by email. Please check back frequently to see any updates and changes to our cookie policy.