Natural wines to buy in Buffalo, Niagara

Herebelow are French wines that I recommend and where to buy them in Buffalo, Niagara. A retailer that is not listed here can sell the wine ; he/she only has to contact the distributor or the importer.

 

French wine values tasted in 2017

red Vin de France - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Granit

2014 - USD 14 - pure - barrel, firm

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Domaine de la Pépière (AB)

2016 - USD 15 - classic - punchy, peach, kiwi, short, lively - opens up on the second day

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Clos des Briords - Vieilles vignes

2016 - USD 17 - grapefruit, peach - neither oily nor stiff, grapefruit, peach, fresh

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

 

French wine values tasted in 2016

pays wine labelred Pays - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - Domaine de la Pépière - La Pépie - Côt

2015 - USD 12 - blackcurrant, red currant - firm, alert and bouncing

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Domaine de la Pépière

2015 - USD 13 - litchee - glittering, tense but not stiff

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Clos des Briords - Magnum

2015 - USD 17 - white fruits, lichee, clementine - no creaminess, lichee, lemon peel, clementine, pure, minerally, a hint of salt, no stiffness, fresh / Beware to only buy magnums : 25% of the 75cl bottles are corked.

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

Vouvray wine labelwhite Vouvray - François Pinon - Sec

2014 - USD 17 -

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

white Vouvray - François Pinon - Magnum millésimé Brut

2005 - USD 18 -

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Château-Thébaud

2012 - USD 21 -

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

white Bourgogne blanc - [Alice et Olivier de Moor, négoce] - Le vendangeur masqué

2014 - USD 30 - very pure, honeysuckle, pink grapefruit then nougat - wide, dry, fresh

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

white Chablis - Alice et Olivier De Moor - Bel Air et Clardy

2014 - USD 35 - pink grapefruit - velvety, radiant, pink grapefruit, peach, red currant, silky, fresh

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine, tel. 212.807.1680

 

Price figures are only very rough estimates of the US retail tags, at the date of the tasting.

Wines are selected on personal criteria.

 

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