When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
The Alcohol-Free Shop
Headers: Eat, Drink, Live, Give
Pregnant? On medication? Or just don't want to drink alcohol? Here you will find a wide range of alcohol-free products including wines and beers, non-alcoholic drinks, health and beauty products, chocolates and snacks. Plus a selection of gifts, such as organic alcohol free wine hampers, for your alcohol-free friends. The Alcohol-Free Shop is owned by Padimax Limited of Kearsley Road, Manchester.
Delivery to UK mainland only.
Headers: Rare Wine Cellar, Primeurs, Spirits, Gifts, Auctions, Paradise, The Magazine, Corporate, Wine Accessories, Wine Subscription
Excelent range of wines from all over the world from one of Europe's leading indepentdent wine merchants with a choice of over 3000 wines. There are also many articles on wine from how to set up your own wine cellar to a guide to winemakers of the world. ChateauOnline is based in Paris.
European Delivery Available
Headers: Armagnac and Cognac, Champagne, Spirits and Liqueurs, Whisky, Wine, Fine Wine
Drinkon offers a large range of quality wines and spirits, including a very choice of everyday wines from countries worldwide as well as fine wines from France and Italy. If you are looking for a good malt whisky or great brandy, there is an excellent range here. Drinkon is based in St Andrews, Fife.
• Free Delivery on orders >£60
Isle of Arran Brewery
Headers: Arran Beer, Hampers, Gifts, The Brewery, Visitor Centre, Wholesale
Most people are familiar with the Arran range of beers and now you can get it direct from the brewery itself. In addition to bottled beer, you can also get beer in a box and there is a range of hampers available that would cheer the heart of any beer lover, plus a selection of Arran merchandise. The website itself is extremely attractive and easy to navigate. To find out the shipping costs, simply add the item to the shopping basket and click "estimate shipping charges". If you find yourself on the Isle of Arran, you can visit the Brewery at Cladach, Brodick.
Headers: Alcoholic Miniatures, Wedding Favours, Gift Certificates
Leading supplier of retail and wholesale alcoholic miniatures. You can buy whisky, brandy, vodka, rum, gin, liqueurs and many other alcoholic miniatures and gifts, including personalised miniatures.Just Miniatures, Unit 7, Byford Court, Lady Lane Industrial Estate, Hadleigh, Suffolk, IP7 6RD.
• International Delivery Available - Anywhere within the EU
Headers: Mixed Cases, Red Wine, White Wine, Rose Wine, Champagne & Sparkling, Port, Sherry & Fortified, gifts
Laithwaites is a wine specialist and has a huge variety of wines, from everyday to fine and rare wines, on the website from countries all over the world. Each wine carries a picture and a description. You can search by type, country, price, food match or grape variety. Confident of the quality of the wine, Laithwaites offers a money back taste guarantee plus the site is rich in information about wine. Laithwaites is supplied by Direct Wines Ltd of Reading.
Lagers, Champagnes, Spirits, Alcopops, Wines, Stouts &Ales, Ciders, Soft drinks, Corporate.
Somewhat slow loading but a good selection of drinks. Generally have to buy 24 cans or bottles at a time. Next day deliveries will be made between 08:30 and 17:30. You don't have to sign for the delivery, so if you're not going to be in between 08:30 and 17:30, you can simply add detailed instructions on where the parcel/s can be safely left, such as "leave with neighbour at No. 54" or "Please leave in garden shed behind house".
Headers: Art, Crafts, Food & Drink, Home & Garden, Jewellery & Watches, Music, Sport, Tradition, Scottish Houses, Custom Engraving
As the name might suggest, the products on the site are uniquely Scottish, from stunning photographs and art prints, knitwear, leatherwork and textiles, gourmet food and whisky, to stylish home accessories, all made and designed in Scotland. You can even buy the designs for a house based on the Scottish blackhouse and longhouse. Naturally, there is a Lewis Chess set, handcrafted on the Isle of Harris. Scottish Quality is based in the Isle of Skye.
• Special Features: 30 day returns policy
Headers: Champagne Gifts, Wine Gifts, Other Drink Gifts, Hampers, Helium Balloons
If you like champagne, then you will like this site. Enjoy browsing through their selection of over 250 Champagne gifts - plus they also offer a very range of other wine and spirits gifts.
• Free Delivery
You can buy cases of red, white, champagne and sparkling wine or mixed cases from Tesco. Prices range from around £3.00 per bottle to over £100 per bottle. You also get clubcard points on all orders. In addition, Tesco also have a useful wine guide if you are not sure what to buy.
• Free Delivery on orders >£99
Vintage Wine Gifts
Headers: Vintage Wine, Champagne, Port, Spirits, Accessories
Single bottles of top quality vintage wine, port, whisky, armagnac and champagne direct, next day, to your home or office. All bottles are gift packaged with a gift message and tasting and storage notes and come with a no quibble refund policy and a price promise guarantee. You can search by price, year, region and drink. Some interesting wine maps and charts showing which years were vintage etc.
Headers: Your recommendations, Your favourites, Mixed cases, Browse, Wine plans, Gifts, Bin end cases, Wine Wizard.
Virgin wine have some bold promises on their site. "If we recommend a wine and you don't like it, you don't pay." They claim! and there is more! ... "If you work and are not at home during the day, don't worry - our couriers will find a safe place to leave your wine and we'll replace it if it gets nicked."
Headers: Gifts/Membership, Wines, Events, Merchandise
With WineShare you can rent a share of one of their award winning vineyards in France. You can then buy the wines at the cost of production, collecting them at your vineyard itself, their warehouse in Calais, or they can deliver by post in 14 days. You can visit your vineyard, take part in the harvesting of the grapes, (drink the young wine straight from the vats) and join other like-minded enthusiasts for the many social events they organise in the UK and in France.