Natural wines to buy in Chesapeake Bay

Map of Chesapeake Bay
Herebelow are French wines that I recommend and where to buy them in Chesapeake Bay. A retailer that is not listed here can sell the wine ; he/she only has to contact the distributor or the importer. You could ask for wine shipment to and delivery in the Chesapeake Bay area.

 

French wine values tasted in 2017

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

2014 - USD 12 - pure - barrel, firm

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2016 - USD 12 - classic - punchy, peach, kiwi, short, lively - opens up on the second day

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2016 - USD 14 - grapefruit, peach - neither onctuous no stiff, grapefruit, peach, fresh

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

 

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 9.7 - blackcurrant, red currant - firm, alert and bouncing

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

red Vin de pays des coteaux de l'Ardèche - Jérôme Jouret - En avant doute - (grenache)

2014 - USD 15 -

Distributor for Maryland and Washington, DC: Washburn

Distributor for Maryland and Washington, DC: Washburn

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

2015 - USD 10 - litchee - glittering, tense but not stiff

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2015 - USD 14 - 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.

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2012 - USD 18 -

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

Daleville, PO Box 93, Virginia: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

 

Map of Chesapeake Bay
If the results above are too vague or the wine shops too distant from your area, then you may wish to explore a location more specific than Chesapeake Bay. The following places show recommended wines: Maryland, Virginia, or you may type a ZIP code in the box below.

 

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