Compare Gold Medal vs. Plonk Wine Clubs

What’s the difference between Gold Medal Wine Club and Plonk Wine Club? See how our editors compare the two companies below.
Last Updated: May 22, 2018
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Gold Medal Wine Club
9.3 / 10 - Excellent
#5 in Wine Clubs
Plonk Wine Club
8.8 / 10 - Excellent
#11 in Wine Clubs
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Key Facts

  • Now celebrating 25 years in business!
  • Featured in Forbes, Food & Wine, Bon Appetit
  • Up to 40% in discounts
  • No cancellation, obligation fees
  • 6 membership programs to choose from
  • Over 2.5 million shipments made
  • Detailed tasting notes and food pairing suggestions
  • Shipments delivered directly to your home or office every month
  • No membership fees
  • Customized billing and shipment amounts
  • International selection of organic, biodynamic, and limited-production wines
  • Duration of 3, 6, or 12 months for Plonk Wine Club and gift memberships
  • Choose to receive 2, 4, or 12 bottles of wine in your monthly shipment

ConsumersAdvocate.org Ratings

9.3 / 10 - Excellent
9/10
Membership Clubs
10/10
Wine Quality
9/10
Price
9/10
Fine Print
10/10
Gift Programs
9/10
Customer Service
8.8 / 10 - Excellent
9/10
Membership Clubs
10/10
Wine Quality
8/10
Price
9/10
Fine Print
9/10
Gift Programs
8/10
Customer Service


Final Verdict

Gold Medal Wine Club has a higher overall rating than Plonk Wine Club. Gold Medal scores better than Plonk across: Wine Quality, Price, Gift Programs, and Customer Service. Both companies score similarly on Membership Clubs, and Fine Print.