Sure, you could always grab a bottle from your nearby supermarket, but those options have nothing on these wine shops. All you need is some good cheese and good company, and the perfect Saturday evening will be set. Here are some of Singapore’s best wine purveyors to visit when you need to pick up a bottle or two.
Bottles and Bottles
Born and bred in Singapore, Bottles and Bottles showcases an affordable collection of both old and new world selections. Want a taste before committing? Check out its newly-opened dining concept located in Changi Airport once we’re not in Phase 2 (HA), where you’ll be able to enjoy a tipple over some light bar bites.
1855 The Bottle Shop
With multiple outlets conveniently scattered across our sunny island, 1855 The Bottle Shop is by far one of the most popular wine shops in Singapore. It’s no wonder –– service staff are always more than happy to help you pick out the perfect bottle to suit your preferences. Be it red, white, champagne or rosé, 1855 The Bottle Shop has it all.
Le Vigne Wines & Spirits
Le Vigne Wines & Spirits touts itself to be one of the most experienced wine & spirits distributors in Singapore. This claim isn’t without any proper backing, of course. As veterans in the trade, it provides training for the F&B industry on suitable pairings, and has helped numerous establishments curate their wine and spirits menu. You can trust the good folks here for help when it comes to selecting a great bottle!
Another well-known name in the industry among wine connoisseurs, Crystal Wines offers a selection of delectable wines. It’s outlet at Valley Point comes fitted with a built-in wine cellar, as well as seating to accommodate wine tasting events. With an impressive portfolio of over 2,000 wines from prestige producers throughout the world, there’s something for every type of palate here.
The Moomba Wine Shop
Established in 1998 and still going strong, The Moomba Wine Shop is a trusted expert when it comes to all things wine. As a Krug Ambassade retail outlet, it also carries an extensive selection of the premium French champagne, with options like Krug Grande Cuvée, Krug Rosé, Krug Vintages, Krug Collection, Krug Clos du Mesnil, and Krug Clos d'Ambonnay.
Singapore Wines Wholesales
Who said good wine has to be expensive? An online-only retailer, Singapore Wines Wholesales promises its prices to be the lowest wine-lovers can find in Singapore. That doesn’t mean you’ll be getting the low-end stuff — a panel of wine experts taste and review the wines, ensuring they are up to top-notch standards before importing them. With over 1,000 different wines available on its catalogue, you’ll certainly be spoilt for choice here.
Brown Bag Wines
Sustainability is the buzzword these days, and here at Brown Bag Wines, wine and sustainability go hand-in-hand. On offer here are organic wines, carefully sourced from independent winemakers located around the world. Not sure where to start? Go for the wine subscription, which offers four bottles of lovingly chosen natural wines every four weeks. With a commitment to the zero-waste initiative, all the wines here are delivered in sustainable packaging. We love!