Where to find natural wine

When in Rhineland: buy these French wines

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

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.)

 

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

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

2015 - 9.1 € -

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

red Vin de France [Ardèche] - Antonin Azzoni - Le Raisin et l'ange - Hommage à Robert

2016 - 11 € - extremely aromatic - blackcurrant, moka - blackcurrant, moka, light, a little stiff, firm - very long (blackcurrant)

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

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

Germany, 50667 Köln: Fegers und Berts

Germany, 53721 Siegburg: Fegers und Berts

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2017

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

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

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

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

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

2015 - 10 € -

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

2014 - 10 € -

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2016 - 13 € -

Germany, 50667 Köln: Fegers und Berts

Germany, 53721 Siegburg: Fegers und Berts

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2016

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

2014 - 8 € -

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

red Vin de France [Languedoc] - Jean-François Coutelou - Mas Coutelou - Sauvé de la citerne

2015 - 9 € -

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

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

2014 - 10 € -

Germany, 50823 Köln: La Vincaillerie

vin-de-pays wine labelwhite Vin de pays - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin - Sauvignon

2014 - 9.2 € - true to the variety, intense - freshly cut hay, pear - freshly cut hay, flower, mellow, fresh

Germany, 50667 Köln: Fegers und Berts

Germany, 53721 Siegburg: Fegers und Berts

Cheverny wine labelwhite Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2015 - 10 € -

Germany, 50667 Köln: Fegers und Berts

Germany, 53721 Siegburg: Fegers und Berts

 

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