See What Makes Uncorked Ventures Different, Unique and I Hope, Better


Uncorked Ventures offers their diamonds found in the rough straight to consumers through their wine clubs. You may be surprised, but a lot of wine importers and retailers never do more than place a phone call or send an email to winemakers before purchasing their bottles, having face-to-face encounters only with their customers. That can lead to run-of-the-mill wines filling real or virtual store shelves, and how are we to know the difference?

Rebecca Gomez Farrell

....go treasure-hunting into California, Oregon and Washington wine country to bring you the very best wines that few people have ever heard of. Building relationships with the winemakers and vineyard proprietors....

Michelle Williams

.....the whole point behind a wine club is not having to drive to the store and figure out what you want. The wines they offer are of high quality, making this club a no-brainer if you fancy wines from the West Coast.

Katie Bell (Forbes)


Petite Sirah-it’s an interesting beast to be sure.  This isn’t the tannic monster that it can be at times.  Here’s some more information on Concannon Vineyard and their Petite Sirah from the San Francisco Bay AVA Video Transcription: Hi guys, Mark Aselstine with Uncorked Ventures. I’ll hold this up so you can get a good […]
Merlot was going to be “the thing” in Washington.  Much like Napa Valley though, it didn’t take as much as it did in Bordeaux.  Here’s some information on Merlot in the state of Washington, as well as, this specific review for the Columbia Winery 2014 Merlot-which for me, was a miss. Video Transcription: Hi guys. […]
Sign of the times to be sure. A Washington Merlot, that’s made in Paso Robles.  There’s a few reasons to think this is hardly the end of this trend.  In fact, I expect we’ll see an increasing amount of this type of stuff. Video Transcription: Mark Aselstine with Uncorked Ventures. I’m going to hold this […]
1850 Zinfandel Amador County 2014 Zinfandel is considered by many people, California’s native son grape.  That’s an interesting concept for a few reasons. First and foremost, the grape is thought of as native to California because of spots in the Sierra Foothills, that heady region as the Bay Area slowly morphs into Sacramento and the […]