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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

Is it all over for traditional food and wine pairing?

Everyone knows that red wine goes with steak, and white with fish. These are the traditional food and wine matching rules that have been around for decades. However, Master of Wine Tim Hanni says that pairing of food and wine in this way is “pseudo-science”. The American wine expert says: “A perfect wine pairing doesn’t […]

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How will climate change affect the wine industry?

Wine has always been connected with environment, location and climate. Grapes harvested in different regions have different depths of flavour. Even grapes from the same vineyard can differ every season, depending on the weather. Given that, it’s not surprising that the vast differences in weather patterns we are experiencing around the world thanks to climate […]

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What exactly is oaked wine?

If you’re a lover of wine, then the chances are you have heard about ‘oaked’ wine. But do you know what it means and how it affects the wine you choose to buy? Oak barrels have been used for centuries to store wine, but it’s only much more recently that winemakers have started to understand […]

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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.