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5 vegan wines you must try in 2023

Vegan wines have been gaining in popularity around the world as the number of people following a vegan lifestyle increases. Perhaps you’re vegan and would simply like to try something different? Or you may be holding a dinner party and want a quick recommendation of vegan-friendly wines to serve. Whatever your occasion, we’ve got a…

Californian red wine: a bottle of Napa Cellars pinot noir and half full glass with a charcuterie platter

Cracking Californian Red Wine for the New Year

If you love red wine but haven’t ventured into Californian red territory yet, you’re missing out on a treat. California produces some cracking red wines – discover some of the best here at the Wine Box!

A selection of Limestone Coast wines on a table laden with delicious bread, cheese and fruit, Parker Coonawarra Terra Rossa Cabernet Sauvignon in the centre

The Limestone Coast, South Australia

The Limestone Coast wine zone is located in South Australia. It is not only spectacular, but also home to some of the country’s finest wines. In this article we explore how its unique characteristics shine through in its wines. We also highlight one particular wine which we think encapsulates the very essence of the Limestone…

Clearwater Core Sauvignon Blanc

6 Refreshing Wine Cocktails to Try This Summer

Surely a cocktail is made with spirits, not wine? Well they don’t have to be, and some of the most famous cocktails out there are wine based. Anyhow, summer is here and what better way to beat the heat than a cool, refreshing wine cocktail!

Villa Antinori Toscana Rosso

Most Popular Wines in Kenya 2022: Part 3, Premium Wines

In previous articles we highlighted our most popular everyday value wines and our most popular crossover wines. Here we present Kenya’s most popular premium wines in 2022 as purchased by The Wine Box customers.

Cote des Roses Rose

A Personal Wine Advent Calendar for 2022

I think the lead up to Christmas is a perfect time to sample exceptional wines from all over the world. This year I’m so excited about the selections I’ve made for my own personal “wine advent calendar” I thought I’d share it with you! If you’re wondering what wines to buy and enjoy as Christmas…

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Most Popular Wines in Kenya 2022: Part 2, Popular Wines over Ksh2,000

In this article we are highlighting Kenya’s most popular wines over Ksh2,000 as purchased by The Wine Box customers in 2022. This is an important price bracket because above Ksh2,000 we are crossing over from “everyday” wines to “premium” wines.

Most popular red wine blends in Kenya 2022

Most popular red wine blends in Kenya 2022

Red blends are some of Kenya’s most popular wine purchases year on year. Their popularity is in large part because variation from one year to the next is kept to a minimum through the winemaker’s art. Unlike a varietal wine, where the vintages can taste quite different, with a blend the winemaker can achieve a…


Most Popular Wines in Kenya 2022, Part 1: Everyday Value Wines under Ksh1,500

Do you want to try some new wines but you’re not sure where to start? In this article we highlight Kenya’s most popular everyday value wines as purchased by The Wine Box customers. After all, finding out what other people are buying can give you confidence to broaden your wine horizons.