New Wines

Every time we release a new List or offer, there’s a whole raft of new wines added to our selection for you to enjoy. Some are brand new discoveries from our buyers, others are new vintages or cuvées from tried-and-tested favourites, covering a wide range of prices and styles. We recommend revisiting this page often to see what’s new.

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The Society's English Lager (3.8%, 330ml)

NEW A crisp, refreshing craft lager, made by Braybrooke Brewery in Market Harborough. This 'mini-Pilsner' is inspired by classic Czech lagers, made using German hops, on a Hungarian brew kit, by an Italian brewer. For us, More >

£2.25
Bottle

£54
Case of 24
In Stock
Product Code
BE1911
Alcohol Level
3.8%
Reviews (3) >

Incanto Merlot-Nero d'Avola Terre Siciliane 2018

NEW This fruity Sicilian wine is made predominantly from fresh-tasting merlot to which a proportion of nero d'Avola made from air-dried sweetened grapes is added, giving a touch of extra richness. More >

£6.50
Bottle
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£39
Case of 6
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In Stock
Product Code
IT27161
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (9) >

The Society's Hungarian White 2018

NEW Crisp, fresh and perfumed white, which is a perfect introduction to the wonderful and often overlooked wines of Hungary. Embodying the herb and spice aromas which Hungary is known for, with plenty of bright white fruit More >

£6.75
Bottle

£40.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
HU1401
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Reviews (4) >

SoBo New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc 2018

NEW Crisp, dry and deliciously easy-going, this is a fresh, citrusy and passionfruit-scented Kiwi sauvignon that offers fair-weather drinking par excellence. Delicious to drink on its own but the ripe but herbaceous fruit More >

£7.25
Bottle

£43.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
NZ11141
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Sauvignon Blanc
Reviews (2) >

Domaine des Joséphins Beaujolais 2018

NEW A new wine from a small domaine which in 2018 made benchmark, juicy, accessible Beaujolais for early drinking (and that doesn't mean for breakfast!). Soft, rounded and appealing. More >

£7.50
Bottle

£90
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BJ7951
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Gamay

Château Le Bédat, Bordeaux 2018

NEW Juicy, plump merlot fruit and soft tannins combine in a very appealing, friendly claret for young drinking. Bags of charm. More >

£7.50
Bottle

£90
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
CB5681
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Merlot
Reviews (6) >

Domaine du Tariquet, Marselan Rosé, IGP Côtes de Gascogne 2018

NEW We're thrilled to add, if for a short time only, this gorgeous, ripe, round-tasting and fruity addition to our rosé range. It's made from the marselan grape, a rather clever crossing between cabernet sauvignon and More >

£7.95
Bottle

£47.50
Case of 6
Out of stock
Alternative Available >
Product Code
FC36931
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Marselan

Señorío de Sarría Viñedo Sotés Crianza, Navarra 2015

NEW A full, deep blend of cabernet, garnacha and graciano, this rich Spanish red has a touch of smoke and spice from 12 months in American oak, which supports the generous cassis fruit beautifully. More >

£8.25
Bottle

£49.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SP14841
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Sauvignon

Côtes-du-Rhône Blanc, Domaine Jaume 2018

NEW A fresh and fruity white Rhône made from grapes grown in Vinsobres. The little touch of viognier adds a hint of apricot to the flavour. Marsanne, roussanne and grenache add body, and clairette adds freshness. More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
RH53671
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Clairette

Cahors, Château de Hauterive 2016

NEW The Filhol family have farmed this part of Vire-sur-Lot for generations and have well-exposed vines on gravel beds above the Lot River. Mostly malbec and a little merlot combine in this lovely, fruity and supple red More >

£8.50
Bottle

£102
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC36841
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Malbec / Cot

Côtes de Provence Rosé, Château Riotor 2018

NEW Riotor is in the middle of the Massif des Maures, inland from Saint-Tropez and is under the same ownership as Mont-Redon in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. This is a full-bodied, dry rosé with hints of redcurrant and citrus. A More >

£9.25
Bottle
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£111
Case of 12
Save £15
In Stock
Product Code
FC36881
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Cinsault

Tariquet Côté Chardonnay-Sauvignon, Côtes de Gascogne 2018

NEW The two best-known white grape varieties come together to make a refreshing, light and fruity white from Gascony in the south-west of France. Versatile enough to go with multiple dishes or to enjoy on its own. More >

£9.25
Bottle

£55.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
FC37001
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
11.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
Reviews (3) >

Loud & Proud Mavrud, Villa Melnik 2017

NEW With a name inspired by Militza Zikatanova, the adrenaline-junkie, daredevil daughter of Nikola the owner of Villa Melnik, this is a full-bodied red, with black-forest fruit and a hint of pepper. It offers soft tannins, More >

£9.25
Bottle

£55.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
BG341
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Mavrud

Ventoux Rosé, Terrasses, Château Pesquié 2018

NEW Gorgeous salmon-pink rosé from the slopes of the Ventoux, with lovely red-berriy flavours and just a touch of tangerine. Drink on its own or with food. More >

£9.50
Bottle
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£114
Case of 12
Save £12
In Stock
Product Code
RH53601
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (1) >

Modus Vivendi Treixadura Albariño Loureira, Ribeiro 2018

NEW This delicate Spanish white from grapes grown in Ribeiro in north west Spain is gentle, fruity, soft and easy drinking. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£57
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SP14851
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Teixadura
Reviews (1) >

Duché d'Uzès, Amanlie, Domaine Camp Galhan 2017

NEW A delightful viognier-dominated blend and a new find from the eastern edge of the Cévennes. Delicately peachy and refreshing. More >

£9.50
Bottle

£57
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
RH53361
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Viognier
Reviews (5) >

Viognier Grès du Trias, Coteaux de l'Ardèche, Vignerons Ardéchois 2018

NEW This is a lovely, deeply expressive viognier grown on sandstone soils in the southern Ardèche. Fragrant and full-bodied, it would be perfect with crayfish or a chicken korma. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
RH53591
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Viognier
Reviews (1) >

Anna's Way Nelson Grüner Veltliner 2018

NEW This Austrian grape is gaining ground in cooler sites on the other side of the world in New Zealand. Hailing from the coastal Nelson region on the northern tip of the South Island, this offers a bright peach and More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
NZ11071
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Gruner Veltliner

Capçanes Mas Collet, Montsant 2017

NEW A complex, spicy Spanish red from near equal parts garnacha, carignan, cabernet and tempranillo. Medium-bodied with hints of cherries, wild herbs and soft, smooth texture. More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SP14951
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah

Bodegas Murua Aclys Crianza, Rioja 2015

NEW An elegant and silky Spanish red, with plush red-fruit flavours, perfectly enhanced by a touch of smoky oak. Murua own some of Rioja's finest vineyards yet remain relatively unknown here in the UK. Given the quality on More >

£9.95
Bottle

£119
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
SP14831
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Tempranillo
Reviews (3) >

Vasco and The Explorers Verdelho, Western Cape 2018

NEW Being in the right place at the right time allowed us to pick up this exclusive South African parcel. It’s made by Nederburg’s award-winning winemaking team and was too small to merit one of their stand-alone bottlings More >

£9.95
Bottle

£59.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SA14161
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Verdelho
Reviews (1) >

Cálem White & Dry Port

NEW From one of the historic names of the Port trade, celebrating its 160th anniversary this year, this is the perfect base for a summer Portonic, and bright and light enough to enjoy chilled on its own too. More >

£10.50
Bottle
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£63
Case of 6
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In Stock
Product Code
PN241
Product Type
Port
Style
5 (of 9): Medium sweet
Alcohol Level
19.5%

Alsace Pinot Noir, Joseph Cattin 2018

NEW A simple pleasure from Alsace, this charming pinot noir offers the plump ripe fruit of this generous vintage. More >

£10.50
Bottle

£63
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
AL14651
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Medium Bodied
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Noir
Reviews (3) >

Weissburgunder, Weingut Jülg 2017

NEW A deliciously fruity, dry pinot blanc in a fresh and direct style. Perfect as an aperitif or with food. Though a German wine, the grapes are all grown across the border in Alsace thanks to a delightful post-war anomaly More >

£10.95
Bottle

£131
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE11821
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Pinot Blanc
Reviews (1) >

Côtes de Provence Rosé, Château Barbanau 2018

NEW Fresh tasting, herby rosé that's light, delicate and bone-dry. From vineyards grown at over 1,000 feet behind the coast. Perfect summer pink. More >

£10.95
Bottle

£131
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC36991
Product Type
Rose Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Cinsault

Savoie-Chignin Vieilles Vignes, Domaine A&M Quenard 2018

NEW Flinty, dry white from Savoie that's as light and as refreshing as an Alpine stream. Serve chilled on its own or with a dash of cassis. More >

£10.95
Bottle

£131
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
JU1361
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
11.5%
Dominant Grape
Jacquere
Reviews (5) >

Castel Serranova, Salento, Vallone 2015

NEW Rich, fruity red from one of the loveliest southern Italian estates. It is made from late-harvested sweet-tasting negroamaro, blended with the local sususumaniello grape, a magically good blend. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£69
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
IT26561
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Negroamaro

Ventoux Blanc Terrasses, Château Pesquié 2018

NEW Full-flavoured white Rhône with viognier making nearly half the blend. Succulent and citrusy with a hint of tropical fruit, enjoy on its own or with appetisers. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£138
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
RH53631
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Viognier

Viognier, Grignan-les-Adhémar, Domaine de Montine 2018

NEW Creamy, full-flavoured Rhône viognier with peach and exotic guava flavours. Very ripe and full-flavoured, and perfect with fish or duck pâté. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£138
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
RH53681
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Viognier
Reviews (1) >

El Pacto Crianza, Rioja 2016

NEW A stylish and rich red which manages to balance modern Rioja winemaking (using French oak) with the smoothness of the traditional style. The result is a creamy, full-bodied and spicy red which is a joy to drink. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£69
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SP14581
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Tempranillo

Gnarly Head Lodi Old-Vine Zinfandel 2017

NEW This old-vine California zinfandel has a vibrant nose of dried cherries and stewed plum. Soft tannins support a rich core of ripe berry fruit with a liquorice and vanilla spice developing on the finish. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£138
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
US8501
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Zinfandel

Mas Champart, Vin de Pays d'Oc 2017

NEW A magical cuvée of cabernet franc, dark, full-bodied and with the flavours of raspberry and loganberry to the fore. One of the hidden secrets of the Languedoc. More >

£11.50
Bottle

£138
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC36971
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Cabernet Franc

Saint-Chinian Côte d'Arbo, Mas Champart 2017

NEW A ripe tasting and full-flavoured Languedoc red and consistently one of the best examples from Saint-Chinian. Full of gorgeous dark berry fruit and spice with plenty of character to underpin it all. More >

£11.95
Bottle

£143
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC36951
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (3) >

Riesling Trocken, Künstler 2017

NEW Germany's Hochheimer rieslings were favourites of the Victorians, who called them ‘Hocks’. This modern incarnation is full-flavoured, spicy and has lots of character. Very much a food wine to be savoured with pork or More >

£12.50
Bottle
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£75
Case of 6
Save £8.50
In Stock
Product Code
GE11691
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Riesling
Reviews (2) >

Forster Riesling, Heinrich Spindler 2017

NEW Gorgeous, dry, fruity German riesling with a touch of citrus. This tastes both ripe and refreshing. Forst is one of the top villages in the Palatinate, and a delight to wander along its cobbled main street. More >

£12.95
Bottle

£155
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE12171
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Riesling

Ungstein, Scheurebe Spätlese, Pfeffingen 2017

NEW Related to riesling, scheurebe produces a wine that is full of exotic-tasting fruit such as this passion fruit-tinged gem. This German gem is tangy, quite sweet and excellent drunk on its own or with a fruit salad. More >

£13.50
Bottle

£162
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE11511
Product Type
White Wine
Style
5 (of 9): Medium sweet
Alcohol Level
11.0%
Dominant Grape
Scheurebe
Reviews (1) >

Corbières Grande Cuvée, Castelmaure 2015

NEW From one of the best co-ops in the business, this is sourced from the Fitou end of Corbières, close to Roussillon. Intense in colour, super-generous, rich and deeply expressive wine, this is especially rich in the 2015 More >

£13.50
Bottle

£81
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
FC36281
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Carignan Grenache
Reviews (5) >

Rasteau, Chapoutier 2017

NEW Very rich, full-bodied southern Rhône blend of grenache and syrah. Ripe blackberry, fig and spice. On the button! More >

£13.95
Bottle

£83.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
RH51461
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah
Reviews (1) >

Nebbiolo d'Alba Vigna Valmaggiore, Cantina del Nebbiolo 2016

NEW From an outstanding nebbiolo vineyard and great vintage in this part of Italy, this is not to be missed. The 2013 tasted perfect in 2018 so this will age well, but has all the breadth, aroma and balance you could hope More >

£13.95
Bottle

£83.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
IT26611
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Nebbiolo
Reviews (4) >

Crémant de Savoie Extra Brut André & Michel Quenard

NEW Bone-dry, featherlight sparkler from the French Alps. Made from the local jacquère grape variety with a second fermentation in bottle to produce a crisp, flinty and refreshing fizz. More >

£14.50
Bottle

£87
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
SG2581
Product Type
Sparkling Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.0%
Dominant Grape
Jacquere

Patrimonio Blanc, Clos Alivu 2017

NEW Stylish, full-flavoured, creamy vermentino from Patrimonio in northern Corsica. Try with squid. More >

£14.50
Bottle

£174
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
FC34891
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Vermentino

Mas Gabriel Blanc, Pays de l'Hérault 2018

NEW Peter and Deborah Core are living their dream of owning a small vineyard in the south of France, and the wines are brilliant. This lovely, herby dry Languedoc white is a case in point: full of character and flavour, More >

£14.50
Bottle

£87
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
FC36861
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Carignan
Reviews (3) >

Szolo Tempo Tokaj Furmint 2017

NEW Tímea Éless is the woman behind this tiny-production, minimal-intervention winery, which was inherited from her grandfather in Hungary's Tokaj region. This furmint is dry, complex and pure with spicy orchard-fruit More >

£14.95
Bottle

£89.50
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
HU1361
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
13.5%
Dominant Grape
Furmint

Haardt Muskateller, Müller-Catoir 2017

NEW Featherlight, grapy white from the Pfalz region. Bone-dry and lighter than its Alsace equivalent, serve it chilled for a summery refreshing glass or with dim sum. Drink this year and next. More >

£15
Bottle
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£180
Case of 12
Save £24
In Stock
Product Code
GE11741
Product Type
White Wine
Style
1 (of 9): Bone dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Muscat

Coteaux du Languedoc Clos des Lièvres, Mas Gabriel 2016

NEW 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
In Stock
Product Code
FC36851
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.5%
Dominant Grape
Grenache Syrah

Joseph Burrier, Viré-Clessé Quintaine 2016

NEW Rich, gentle white Burgundy with a natural concentration coming from 1.5ha of vines principally planted in the 1930s and 1940s now managed by Frédéric Burrier. More >

£16
Bottle

£192
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BU66881
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay

Château de Beauregard, Saint-Véran En Faux 2016

NEW This delicious barrel-fermented Saint-Véran from the southerly commune of Chasselas would put many a Pouilly-Fuissé to shame. Fans of classic white Burgundy will love its ripe, melony fruit, suffused with an appley More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
BU66841
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
13.0%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay

Oberemmeler Hütte Riesling Kabinett, von Hövel 2017

NEW Max von Kunow represents both the new generation at this great German estate and an exhilarating new force in the Saar region. His signature wine comes from the top vineyard in the village of Oberemmel and offers floral More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
GE12211
Product Type
White Wine
Style
3 (of 9): Dry, rich
Alcohol Level
7.5%
Dominant Grape
Riesling
Reviews (1) >

Gomez Cruzado Reserva, Rioja 2012

NEW A century-old bodega in Haro ? which is going through an exciting resurgence under new ownership ? makes this proper, traditional-style reserva Rioja. The wine is aged in barrel and then in bottle until leathery, fleshy More >

£17
Bottle

£204
Case of 12
In Stock
Product Code
SP14791
Product Type
Red Wine
Style
Full Bodied
Alcohol Level
14.0%
Dominant Grape
Tempranillo

Domaine Sylvain Pataille, Bourgogne Blanc Méchalots 2016

NEW With good structure and concentration for a Bourgogne, this wine was matured in 500-litre and 300-litre barrels producing a wine with fresh and fine flavour. The quality is exceptional. More >

£18
Bottle

£108
Case of 6
In Stock
Product Code
BU69041
Product Type
White Wine
Style
2 (of 9): Dry
Alcohol Level
12.5%
Dominant Grape
Chardonnay
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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.

 

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