Natural wines to buy in Maryland

Herebelow are French wines that I recommend and where to buy them in Maryland. 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 2016

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

2015 - USD 11 - blackcurrant, red currant - firm, alert and bouncing

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

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

2014 - USD 17 -

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 11 - litchee - glittering, tense but not stiff

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

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

2015 - USD 15 - 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

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

2012 - USD 19 -

Baltimore, 1817 Portal Street, Maryland: Bacchus Importers Ltd

Linthicum, 525 Progress Drive, Maryland: Premier Beverage Company

 

French wine values tasted in 2015

white Vouvray - François Pinon - Les Déronnières

2014 - USD 30 - white fruit, lemon - white fruit, lemon, crisp

A store in Potomac, Maryland: Beltway Fine Wines, 11325 Seven Locks Road, MD 20854, Tel: 410-668-8884

A store in Laurel, Maryland: Corridor Fine Wine and Spirits, 3321 Laurel-Fort Meade Road, MD 20724, Tel: 301-617-8507

 

French wine values tasted in 2013

red Côtes du rhône - Éric Texier

2010 - USD 14 - This pleases everybody, a Cotes du Rhone typical but without flaw - blackcurrent or blackberry - slightly punchy (as it should be) balanced

Maryland distributor: Premier Beverage, tel. 410-401-9300

red Côtes du Rhône Brézème - Éric Texier

2011 - USD 19 - blackberry - blackberry, plum, violet, dense, not drying, juicy, balanced

Maryland distributor: Premier Beverage, tel. 410-401-9300

 

You may also read reviews on recommended wines available in Virginia, or you may request another location at the bottom of this page.

 

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