Where to find natural wine

When in Britain: buy these French wines

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

The below vintners often use no sulphur dioxide (SO2) during the winemaking or the bottling. Only a few bottles may contain sulfites — in very small quantities. (Around 10 mg per liter. Ask the merchant or the importer.) You could ask for wine shipment to and delivery in the Britain area.

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2018

red Vin de France [Ardèche] - Hélène et Christophe Comte - Domaine des Vigneaux - Syrah

2016 - 7.6 € - dust, violet, blackcurrant - dark, blackcurrant, violet, moka, juicy, balanced acidity

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

red Vin de France [Ardèche] - Hélène et Christophe Comte - Domaine des Vigneaux - Grain… cheux - (grenache)

2015 - 9.1 € -

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

white Alsace - Vincent Stoeffler - (Tradition) Nature [pas de SO2] - Riesling

2016 - 9.8 € - intense - very aromatic, harmonious, not wholly pure, fresh

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vins étonnants

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2017 - 15 € - very aromatically intense, very pure - nougat, peach, apricot - peach, apricot, no stiffness, fresh

London, England, Wales and Scotland: Maison Aubert, phone: 77 9357 3166

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Cave Pur Jus

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2017

red Vin de table [Languedoc] - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou

Non vintage - 6.6 € - - punchy, tiny gas beads, balanced

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

red Vin de France - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou - 5SO simple - (cinsault)

2016 - 8 € - raspberry - intense, raspberry, tiny gas beads, balanced

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

vin de France [Languedoc] wine labelred Vin de France [Languedoc] - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou - 7 rue de la Pompe - [Syrah, grenache noir]

2015 - 8.3 € - intense, plum - punchy: holds pizza, plum, ample but balanced

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

vin de France [Languedoc] wine labelred Vin de France [Languedoc] - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou - Le Vin des amis

2015 - 9.3 € - tobacco - plenty, Grenache or Italian-like, tiny gas beads, balanced, holds pizza or merguez

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

red Vin de France - Hélène et Christophe Comte - Domaine des Vigneaux - Grain… cheux - (grenache)

2015 - 10 € -

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

red Vin de France - Hélène et Christophe Comte - Domaine des Vigneaux - Tandem - (grenache à 80%, syrah)

2014 - 10 € -

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

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

2016 - 10 € - fresh and intense, black fruit - black fruit, much alcohol, balanced

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - Marion Pescheux, Manuel Landron - Domaine Complemen'terre - Croix Moriceau

2015 - 9.5 € - intense - peach - velvety, peach, nougat, juicy, no stiffness, fresh

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2016 - 13 € -

London, England, Wales and Scotland: Maison Aubert, phone: 77 9357 3166

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Cave Pur Jus

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

white Alsace muscat - Audrey et Christian Binner - Hinterburg - [sans sulfite ajouté]

2013 - 18 € - very intense, Muscat - wide, fresh almond, intense and minerally, fresh

A shop in (and delivery from) Guildford, Pew Corner, Old Portsmouth, GU3 1LP Surrey, England: Les Caves de Pyrène

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Vin chez nous

An online merchant with delivery in England, Wales and Scotland: Petites Caves

 

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 Britain. The following places show recommended wines: Scotland, England, Wales, or try the wineshop explorer below.

 

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