Terms & Conditions
You must be aged 18 years or over in order to use this site. By placing an order with us you are legally confirming you are over eighteen. If the goods you purchase are a gift then the recipient must also be over eighteen.Goods must be received by a person 18 years of age or older. Where any of our couriers or drivers are in doubt as to the age of the person receiving the goods, they reserve the right to request proof of age and / or retain the goods until they can be received by a person of or above the legal age to purchase alcohol.
The prices for goods displayed for sale on the Site are as set out on the Site and are inclusive of VAT and Duty at rates valid as of time of purchase. Where additional charges are made for delivery, they are clearly displayed.By completing and submitting the electronic order form on the site you are making an offer to purchase goods which, if accepted by us, will result in a binding contract. For the avoidance of doubt, any such contract will be deemed to have been concluded in Ireland. Further, any such contract will be interpreted, construed and enforced in all respects in accordance with the laws of Ireland and you and 'drinkstore' irrevocably submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish Courts.By making that offer to purchase goods, you are also authorising 'drinkstore' to pre validate the Debit or Credit card presented for payment for the full value of the goods and related service charges contained in your basket. Your card will not be charged until the offer to purchase has been accepted by us and the goods have been dispatched by us or 3rd parties acting on under our instruction.We reserve the right not to supply you at our discretion.
For the Terms, Conditions and charges relating to deliveries please see our DELIVERY page HERE .
CANCELLATION & RETURNS
You can cancel your order at any stage up to the point of dispatch at no charge. Simply call us on 01 6719760. Orders cancelled post dispatch will incur a delivery charge of €10. If you would like to cancel and return goods that you have received for any reason, please just contact us on 01 6719760. You will be required to return the goods, unopened and as new with a copy of your original invoice, via An Post Registered Post or similar courier service or by person to our store. Unfortunately in those circumstances you will be responsible for any costs incurred in returning the goods. In the unfortunate case of goods being faulty or damaged (cork taint for instance), 'drinkstore' offer the choice of either a replacement or a full refund including any postage costs incurred. Goods can be returned by Registered Post or to our store. All we ask is that you contact us first by phone or mail through our CONTACT US page so that we can take care of everything.
BREAKAGES & SHORTAGES
Please check your order thoroughly before signing for it .If the order is visibly damaged you should refuse delivery, request that the order is returned to us and notify us immediately. We will replace it free of charge when we are notified of this by you. If the order is short an item it should be noted on the documentation with the courier before signing and we would ask you to please notify us as soon as possible in order that a replacement or a refund can be organised. Claims for breakages or shortages post acceptence and signing for the order will not be entertained.
Due to the nature of some products we sell availability can sometimes be intermittent.We will endeavour to supply all products listed on our site. However, circumstances out of our control may dictate that we are unable to deliver a given product.If this occours we shall contact you (the customer) to indicate when the product in question will be available, offer a substitution or alternative, and offer the right to cancel the entire order or part thereof.No payment will be debited from your card until the order is fulfilled to your satisfaction and dispatched.
Please note that current vintages are displayed in the vintage field of the wine description. Vintages or packaging shown on photographic images may not be representative of current vintage or package style. Whilst every effort is made to keep this website up to date and to reflect current vintage availability , vintages are subject to change without notification.
PRIVACY & SECURITY
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TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, 'The Drink Store Ltd.' IS PROVIDING THIS WEBSITE AND ITS CONTENT ON AN 'AS IS' BASIS AND DOES NOT MAKE ANY (AND EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL) REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR OTHER STATEMENTS OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENT INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMIT, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. IN ADDITION, 'The Drink Store Ltd.' DOES NOT MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS WEBSITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT.
ANY ACTION BROUGHT AGAINST 'The Drink Store Ltd.' PERTAINING TO OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS WEBSITE OR ITS CONTENT MUST BE COMMENCED AND NOTIFIED TO 'The Drink Store Ltd.' IN WRITING WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER THE DATE THE CAUSE FOR ACTION AROSE. 'The Drink Store Ltd.' DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS AS TO THE SECURITY OF THIS WEBSITE. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE ANY INFORMATION SENT MAY BE INTERCEPTED. 'The Drink Store Ltd.' DOES NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS THAT THIS WEBSITE OR THE SERVERS WHICH MAKE THIS WEBSITE AVAILABLE OR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS SENT BY 'The Drink Store Ltd' ARE FREE FROM VIRUSES, WORMS, TROJAN HORSES OR OTHER HARMFUL ELEMENTS.
For the avoidance of doubt nothing herein shall limit the liability of 'The Drink Store Ltd.' for death or personal injury to the extent only that it arises as a result of the negligence of 'The Drink Store Ltd.', its affiliates, directors, employees or other representatives.
This website may provide links to other websites that are not under the control of 'The Drink Store Ltd.'. 'The Drink Store Ltd.' shall not be responsible in any way for such other websites or their content and provides such links only as a convenience to any users of this website, and the inclusion of any link to any such websites does not imply endorsement by 'The Drink Store Ltd.' of such websites or their content.
Copyright and all other proprietary rights in this website and its content (including, without limit, software, audio, video, text and photographs) rests with 'The Drink Store Ltd.' or its licensors. All rights in this website and its content not expressly granted herein are reserved. Except as otherwise provided, the content published on this website may be reproduced or distributed in unmodified form for personal, non-commercial use only. Any other use of such content including, without limit, distribution, reproduction, modification, display or transmission without the prior written consent of 'The Drink Store Ltd.' is strictly prohibited. All copyright and other proprietary notices shall be retained on all reproductions.
This website may contain references to specific 'The Drink Store Ltd.' products and services that may not be (readily) available in a particular country. Any such reference does not imply, represent or warrant that any such products or services shall be available at any time in any particular country. Please contact 'drinkstore' for further information.
Software made available for downloading from or through this website is licensed subject to the terms of the applicable license agreement. Except as set forth in the applicable license agreement, the software is made available for use by end users only and any further copying, reproduction or redistribution of the software is expressly prohibited. REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, IF ANY, WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SOFTWARE SHALL ONLY APPLY AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH IN THE APPLICABLE LICENSE AGREEMENT. 'drinkstore' HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT WITH RESPECT TO THE SOFTWARE.
All contracts that result from the use of this website are concluded in English. Relevant legislation governing these Terms & Conditions is the Sales of Goods (Supply of Services) Act, 1980, the Consumer Information Act, 1978, the Electronic Commerce Act, 2000, the EU Directive on Distance Selling, SI 207 of 2001 and SI 68 of 2003, the Data Protection (Amendment) Act, 2003 and the Copyright & Related Act, 2000.