No longer do you have to settle for dodgy mass produced supermarket wine when you’re in a fix! Some of London’s finest independent wine shops, suppliers, and sommeliers are now on hand to deliver you the best wines in the world, right to your door. Here’s our pick of the bunch.
The boys at Top Cuvée were quick to turn their bistro / wine bar into a full fledged retain operation in lockdown. But even though TC is now open again, Shop Cuvée is here to stay, delivering the juiciest wines to your door – or to the park!
You won’t find everything under the sun here, but a small curated selection of what the team like to drink themselves – so all the good stuff. There’s some top natural wines on offer and they will deliver to you within the hour (12 – 6pm).
Oranj is a brand new delivery platform specialising in sommelier-curated cases for home delivery. Their first box is a partnership with Noble Rot sommelier Holly Willcocks, who has selected 5 bottles of wine from her favourite female winemakers.
Wines Under The Bonnet
Distributor Wines Under the Bonnet has its own shop in Forest Hill called 161 Food+Drink. And the good news is you can buy online too, with free delivery across south east London. There’s a small but tasty selection of bottles so it’s all about quality not quantity here.
Modal supply some of our favourite wines to some of our favourite restaurants – and now they are delivering direct to your house! Modal specialises in natural, small batch, distinctive wines from independent growers across Europe – all killer, no filler!
Ourglass Wines offer a very nifty subscription service, with boxes at £35, £75, or £120 per month. There’s a juicy selection of wines made by independent growers around the world, and each box comes with tasting notes and stories behind the bottles.