Most of the times, it is not coercion but appeal of a wine club that attracts you. Most clubs do not need you to get any membership. If you do not want a bottle at an interval of time, you do not need to become a member at all. All the clubs let all their members know the best ones and the not so good ones out there. If your wine consumption is a rarity or you use it for gifts, it would be better you keep buying one odd bottle. How much you would need to pay a basic paid membership depends highly on your consumption. A basic one will provide you with one premium wine, red or white depending on your choice and the second one is newly introduced brand or variety.
Wine rating is an important feature, it will greatly help you in deciding which membership to choose from. A basic membership is not enough, if you want to collect only those with rating above 93-95. These are expensive wines which will require higher membership. Basic one will offer you unique and good quality wines according to the choice you have selected. You also have the time span as the interval you want these wines delivered.
With other memberships you can be a wine connoisseur, collect the best created by masters in America and France, go for red or white and try out wines made from different ingredients. These memberships are a class apart and for those who consider wine to be a representative of the snob value. These memberships provide you with above 90 wines. If you are for an exclusive and expensive wine membership, you could be pampered and taste and know only the best ones out there.
It is a misconception however, that only those with above 90 ratings are the best wines. It also depends on the palate of the consumer. There are several tasty and enjoyable wines out there which have not been able to procure the top ratings. Many brick and mortar wine stores do not believe in putting ratings next to their wines. A wine should be selected according to personal tastes and requirements and not the ones that create a popular verdict. Here is where wine clubs become highly relevant.
A wine club could be a business venture thinking of making profits, however, it is started by individuals who are expert in this field. They have complete knowledge of subtle qualities that a good wine should have to qualify in the good category. That is why each wine club while housing the best wines will also give you recommendations according to your choices. So, when you take on a membership, be sure to choose from those which have been recommended by club in several different levels. You will find description regarding the make and taste that you should expect from that bottle.
A wine club is a wise choice for anyone, these are an ideal way into investing on information about the best collection of wines world over.