Italian Wine Merchants

What You Get     How To Get Set Up

Timbers Collection Members receive exclusive access to the best that Italian Wine Merchants has to offer. Italian Wine Merchants’ unique services include attaining hard-to-find wines from distinct growing regions around the world, hosting wine tastings and seminars across the country, and providing cellar management services to wine enthusiasts for all their collecting needs. Members enjoy benefits such as preferred pricing on IWM wine clubs and select merchandise, private tastings, invitations to special events and access to a dedicated Wine Portfolio Manager. 

Timbers Collection Members enjoy:

  • Preferred pricing on IWM Wine Clubs and select merchandise
  • Private Wine Tasting for Four
  • Exclusive invitations to IWM Tasting Events and Winemaker Dinners
  • Dedicated Wine Portfolio Manager


What You Get:
Timbers Collection Members enjoy a number of exclusive benefits with Italian Wine Merchants, allowing you to add to your cellar or simply better your understanding of fine wines. Members receive the following benefits:

  • 10% off IWM Wine Clubs (see overview below), select wines, glassware, books and accessories at Italian Wine Merchants locations and ItalianWineMerchants.com
  • Private IWM Tasting for two at the New York and/or Aspen locations with an IWM Wine Portfolio Manager to determine your palate preference and wine buying strategy*
  • Exclusive invitations to attend IWM Tasting Events and Winemaker Dinners at New York and Aspen locations with tickets available at a 20% discount
  • Dedicated Wine Portfolio Manager to provide ongoing consultation

*Option to host tasting at Member’s residence; additional fees apply; limited to one time per Member; Member’s wine interests must be pre-qualified by an IWM Portfolio Manager prior to tasting and is subject to confirmation; wines tasted will be based on Member’s wine-purchasing budget, obtained during pre-qualification process.

IWM Wine Clubs

Timbers Collection Members can purchase any IWM Wine Club at a 10% discount. Each month, Members will receive three bottles of wines, encouraging you to enhance your appreciation of wine, as well as your cellar. All Wine Clubs are available in one-month increments.

Exploration Club

This club is a beginner’s guide to Italian wine regions and varietals. It’s an adventure, if you will, and each month you will trace the steps of Italian Wine Merchants Founder Sergio Esposito through Italy as he sends you his latest finds. The Exploration Club delivers wines of great standards in winemaking and an insight into that world, while offering a strong foothold on Italian culture and wine. Each month, Exploration Club members receive regular shipments of three wines that are ready to drink along with helpful “vocabulary building” information to enhance your understanding and appreciation of Italian wine.

  • 10% off reorders of wines from the Exploration Club (no minimum purchase required)
  • Wine notebook developed by our expert staff that includes wine notes and food pairings.
  • Vocabulary building information
  • The memoir Passion on the Vine, signed by Sergio Esposito
  • Extensive loyalty program


Big Wines Club

As a Big Wines Club member, you are already conversant in Italian varietals and the country’s producers and are looking to broaden—and deepen—your knowledge. Three wines will be shipped monthly that are ready to enjoy but also fully capable of improving with age.

  • 10% off reorders of wines from the Big Wines Club (no minimum purchase required)
  • Wine notebook developed by our expert staff that includes wine notes and food pairings
  • The memoir Passion on the Vine, signed by Sergio Esposito
  • Extensive loyalty program


Global Artisans Club

One night you enjoy Bordeaux, another Burgundy and another Brunello. You’re the kind of wine-lover who has room in your heart for wines from all the regions of the world, and you’re perfect for the Global Artisans Wine Club, a collection of three fine wines of the world, always anchored by one carefully chosen Italian specialty. Each month of your membership, IWM will ship three bottles of beautiful wine to your door. The Global Artisans Wine Club brings you bottles of beautiful wine with impeccable provenance from all corners of the world—it’s a passport to global wine, and it’s available only at IWM.

  • 10% off reorders of wines from the Global Artisans Club (no minimum purchase required)
  • Wine notebook developed by our expert staff that includes wine notes and food pairings
  • The memoir Passion on the Vine, signed by Sergio Esposito
  • Extensive loyalty program


Sergio’s Cellar Club

Members of Sergio’s Cellar have already made a serious commitment to Italian wine. Club members receive three wines each month that are some of the most acclaimed and sought-after labels in the market today as well as the personal service of an IWM Wine Portfolio Manager to advise on buying and cellaring your wines.

  • 10% off re-orders of wines from Sergio’s Cellar (no minimum purchase required)
  • Wine notebook developed by IWM’s expert staff that includes wine notes and food pairings
  • Cellar tags for the wines in your selection
  • The memoir Passion on the Vine, signed by Sergio Esposito
  • Extensive loyalty program


How To Get Set Up:

  • For more information and to book your private IWM Tasting for two or purchase an IWM Wine Club, please call Italian Wine Merchants at 212-473-2323 ext. 159 and identify yourself as a Timbers Member.
  • Please use promo code TIMBERSMEMBER on ItalianWineMerchants.com to receive preferred pricing on select wines, glassware, books and accessories.