It’s a tale as old as time. I grab a bottle of rosé and add it to a cart full of Goldfish, cheese sticks, and a three-pack of bell peppers that I pray to god will get eaten this time. I pour a glass on a Monday night after the kids go down and offer some to my husband, who opts for a bowl of ice cream. Tuesday night I’m working. Wednesday night I crash early. And Thursday night I open the bottle to find that—oh, right. It spoiled. My treat-yo’-self moment is, again and again, money down the drain. Little did I know that my sister-in-mothering-arms, Dana Spaulding — founder and CEO of Wander + Ivy — felt my pain from across the country. That brilliant woman created restaurant-worthy single-serve wine bottles with moms like me in mind.
From her home in Colorado, Spaulding schemed and planned to create delicious, sustainable single-servings of wine. She partnered with award-winning vineyards in the best wine-producing regions in the world, from Italy and Spain to California and France. Each bottle is produced from 100% organic grapes and is also free from added sugars, coloring, and flavor concentrates.
The Wine Varieties: Wander + Ivy Best-Sellers
If you, like me, judge a wine by the label, you’ll appreciate the elevated aesthetic of Wander + Ivy. Each bottle contains 6.3 ounces of wine in an easy-to-open glass bottle so you can waste not. Wander + Ivy offers five wine varietals from a buttery Californian chardonnay to a bold Spanish red blend. Here’s a closer look at some of the best-sellers — and prepare to swoon.
The Rosé From France
Maybe it’s me, but there’s something about drinking wine made from grapes grown in the South of France that just feels fancy. A brief distraction from the fact that you’re drinking wine in your PJs on the same couch your kid smeared jelly an hour earlier, perhaps. Allow Wander + Ivy’s Rosé to transport you somewhere more romantic as notes of apple, peaches, and rose petals dance on your tongue. Let’s just say, this wine is a best-seller for a reason.
One enthusiastic review: "These are perfect after momming all day." —Kayla T.
The Red Blend From Spain
If you enjoy a medium-bodied red wine, you’ll find yourself right at home with Wander + Ivy’s Red Wine Blend. The Spanish blend is made from organically grown Bobal and Merlot grapes from Valencia, Spain’s top growing region. The wine is sourced from an award-winning vineyard run by a father-son duo known for producing stellar wines. You’ll get notes of chocolate and spice alongside red fruit aromas as you sip this low-sulfite vegan-friendly blend.
One enthusiastic review: "If you love good wine from world-class vineyards, you need to try these gorgeous single-serve bottles!" - Cathy T
The California Chardonnay
Chardonnay fans, you’re in for a treat. Wander + Ivy takes great care with their Chardonnay, leaning into a rich, slightly buttery palate with aromas of pear, apricot, and hints of nuts and vanilla. Made from grapes grown in the Mendocino region of California, the bright wine is sourced from a women-run vineyard that consistently delivers highly rated wines.
One enthusiastic review: "It's the best Chardonnay I've ever had! I look forward to a glass after the kids go down.” —Laura F
The Mixed Pack
And if you simply cannot decide, get yourself a variety pack and savor each bottle. With a no waste, no worry appeal, this is one box of treats that has mom’s name all over it. Make a one-time purchase or subscribe to monthly deliveries and receive 30% off your first order.
One enthusiastic review: "I love that I can switch from a glass of red one night to a glass of white on another night without any waste. Perfect for right after I put the kids down." —Shelby M.
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This perfectly giftable holiday box includes single-serve bottles of Cabernet Sauvignon, Red Blend, Chardonnay, and Rosé.
Enjoy this dry, crisp Rosé made from grapes organically grown in the South of France.
This favorite Spanish red wine blend is made from organically grown Bobal and Merlot grapes. It's medium-bodied with hints of chocolate and spice.
A bright California Chardonnay with aromas of pear and apricot alongside hints of nuts and vanilla.
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