Logo: a guide across vine slopes French Scout

Selection of wine delivery in California state

You may also order vibrant wines (that i have qualified) online for delivery across the USA.

You could ask for wine shipping to and delivery in the California state area.

Here is my selection of vibrant wines.

 

Bottlings selected in 2020

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 webshop with delivery in Northern and Southern California: Wine Therapy, website

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

A wine shop in Los Angeles, 6801 Melrose Ave, Southern California: Domaine LA, website, itineraries, tel. 323.932.0280

A wine web shop with delivery in Northern California and Southern California: Domaine LA, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A shop and wine bar in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

 

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

Madiran - Denis Capmartin - Château Barréjat - Tradition

2016 - USD 15 - red fruit, spice - fruit-forward, accessible, dries the mouth, full but with balanced acidity

A wine store at 3331A Industrial Drive, Santa Rosa, shipping throughout Northern California: Bottle Barn, website, itineraries, tel. (707) 528-1161

An online store that ships to Southern California: Bottle Barn, website

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

Crémant d'Alsace [sparkling] wine labelCrémant d'Alsace [sparkling] - Domaine Rietsch - Extra Brut Nature

15+16 - USD 26 - yeast, toasted bread - baked apple, brioche, toasted almond, nougat, dry but not stiff, fresh

A wine webshop with delivery in Northern and Southern California: Wine Therapy, website

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 webshop with delivery in Northern and Southern California: Wine Therapy, website

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

Distributor for Northern and Southern California: Sylvester Rovine Selections, website

 

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

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

2017 - USD 18 - lime - lime, fresh

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

 

Bottlings selected in 2017

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

2014 - USD 15 - pure - barrel, firm

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

Crémant d'Alsace - Julien Albertus - Kumpf et Meyer - Brut

NV - USD 19 -

A wine webshop with delivery in Northern and Southern California: Wine Therapy, website

 

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

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

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

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

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

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

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

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

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.

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

Vouvray wine labelVouvray - François Pinon - Sec - (chenin)

2014 - USD 18 -

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

A wine shop in Los Angeles, 6801 Melrose Ave, Southern California: Domaine LA, website, itineraries, tel. 323.932.0280

A wine web shop with delivery in Northern California and Southern California: Domaine LA, website

A wine bar and bottle shop at 2219 30th St., San Diego, Southern California: The Rose, website, itineraries, tel. 619 281 0718

Vouvray - François Pinon - Magnum millésimé Brut - (chenin)

2005 - USD 19 -

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

A wine shop in Los Angeles, 6801 Melrose Ave, Southern California: Domaine LA, website, itineraries, tel. 323.932.0280

A wine web shop with delivery in Northern California and Southern California: Domaine LA, website

A wine bar and bottle shop at 2219 30th St., San Diego, Southern California: The Rose, website, itineraries, tel. 619 281 0718

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

2012 - USD 22 -

An online store that ships to Northern California and Southern California: 67 Wine, website

A shop in (plus shipping from) Los Angeles, 1527 1/2 Silver Lake Boulevard, Southern California: Eno Fine Wine, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

Crémant d'Alsace wine labelCrémant d'Alsace - Domaine Rietsch - Extra Brut Nature

2013 - USD 23 -

A wine webshop with delivery in Northern and Southern California: Wine Therapy, website

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

2013 - USD 26 -

A wine webshop with delivery in Northern and Southern California: Wine Therapy, website

A store in Los Angeles, 1911 Hillhurst Avenue, Southern California: Lou Wine Shop, website, itineraries, tel. (323) 305-7004

A wine shop in Los Angeles, 6801 Melrose Ave, Southern California: Domaine LA, website, itineraries, tel. 323.932.0280

A wine web shop with delivery in Northern California and Southern California: Domaine LA, website

A bottle shop and bar in Los Angeles, Southern California, at 460 South Spring Street: Buzz, website, itineraries, tel. (213) 622-2222

A shop and wine bar in San Francisco, 1116 Folsom St, Northern California: Terroir SF, website, itineraries

An online store with street presence at 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, Northern California: Flatiron San Francisco, website, itineraries

A wine bar and shop at 3354 Grand Ave, Oakland, Northern California: Ordinaire, website, itineraries

Distributor for Southern California and Northern California: Amy Atwood Selections, website

 

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

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 California state. The following places show recommended wines: Northern California, Southern California, or you may type a ZIP code in the box below.

There also are must-taste natural wines in California State.

 

Next releases

You may be emailed, about once a year, when several tasting reports or countries with delivery of natural wine are issued, if you write your email address below. (There are about 2000 subscribers.)

   |   About   |      |   Top of page

© 2001-2020 by Félicien Breton