Ask anyone born in the early nineties and before, and they’re bound to recall the good ol’, pre-Internet days, when ordering food to one’s home typically entailed calling up a telephone hotline (as advertised on television with a cheery jingle, no less). Back then, the deliveries were mostly confined to pizza and fast food, so everyone had to settle for limited options in exchange for convenience.
But fast forward to today, and the home delivery scene has evolved dramatically to include a variety of upscale choices — including alcohol. It’s now possible to order everything from wine to whisky and have it sent to your doorstep, in some cases within the hour. Or, join a subscription group and enjoy regular deliveries made to your home.
Thanks to technology, we now have a wider range of delivery and subscription options to choose from — all without leaving the comfort of home. Here are our five top picks to raise a glass to.