Amazon Is Getting Into the Wine Business


By Dianna Dilworth Comment

Do you enjoy drinking wine while reading books? Well, the process of buying books and wine together just got easier.

Amazon has introduced Amazon Wine in beta, a way to buy wine directly from the Seattle-based e-commerce giant. The site includes bottles of wine from California, Washington, Oregon and beyond. you can search by type of grape or vineyard or by price and ratings.

The wines are sold directly from vineyards and include shopping resources from these winemakers. Here is more from Amazon Wine: “Learn about wine by hearing directly from the winemaker about winemaking techniques, wine tasting notes, vineyard details, and wine pairing suggestions. Become a wine connoisseur of your own right by discovering the best wine for your taste preferences, whether it’s dry wines or sweet wines, and by reading wine reviews by other customers.”

Unfortunately, wine is not eligible for free shipping.