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Fresh and vibrant wines to buy in Brooklyn, NYC

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Herebelow are vibrant wines and where to buy them in Brooklyn, NYC.

Here is my selection of vibrant wines. The establishments must sell by the bottle (without asking you to purchase anything else, even if they are bistros). []

 

Bottlings selected in 2020

Vin de France [44] - Jérémie Huchet - Chapeau melon blanc - [melon de Bourgogne, sauvignon blanc]

2018 - USD 14 -

A wine shop at 436 7th Avenue (between 14/15 Streets), Brooklyn, New York City: Slope Cellars, website, itineraries, tel. 718 369 7307

Muscadet Sèvre et Maine sur lie wine labelMuscadet Sèvre et Maine sur lie - Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - Domaine de la Pépière - Domaine de la Pépière

2019 - USD 16 - no problem - radiant - no velvety, radiant, no stiffness, fresh

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

Muscadet Sèvre et Maine sur lie wine labelMuscadet Sèvre et Maine sur lie - Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - Domaine de la Pépière - Clos des Briords Vieilles vignes

2019 - USD 19 - crystalline, mineral, fresh but not stiff

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

Muscadet Sèvre et Maine wine labelMuscadet Sèvre et Maine - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Château Thébaud

2014 - USD 26 - almond, star fruit, nougat - no smoothness and very intense, almond, star fruit, nougat, fresh

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

Crémant d'alsace [sparkling] - Audrey et Christian Binner - KB - Extra Brut Zéro dosage [sans sulfite ajouté], magnum, assemblage

2008 - USD 35 - white fruit, yeast - fine bubbles, full, white fruit, nougat but dry, toasted loaf, great aromatic depth, no stiffness, fresh

A wine shop at 436 7th Avenue (between 14/15 Streets), Brooklyn, New York City: Slope Cellars, website, itineraries, tel. 718 369 7307

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

 

Bottlings selected in 2019

Vin-de-pays-du-Jardin-de-la-France wine labelVin de pays du Jardin de la France - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - La Pépie - Cabernet franc

2018 - USD 14 - a very good imitation of a Mediterranean wine, but less alcohol - red fruit - velvety, fat and sweet, red fruit, balanced acidity

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

vin de France wine labelVin de France - Jean-Marie Rimbert - Domaine Rimbert - Bu End

2018 - USD 16 - an easy natural wine, very aromatic - blackcurrant, white pepper - blackcurrant, more aromatic intensity and less body than other bottlings from the same domain, tiny gas beads, balanced acidity

A store in Brooklyn, 211 North 11th Street, New York City, and online via their web wine store: The Natural Wine Company, website, itineraries, tel. (646) 397-9463

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in Brooklyn, 153 Franklin Street, New York City: Dandelion Wine, website, itineraries, tel. +1 347 689 4563

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

Muscadet Sèvre et Maine wine labelMuscadet Sèvre et Maine - Marc Ollivier, Rémi Branger, Gwénaëlle Croix - EARL La Pépière - Domaine de la Pépière (AB)

2018 - USD 16 - joyful - almond, lichee - almond, lichee, a very light body, fresh

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

Crémant [sparkling] - Domaine Buronfosse - Brut - Chardonnay & savagnin

2016 - USD 37 - lots of pressure - toast, honeysuckle, grapefruit - fine bubbles, honeysuckle, grapefruit, dry and fresh

A wine bar and shop in Brooklyn, 153 Franklin Street, New York City: Dandelion Wine, website, itineraries, tel. +1 347 689 4563

A store in Brooklyn, New York City: Fermented Grapes, website, itineraries

A store in Brooklyn, 211 North 11th Street, New York City, and online via their web wine store: The Natural Wine Company, website, itineraries, tel. (646) 397-9463

A wine shop at 436 7th Avenue (between 14/15 Streets), Brooklyn, New York City: Slope Cellars, website, itineraries, tel. 718 369 7307

 

Bottlings selected in 2018

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

2017 - USD 16 - twinkling, almond, lichee - twinkling, almond, lichee, intensity in a very light body, aerial, fresh

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2017 - USD 18 - lime - lime, fresh

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

 

Bottlings selected in 2017

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

2014 - USD 15 - pure - barrel, firm

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2016 - USD 15 - classic - punchy, peach, kiwi, short, lively - opens up on the second day

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2016 - USD 18 - grapefruit, peach - neither oily nor stiff, grapefruit, peach, fresh

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

 

Bottlings selected in 2016

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

2015 - USD 13 - blackcurrant, red currant - firm, alert and bouncing

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2015 - USD 12 - intense - punchy, varietal, balanced

A store in Brooklyn, 211 North 11th Street, New York City, and online via their web wine store: The Natural Wine Company, website, itineraries, tel. (646) 397-9463

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in Brooklyn, 153 Franklin Street, New York City: Dandelion Wine, website, itineraries, tel. +1 347 689 4563

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2015 - USD 16 - 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

A store in Brooklyn, 211 North 11th Street, New York City, and online via their web wine store: The Natural Wine Company, website, itineraries, tel. (646) 397-9463

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in Brooklyn, 153 Franklin Street, New York City: Dandelion Wine, website, itineraries, tel. +1 347 689 4563

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2014 - USD 19 - reminds of a Châteauneuf du Pape - abundant, punchy, for the BBQ, balanced

A store in Brooklyn, 211 North 11th Street, New York City, and online via their web wine store: The Natural Wine Company, website, itineraries, tel. (646) 397-9463

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in Brooklyn, 153 Franklin Street, New York City: Dandelion Wine, website, itineraries, tel. +1 347 689 4563

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2015 - USD 14 - litchee - glittering, tense but not stiff

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

Saint chinian - Domaine Rimbert - L'Agathe - (clairette, roussanne, rolle, grenache blanc)

2015 - USD 15 - little aromas - oily, large, fresh

A store in Brooklyn, 211 North 11th Street, New York City, and online via their web wine store: The Natural Wine Company, website, itineraries, tel. (646) 397-9463

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in Brooklyn, 153 Franklin Street, New York City: Dandelion Wine, website, itineraries, tel. +1 347 689 4563

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2015 - USD 18 - 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.

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2012 - USD 22 -

A store in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn, 428 Lorimer Street, New York City: De Wine Spot, website, itineraries, tel. +1 718 388 9463

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

2013 - USD 26 -

A wine shop at 436 7th Avenue (between 14/15 Streets), Brooklyn, New York City: Slope Cellars, website, itineraries, tel. 718 369 7307

A store in Brooklyn, 1069 Bedford Avenue, New York City: Atlas Wine Merchants, website, itineraries

 

Price figures are only rough estimates of the US retail tags, at the date of the tasting. Wines are selected on personal criteria.

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