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Ideal Wine Company are buyers and sellers of luxury drinks from around the world, based in Knightsbridge, London. Whether you want to buy your luxury drinks for collecting or drinking we can cater to meet your needs.

Ideal Wine Company also sells luxury drinks for special occasions and offer a home delivery service or bonded warehouse delivery. For interesting wine and luxury drink news check out the Ideal Wine Company blog.

Recent Posts

How do tannins affect the flavour of wine?

Some types of red wine make your mouth feel ‘dry’ when you drink them. New research into why this happens finds out why tannins affect the flavour of different wine types. The character and quantity of red wine tannins are often affected by different factors. These include how thick the grape skin is, the climate […]

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Delicious Greek wines ideal for summer time

While some wine lovers like to match their bottle with food, others like to match with the season. As we transition into summer, it’s time to seek out some wines to enjoy in the warmer weather. And one way is to turn to regions that are used to basking in the sun. Greek wines might […]

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The best South African wines available in the UK

There are so many excellent South African wines to choose from. Whether you prefer a deep, dark Shiraz or a chilled Sauvignon Blanc, you should make sure you try plenty from the wide range available. South African wines have been made since the 17th century, but it took rather longer for the rest of the […]

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Drinking wine can be a wonderful experience. Perhaps the most important thing to bear in mind when drinking fine wine is that it’s a living thing that changes over time. The best wines usually go through several phases and reveal their true nature with age.

See that you have appropriately prepped your wine so that it is the proper temperature for drinking. There are varying opinions for what the temperature should be but as a rule of thumb: if it is white, chill the bottle for a few hours before drinking, if it is red serve at room temperature.

At Ideal Wine Company we can arrange delivery of your wine straight to your doorstep. Please see Delivery info on our main website for time and pricing.

Please note that VAT will be included in the price of wine delivered to UK addresses. In addition to this home deliveries outside the UK may include import duty and delivery charges may vary. For further information please call 0203 409 9160 or e-mail Info@idealwinecompany.com.

When buying wine from you, we will endeavour to make the process as easy and effective as we can. We believe a good wine merchant offers a good quality product at a fair price. We encourage our customers to store their wine in their own personal bonded warehouse account and to research the product, price and company that they deal with.

We aim to be available for our customers at hours suitable for them.