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... We decided, therefore, that we needed to be a little more adventurous in our wine consumption and an offer that was too good to resist arrived with my O2 telephone bill inviting us to join laithwaites.co.uk ***LAITHWAITES*** Laithwaites is a dedicated internet wine merchant – for ... Read review

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Community Level 5Critchyboy

Critchyboy

Pink Elephants Through The Post! Review with images

AdvantagesWine delivered to your door without any fuss.

DisadvantagesSome of the finer wines are rather pricey!

"...bill inviting us to join laithwaites.co.uk ***LAITHWAITES*** Laithwaites is a dedicated internet wine merchant – for want of a better description. Their tagline gives a good idea of what they are about – “From the vineyard to your door”. Hopefully the clever amongst will have worked that out! Tony Laithwaite started the company in 1969, brining wine back from Bordeaux where he was staying as a school-leaver with a French family on their ..." Read review
14.06.2004

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Community Level 7silverstreak

silverstreak

Red or white, it all depends upon your appetite...

AdvantagesExcellent value for money, you'll never buy supermarket wine again

DisadvantagesThe Priory here I come!

"I've been a customer of Laithwaites( formerly Bordeaux Direct) for some years now, and in recent months I've been ordering from their website, partly because it's so convenient, and partly because after years of telephone ordering I'm sure they recognise my voice and must think I'm some kind of an alcoholic. The Company was started by Tony Laithwaite over 30 years ago, after having worked in French vineyards during his gap year and deciding (quite ..." Read review
09.05.2005

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Laithwaites wines

Advantagesgood quality wines at competative prices

Disadvantagesnone

"I have just received another delivery from Laithwaites so I thought I would do a quick review about the company, not just the wine. **Wine will not be sold to anyone under 18 years of age** ***Drink wine in moderation and be responsible.*** Laithwaites is a mail order wine company offering many types of wine delivered direct to your door.. With their famous saying: 'from the vineyard to your door' **HISTORY OF LAITHWAITES** Founded ..." Read review
28.04.2008

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Community Level 4mark-south...

mark-southside

Paintstripper or Premier Cru?

AdvantagesGood choice of wine, upmarket choices, will deliver

DisadvantagesUpmarket choices, let down on delivery

"...year I decided to give Laithwaites.co.uk a try, as they had a deal though a partner offering a case for about £4.50 a bottle including postage and a free bottle of Champagne. They chose the selection of wine but it looked OK It was childs play to Register, select the Offer and give Instructions where to leave it if you are out Delivery was guaranteed for Christmas and they took the money from my account in early Decemeber. And I waited. And ..." Read review
11.01.2008

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Community Level 2Clara

Clara

Laithwaites

AdvantagesGreat choice of wines delivered to your door

DisadvantagesSo many great offers its hard to resist!

"Laithwaites is one of, if not the largest home delivery wine merchants. They deliver cases of your choice of wine directly to your door, as often as you like. The service is available by post, telephone or from laithwaites.co.uk I first discovered Laithwaites in a magazine, one of those special offers where you buy a case and get one free, just to get you signed up. So I did. There was a choice of all red, all white or a mixed case. The wines come ..." Read review
07.12.2004

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