Wines with no sulphites

When in 13 : buy these no-SO2 French wines

Herebelow are natural wines that I recommend and where to buy them in Marseille, France.

The below vintners often use no sulphur dioxide (SO2) during the winemaking or the bottling. Only a few bottles may contain sulfites — in very small quantities. (Around 10 mg per liter. Ask the merchant or the importer.)

 

French wine values tasted in 2013

Alsace wine labelwhite Alsace - Audrey et Christian Binner - Ça gazouille [lieu-dit : Katzenthal] - Riesling (sec)

2010 - 12 € - very aromatic - a lively nose - a huge aromatic intensity, orange, nougat, dense but not onctuous, wide with tidy gas beads, almost dry: with just a hint of residual sugar, fresh

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

white Crémant d'alsace - Les Binner (négoce) - Triple Zéro

2009 - 12 € -

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

 

French wine values tasted in 2012

red Corbières - Magali & Dominique Terrier - Domaine des 2 Ânes - Premiers Pas

2010 - 7 € - red fruit (carignan varietal) - red fruit, dense but juicy, supple, frank

13001 Marseille, 3 bd National : Le débouché

13002 Marseille, 34 Grande Rue : Les Buvards, tél. 04 91 90 69 98

13005 Marseille, 133 bd de Baille : La cave de Baille, tél. 04 96 12 05 68

corbières wine labelred Corbières - Magali & Dominique Terrier - Domaine des 2 Ânes - Fontanilles

2009 - 8 € - big red fruit, does not dry the mouth much, supple

13001 Marseille, 3 bd National : Le débouché

13002 Marseille, 34 Grande Rue : Les Buvards, tél. 04 91 90 69 98

13005 Marseille, 133 bd de Baille : La cave de Baille, tél. 04 96 12 05 68

alsace wine labelwhite Alsace - Audrey et Christian Binner - Les Saveurs

2011 - 8.2 € - aromatic - loads of aromas, unfocused, fresh

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

white Alsace - Les Binner (négoce) - Muscat

2010 - 14 € - vividly aromatic - moscato - moscato, a note of nougat (but less than 9 g/l residual sugar), grapefruit, fresh

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

white Alsace - Les Binner (négoce) - Riesling

2010 - 14 € - pure - light but very intense, white fruit, nougat (but dry), fresh

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

 

French wine values tasted in 2008

red Vin de pays de l'Ardèche - Le Mazel - Saint-Philippe - (syrah)

2005 - 9 € - red fruit jelly dominates the nose - onctuous, red fruit jelly, the wine is not drying the palate

13200 Arles, 3 rue de la République, Caves du Grand Sud, tél. 04 90 93 41 20

13006 Marseille, 36 cours Julien : Si belle la vigne

alsace wine labelred Alsace - Audrey et Christian Binner - pinot noir

2006 - 11 € - Morello cherry dominates the nose - little onctuosity, Morello cherry, a note of fur, light, firm, asks for more!

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

alsace wine labelwhite Alsace - Audrey et Christian Binner - Saveurs printanières - (sylvaner, muscat et gewürtztraminer)

Non vintage - 7.4 € - onctuous, aromatic, low alcohol, fresh

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

alsace wine labelwhite Alsace - Audrey et Christian Binner - Katzenthal - riesling

2004 - 11 € - harmonious - a nose showing pebble - velvety, pebble, roasted almond, tiny gaz beads, fresh - pebble, roasted almond

13100 Aix-en-Provence, 8 rue des Cordeliers : Cave du Félibrige

 

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