Natural wines to buy in TN and Tennessee

Herebelow are French wines that I recommend and where to buy them in TN and Tennessee. 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

Vin-de-table-français wine labelred Vin de table français - Domaine Rimbert - Cousin Oscar - (cinsault)

2015 - USD 10. - intense - punchy, varietal, balanced

Tennessee distributor: Ajax Turner

vin-de-pays wine labelred Vin de pays - Jean-Marie Rimbert - Domaine Rimbert - Bu End - (nature)

2015 - USD 14 - an easy natural wine, very aromatic - blackcurrant, red currant - blackcurrant, red currant, a hint of volatile acidity, more aromatic intensity and less body than other bottlings from the same domain, balanced

Tennessee distributor: Ajax Turner

red Vin de table - Domaine Rimbert - Grenachator - [grenache]

2014 - USD 16 - reminds of a Châteauneuf du Pape - abundant, punchy, for the BBQ, balanced

Tennessee distributor: Ajax Turner

white Saint chinian - Domaine Rimbert - L'Agathe

2015 - USD 13 - little aromas - onctuous, large, fresh

Tennessee distributor: Ajax Turner

white Crémant d'alsace - Stéphane Bannwarth - Les vins Pirouettes (par Binner & Compagnie) - Zéro dosage

2013 - USD 23 -

Tennessee distributor: Ajax Turner

 

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

Tennessee distributor: Boonedocks

red Côtes du Rhône Brézème - Éric Texier

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

Tennessee distributor: Boonedocks

 

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