Brian Carter Cellars

Brian Carter Cellars
March 7, 2019
Why Join a Wine Club!

When you visit a winery, chances are that you will also be getting a pitch about joining a winery wine club. Most wine clubs work the same way. Members of the wine club receive multiple shipments of wine per year adding up to a case or more of wine per year. Some wine clubs will offer different options. But, if you love their wines, enjoy the tasting room and friendly staff when you visit and find yourself always taking home a bottle or two each time you visit, orr you live out of town and want a regular supply of wine shipped to you with virtually no hassle.  Then you should join the winery’s wine club.

Benefits of joining a Winery’s Wine Club

  • Wine clubs may ship you wines before they are available to the public.
  • Wine clubs may ship you special wines such as reserve wines or exclusive releases that are not available anywhere except at the winery or to members.
  • Wine shipments are usually discounted off the normal retail price.
  • Wine club members receive a discount on any wines or merchandise they order or purchase from the winery.
  • Wine club members say they enjoy and look forward to receiving the wines and the element of surprise that comes with each shipment.
  • A convenient way to taste the latest offerings from a winery.
  • A winery may offer special events at the winery for wine club members only, or offer discounts on event tickets
  • There is often no cost to join a wine club.

Joining a winery wine club allows it’s members immerse themselves in everything the winery has to offer. It’s easy to lose sight of what draws you to wine in the first place: usually it is the complex flavors that excite the senses. Wine clubs offer bottles that are ready to be uncorked, or access to limited production wines that are not available in the market place. This might even inspire a few spontaneous blind tasting parties or an experimental food and wine pairing dinner with close friends. Regardless of where your wine experiences take you, rekindling your love of wine and the experience of learning something new can make any wine club worth joining.

Which Brian Carter Cellars club is right for you?

Club Vivant (“Life”) offers three releases per year of six bottles each, for a total of 18 bottles annually. It showcases our core collection of old-world, European-style blends.

Club Amour (“Love”) offers a truly special 9-bottle single release annually, highlighting the best of what Brian Carter Cellars has to offer. The single-vineyard, single-varietal “ONE” Collection, and limited-edition bottles to enjoy and add to your remarkable wine collection.

Club Dévotion (“Devotion”) is the epitome of the Brian Carter Cellars wine club experience. Combining the Amour and Vivant releases, you will receive a total of twenty-seven bottles annually, including wines from the core collection and the “ONE” Collection. 

The release parties are held in February, May, and October, with the Amour release in August, and are a great way to pick up your wine, meet new people, enjoy great music, and savor delicious food that complements the release wines perfectly. 

Brian Carter Cellars Benefits….

As a wine club member, you are invited to enjoy long summer afternoons on our patio while soaking in our grand view of Mt. Rainier and the Sammamish Valley. Or cozy up in our members-only Gallery on the weekends and having food delivered from one of the nearby restaurants.  Each membership receives a special tasting flight for you and two guests per visit, so you can invite your friends and family to experience Brian Carter Cellars. There is even an extra discount if you refer your friend and they join.

The Brian Carter Cellars tasting room is dog-friendly, so your four-legged family members are welcome to visit alongside you and get pets from the friendly staff. Make sure to get your pet’s photo on our “Animals of Brian Carter” wall.

Gain exclusive access to Brian Carter Cellars’ “ONE” Collection, library wines, and other limited-edition bottles, and receive information on discount codes and specials that occur throughout the year. 

Please contact our Wine Club Manager, Arielle at 425.806.9463 or wineclub@briancartercellars.com with questions for more information.

Mar 7, 2019 at 11:39 AM
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