Natural wines to buy in Virginia

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

A retailer that is not listed here can sell the wine ; he/she only has to contact the distributor or the importer to have the wine shipped and delivered.

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2018

Vin-de-France wine labelred Vin de France - Domaine Navarre - Vin d'Œillades - (œillade)

2016 - USD 14 - intense, blackberry, grape stalk - blackberry, grape stalk, astringent, balanced acidity

Distributor for Virginia, Washington, DC, and Montgomery County, Maryland: Williams Corner

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

2017 - USD 15 - twinkling, almond, lichee - twinkling, almond, lichee, intensity in a very light body, aerial, fresh

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2017 - USD 17 - lime - lime, fresh

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2017

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

2014 - USD 14 - pure - barrel, firm

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

Muscadet wine labelwhite Muscadet - 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

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2016 - USD 17 - grapefruit, peach - neither oily nor stiff, grapefruit, peach, fresh

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

white Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2016 - USD 23 -

Distributor for Virginia, Washington, DC, and Montgomery county, Maryland: Williams Corner

 

Natural wines endorsed in 2016

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

2015 - USD 12 - blackcurrant, red currant - firm, alert and bouncing

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2015 - USD 13 - litchee - glittering, tense but not stiff

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2015 - USD 17 - 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.

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

Vouvray wine labelwhite Vouvray - François Pinon - Sec

2014 - USD 17 -

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2014 - USD 17 - true to the variety, intense - freshly cut hay, pear - freshly cut hay, flower, mellow, fresh

Distributor for Virginia, Washington, DC, and Montgomery county, Maryland: Williams Corner

white Cheverny - Hervé Villemade - Domaine du Moulin

2015 - USD 18 -

Distributor for Virginia, Washington, DC, and Montgomery county, Maryland: Williams Corner

white Vouvray - François Pinon - Magnum millésimé Brut

2005 - USD 18 -

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

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

2012 - USD 21 -

Distributor for Virginia and Washington, DC: Roanoke Valley Wine Company

white Côtes du jura - Domaine Labet - Les Champs Rouges - Chardonnay 'nature'

2014 - USD 38 - intense, yellow fruit, passion fruit, toffee - oily but very precise, passion fruit, toffee, red currant, fresh

Distributor for Virginia, Washington, DC, and Montgomery county, Maryland: Williams Corner

 

There also are excellent wines with no sulfites in Virginia.

You may also read reviews on recommended wines available in Maryland, or you may request another location at the bottom of this page.

 

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