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For wine drinkers, access to knowledgeable professionals and in-person tastings has been limited by the pandemic, but it has not. Exploring new varieties from home ordering online can be costly, time consuming and ultimately frustrating when a bottle arrives and is definitely not what you expected.
But not with Bright Cellars. it’s a wine club that identifies the type of wine you might love and sends it to you directly. Currently, you can sign up for a 50 percent subscription to the first Bright Cellars box of six bottles, worth $ 45.
Using the results of a flavor profile quiz, Bright Cellars predicts which bottles are your best match. The focus in everything is on taste, not labels. The team behind the brand works for , to make it accessible to anyone using the expert knowledge of their in-house sommelier and an algorithm that couples members with wines according to their unique preferences. Its sommelier sources bottles from around the world, including Spain, Portugal, Australia and South Africa, among other countries.
Along with paying particular attention to beverages paired with the tastes they like, Bright Cellars provides wine education in every box, detailing things like the region of each wine, tasting notes, serving temperatures, food combinations, and other fun facts that transform your box from a few bottles into an in-depth tasting experience. The longer you are a member, the better Bright Cellars learns your flavor profile (thanks to the ratings you enter for each bottle) and the better you understand the world of wine, what to look for in your ideal glass, and how to order it. a restaurant even when you are not familiar with the producer. Bright Cellars members also have access to exclusive premium options such as biodynamic, sustainable and sparkling wines at discounted prices.
How does it work, exactly? After completing the palate quiz, you will be shown a list of wines along with a brief description and a visual breakdown of their flavor profiles. You can further customize your wine box by changing the number of reds and whites – always packed horizontally to maintain their taste – and you can skip future shipments whenever you want. For all questions or adjustments to your order, there is an expert customer service with trained concierges at the sommelier who can help with any part of the order process and offer pairing / tasting suggestions.
To help you have the best experience possible and encourage you to try new styles, Bright Cellars works with you to adjust your flavor profile and provide a replacement bottle in case you find that one on your shipment wasn’t really the other. .