If you are looking to buy some organic wine online then take a look at our top five selling organic and bio-dynamic wines. Savage Vines buy direct from independent organic and bio-dynamic winemakers and send them direct to your door. UK Wide Delivery.
In short, organic wine is wine made from organically grown grapes. Organically grown grapes have not been sprayed with artificial herbicides and pesticides. Instead, the winemaker uses natural techniques and methods to control harmful pests and weeds in the vineyard. Refer to our page on organic wine to find out more about organic and bio-dynamic winemaking practices.
HOW TO TELL IF A WINE IS ORGANIC
For wine produced in the EU, there are two main certifications to look out for when buying organic and bio-dynamic wine. These are DEMETER and ECOCERT, who are the two main governing bodies over organic farming and bio-dynamic wine production. All wines which have met their stringent criteria will have their logo’s on the back of the wine label. The wine bottle will also make reference that the wine has been made in under organic farming practices. Below are the Demeter and Eco Cert logo’s to look out for.
IS ORGANIC WINE BETTER FOR YOU?
Research suggests that anything you consume which has been in contact herbicides and pesticides is not going to be good for you. Drinking organic wine means that you are consuming grapes which have not been subject to these harmful sprays and therefore would be considered a cleaner and more natural product. There are other health benefits of organic wine which you can read about here.
BEST PLACE TO BUY ORGANIC WINE ONLINE
The top five independent retailers in the UK which sell a selection of high quality organic, bio-dynamic and natural wine are:
Click on the links and you can browse a selection of their organic and biodynamic wines.
LEARN ABOUT ORGANIC WINE
The world of wine is fascinating and currently undergoing huge changes across the industry. Organic, Bio-dynamic and Natural wines are growing in popularity as people become more educated about the harmful effects of herbicides and pesticides to themselves and the environment. Below is a list of online resources where you can learn about organic and bio-dynamic wine:
If you are curious about organic wine and want to know more, then consider attending or hosting an organic wine tasting. Savage Vines hosts Organic Wine Tasting Events for private parties and corporate clients. Price start at £30 per person for a tasting of five different wines and grazing plate. Call us on 0203 488 3249 or email the team firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.