Many of us don't know where to start when buying wine and can struggle to find exactly what we're looking for. Not anymore. Le Petit Ballon does all the legwork for you by offering hand-picked wines selected by one of the highest-rated sommeliers in the world.
Two bottles of wine carefully selected by Jean-Michel Deluc, former Sommelier Chef at The Ritz.
The Gazettethe magazine that tells you everything there is to know about wine without all the waffle!
Tasting advice and super tips with handy posts and videos.
At least 20% off across the range to help stock up that empty wine cellar! All delivered straight to your door.
Selected by Jean-Michel Deluc, former Sommelier Chef at The Ritz
All our wines have been tasted and approved by our Master Sommelier. He has hand-selected wines for the very best restaurants including Fouquet's, The Ritz and Drouan. Now he taste tests all our wines and selects only the very best for you.
By clicking first on Gift You can get somebody a subscription using our ready-to-print gift card! 1. You choose the subscription type and the delivery method. 2. A gift card is generated and sent to you via e-mail. Then simply print it or email it to the lucky recipient. 3. They then activate their subscription on our website. 4. Once the subscription is activated, the recipient enters their delivery address and will receive their first box!
You can choose your next case of the month between the 15th and 30th of each month. This means that you only receive what you enjoy most. You also have the option of receiving only red wine.
We deliver to mainland UK and delivery is always included in the price of your subscription - happy days, right?
If you subscribe before the 20th of the month, you will receive your first box within 4-8 working days. If you subscribe after the 20th of the month, you will receive the first box around the 10th - 15th of the following month.
You can buy the wines that you've received again for 3 months from our online store. So for example, the wines of March are available to buy until 31st May.
Of course! You can cancel your subscription whenever you like with just 1 click.
We offer two subscription packages. Grape Expectations at £24.90 per month (delivery included) and Age of Raisin at £39.90 per month (delivery included). Several wine selections are available in each package. The selection that you receive most closely corresponds to your preferences.
Our Master Sommelier and former Sommelier Chef at The Ritz, Jean-Michel Deluc. He is the co-founder of Le Petit Ballon and still lectures at various schools including Cordon Bleu, and le Clorivière.
Every month you get a box that contains two bottles of wine (that you won't find at the supermarket), tasting notes for each wine and our monthly magazine The Gazette.