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 2015

Vin-de-pays-du-Jardin-de-la-France wine labelred Vin de pays du Jardin de la France - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière, Domaine de la Pépière - La Pépie - Cabernet franc

2013 - USD 8.6 - served a bit cool - green pepper - green pepper

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

red Pays - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière, Domaine de la Pépière - La Pépie - Côt

2014 - USD 9.7 - serve a bit cool - blackcurrant - blackcurrant, lean but not stiff, firm

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

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

2014 - USD 10 - a good party wine, even better than the 2013 vintage - modest on the nose, with stones and flowers - intense but lean, tense but not stiff

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

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

2014 - USD 14 - white fruits, lichee, clementine - no creaminess, lichee, lemon peel, clementine, pure, minerally, a hint of salt, no stiffness, fresh

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

white Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière, Domaine de la Pépière - Clisson

2012 - USD 16 - velvety, peach, fresh

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière, Domaine de la Pépière - Cuvée 3

2009 - USD 18 - pure - a shy nose - velvety, linden, nougat, fresh

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

white Vouvray - François Pinon - Les Déronnières

2014 - USD 28 - white fruit, lemon - white fruit, lemon, crisp

A store in Yorktown Heights, New York State, NY 10598 : Suburban Wines

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

 

French wine values tasted in 2014

pays wine labelred Pays - Domaine de la Pépière - La Pépie - Côt

2013 - USD 8.6 - served a bit cool : a better replacement to rosé - redcurrant - redcurrant, lean but not stiff, firm

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

Saint-chinian wine labelred Saint chinian - Jean-Marie Rimbert - Les Travers de Marceau

2012 - USD 13 -

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Domaine de la Pépière - Domaine de la Pépière

2013 - USD 10 - a good party wine - modest on the nose, with stones and flowers - intense but lean, tense but not stiff

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Domaine de la Pépière - Château-Thébaud

2010 - USD 15 -

Canada, Ontario: Liquor Control Board of Ontario

A store in upstate New York, Buffalo, NY 14217: Prime Wines

A store in upstate New York, Orchard Park, NY 14127: Prestige Wines

Distributor for New York State, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North Carolina: David Bowler Wine

 

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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