Dipicts joy and chilled wine at a picnic


Best Portable Wine Coolers

Lie back in the sun, paddle in the sea, relax, rewind, assured in the knowledge that your food and drinks are keeping cool with these best portable wine coolers and cool boxes.
It’s summer time and of course it’s lovely to be outdoors enjoying the summer sunshine. Partaking of picnics and cool, outdoor drinks while we socialise with friends and family is on our minds.

Especially after a busy week at work, chasing deadlines, earning a crust, school runs and all the other things that steal our time.

What better way than to head to gorgeous gardens, parks or beaches with a sumptuous picnic of your favourite nibbles, sandwiches, pies, salad, fruit, cakes etc. Along with perfectly chilled wine in one of the best portable wine coolers…other drinks are available, but you know me by now, wine or champagne for me please.



I have done the research for you and I have picked out what I think are some of the most stylish and the best portable wine coolers and cool boxes. So treat yourself to one of these and/or a classic picnic hamper and you’re all set for a summer of great outdoor meals and fun.

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Here are my top picks of picnic hampers


Best Portable Wine Coolers My Pick

Wine Cooler Tote with Folding Table


A 40L Insulated Cool Tote. Portable wine carrier with…get this…a portable, folding bamboo table that conveniently holds your bottle of wine along with two wine glasses.

Firm pocket with magnetic snap outside to hold the wine table. Aluminium lining to keep drinks cooler. Two wine bottle pockets on the sides of the Tote.

Removable and adjustable shoulder strap. Comfortable real leather carrying handles.

The Tote is large enough to hold food and drinks for up to six people.

Made from High-quality, food safe material.

Available in navy or beige, it is perfect for picnics, outdoor music festivals, boats, hiking, traveling and beaches.

It also makes a lovely gift for birthdays, anniversaries and/or weddings and engagements.


4 Bottle Wine Cooler Bag


An attractive four bottle wine/Champagne travel bag.

Strong handle and adjustable shoulder strap with stainless steel buckle.

This wine carrier has ample space for 4 normal sized bottles of wine. It can be folded down for easy packing. Great for transporting wine to parties, pool or beach parties, picnics, concerts and sporting events.

PU thermal insulated material to keep your drinks well chilled for hours.

5mm PE foam padding protects your bottles from external collision.

If you are a wine lover, who like me, enjoys a glass of wine outdoors then this portable wine cooler is ideal. Or use it for carrying wine to events, parties and for traveling.

Its stylish and practical design is available in black, beige or blue/cream stripes.


Insulated Portable Wine Cooler Three Piece Set in Stainless Steel

Now, I really love this one, it is a classy looking Vacuum insulated wine cooler. The wine cooler and tumblers are dual wall vacuum insulated to keep wine chilled for hours.

It’s cool design keep drinks tasting fresh.

It is made from safe and durable stainless steel and 100% BPA free materials to enjoy the best drinks without condensation. Each tumbler measures 13cm high, 8cm wide, and holds 354ml, the wine cooler fits most 750ml bottles.

A perfect portable companion for wine on the go; if you’re going to any event and taking a bottle of your favourite wine, then this is for you. Use it for parties, picnics or outdoor get togethers and serve your chilled wine directly from the bottle; ideal for any event that has limited cooler space.

Chill, fill, pour and enjoy; no ice is required. It couldn’t be easier.

A sophisticated wine cooler set. Sleek and stylish and also available in a variety of attractive colours.


Leather Wine Bottle Carrier With 2 Stainless Steel Wine Tumblers

Enjoy your wine anywhere with this luxurious genuine leathervportable wine bottle carrier bag that includes 2 stainless steel wine tumblers.

The insulated wine bag allows you to easily carry your wine and keep it cooled to an optimum temperature, even on the hottest of days.

Stylish and functional with an adjustable bottle divider for easy positioning.

A large storage pocket is on the rear of tote for tidying away wine accessories.

Adjustable shoulder strap for a perfect fit.

The perfect gift for wine lovers.

Portable Patio Drinks Cooler

This portable wine cooler is a larger item and I have included it here because i think it is ideal for outdoor parties, weddings, BBQ’s and any other functions that you are holding this summer.

It is made from all welded steel construction, with steel legs that have a powder coated finish. Solid metal side handles for easy carry or pull. It has four multi directional, three inch castor wheels.

The Palm Springs Outdoor cooler will keep drinks cold for days so is also perfect for your camping holidays. Its handy to have plenty of cool storage for drinks.

There is storage for 100 cans, there is in total 75L storage space.

A two wheel brake system keeps the cooler securely in place.

The interior is Polypropylene insulated which traps the cold in. 

The dual hinged lid is removable making the cool storage easy to access, also a further storage tray underneath.

The cooler box itself separates completely from the base to make for easier portability.

It also has a water catch tray, drainage spout, an integrated bottle opener and tray for bottle caps


Best Cool Boxes


If you need something spacious for safe food and drink storage then these cool boxes are the thing for you.

They are more for an extended stay away, for example, camping, caravans, sailing. Or if you are traveling to a destination, sports event, festival for a long day out with a large group of friends these cool boxes might be better than just a picnic hamper or drinks cooler as they have a larger capacity and can cool or heat food for you.


Portable Thermoelectric Cool Box

24Ltr Cold.

24L Hot or Cold box in metallic blue offers high-capacity convenience. It holds up to 30 12oz cans and will fit a single 2L bottle in the upright position.

The device is suitable for cooling or keeping hot food and drinks. It will cool items down and keep them cool to max. 15C below ambient temperature. Warms to 65C

Powered by separate 12V DC car cigarette lighter.

Locking carry handle and hinged lid for easy access.

This cooler does not require ice if plugged in and is portable.

Semiconductor refrigeration chip is freon-free and environmentally friendly.

Easy to clean, odour and stain resistant.

Perfect for festivals, picnics, home or office use.

Coleman Cool Box Xtreme.

The ultimate in cool boxes the Coleman Xtreme coolers are designed with premium insulation technology in order to keep the food and drinks cold on ice for days. It uses an insulated lid and extra insulation in the walls for longer ice retention.

These coolers are perfect for long road trips, days spent on the campsite, or sailing.

Robust cool box with strong handles for assured durability and easy portability. Integrated cup holders in the lid keep drinks close and cold.

The cool box interior is BPA free and therefore safe to carry food, cold drinks & fruits (compliant to the EU Food Stuff regulation EN 12456)

Cooling time: 120 h with Freez Pack (sold separately)

Holds 100 330ml cans.

Ice retention: 5 days.


Thermos Cool Box

The Thermos Cool Box is a more modest and basic cooler but totally adequate for days out at the beach, park or gardens for keeping picnic foods and drinks cool for up to eight hours.

Lightweight and robust construction.

Handle locks lid in place.

Polystyrene insulation.

I hope that I have identified some of the best portable wine coolers and cool boxes for you.

Days out with friends and family or a special occasion picnic with a loved one should be enjoyable and hassle free. Choosing these essential picnic items has been a pleasure for me as I aim to connect you with the best quality items. Match them with some fabulous picnic food menus and ideas.

Hopefully you will find something here for your next Al Fresco adventure. For further information on a few UK Vineyards visit here.


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