We can only ship wine into the following states:
AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, NV, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OR, RI, SC, TN, TX, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY, NJ
We are not allowed to ship into the states listed below but we expect that the laws will change soon. If you live in one of these states you can help change your wine law by visiting Free The Grapes and writing your local congressmen.
AL, AR, DE, KY, ME, MD, MA, MS, MT, OK, PA, SD, UT
The VinFormants will determine your shipping status during checkout by verifying your ZIP Code and your state. We also, automatically calculate your shipping costs and appropriate state sales and excise taxes from your ZIP Code.
It’s the rules Ladies and Gents! You can’t purchase wine from The VinFormants unless you are 21 years of age. All states require an adult signature so please be sure that an authorized person at least 21 years of age is available to sign for your VinFormant Delivery.
We strongly suggest you ship your wine to your business or commercial address. This will ensure that someone is present to sign for your package. You’re wine will be sent back to us after 3 delivery attempts. The quickest way to ensure you receive your wine is to send it to your business. Your wine order will be discreetly packaged. We Can only leave the wines on your front porch and The VinFormants will not be able to refund any shipping charges or purchases if the wine comes back to us because there was not an Adult at home to sign for it.
We take great care in the wine we ship and constantly monitor weather conditions nationally. Many areas during late spring - early fall will experiencing extreme heat. (Ya'll know who you are!) If you would prefer to upgrade your shipping to 2nd day air please give us a call and we will get your billing information from you.
We will continue to monitor weather in your area and will ship your wine when temperatures lower. Some areas will remain on high temperature alert for the majority of the summer. We offer a complimentary summer cellar program. Details are below. If you prefer to enroll in our cellar program please let me know.
Complimentary Summer Cellar Program
SUMMER NOTICE: VinFormant offers complimentary, temperature-controlled "Summer Cellar" storage on new orders if temperatures in your town are already toastier than an oak barrel. Take advantage of our offer to guarantee…
» You won’t MISS OUT on any highly allocated wine features (+ savings below!).
» You’ll enjoy FREE SHIPPING* (details below) when we ship to you in the fall!
VINFORMANT SUMMER CELLAR DETAILS- During Check Out on any orders this Summer, simply write SUMMER HOLD in the comments section at check-out and we will take care of the rest. Your wine will ship in early October. Accumulate four cases and you'll qualify for an extra 5% off and Free Shipping thanks to our negotiated discounts with FEDEX. Accumulate two cases and you'll qualify 50% any of your shipping costs that are accumulated. Complimentary 4 month storage offered to subscribers only. Temporary storage charges will apply after October 1, 2017.
The VinFormants are selecting high end wines only and we will take great care shipping and handling your wine. We guarantee that your wine will be delivered to you undamaged upon first delivery attempt. If there is something wrong with your wine upon 1st delivery attempt we will immediately send out replacement bottles or issue a credit. Contact us if you have any problems with your shipment or you are unsatisfied with the wines. DURING SUMMER MONTHS WE STRONGLY SUGGEST YOU TWO DAY AIR YOUR SHIPMENTS OR HOLD UNTIL A FUTURE DATE.
The title and ownership of the wine passes from the winery to the purchaser. The purchaser takes all responsibility for their local and state laws regarding the purchase, transportation and delivery of wine. The purchaser represents that they are in compliance with local and state law and have obtained and paid any required fees, is 21 years of age and is ordering quantities of wine that are legal in their state.
Unless otherwise noted on our homepage the day of the feature, your order will be processed and shipped within 48 hours of the last sale date. You can expect to receive your order within 2 – 10 shipping days after processing depending on which state you live in. You will have an option to upgrade to overnight, 2 day air. The only time we will hold wine is when weather is a problem. We do everything possible to protect your wine against extreme weather conditions. We will contact you regarding weather holds. If you are concerned about whether you may request future ship date. For more information please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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