Wayward Imports

We work with a number of small growers in France & import wine from these producers directly and exclusively. 

We are interested in wine from growers who are in tune with the land on which they work, employing organic or bio-dynamic practises to produce low yields of healthy fruit from unique vineyard parcels. This philosophy follows through to the cellar where the wine is made with as few additions as possible - in some cases non at all.

We feel these wines best express the place they come from and the people that make them. They are the wines that we like to drink and we’re very pleased to be bringing them into the UK. We hope you’ll enjoy them too.

  • Mikaël Bouges La Bulle 2021 | Wayward Wines

    Mikaël Bouges La Bulle 2021

    A blend of direct pressed Côt and Gamay from vines over gravelly limestone, this is Mikaël's rosé pet nat. A little rounder than previous years, still with the crunchy red apple and raspberry fruits but with a richer level of ripeness...

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  • Mikaël Bouges Clic Clac 2021 | Wayward Wines

    Mikaël Bouges Clic Clac 2021

    Clic Clac is Mikaël’s pristine pet nat of Menu Pineau, from vines over 60-years old planted over gravelly limestone. Everything here is done by hand; the wine is transferred from tank to bottle during the primary fermentation and then racked...

    £22.50
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  • Elisa Guerin Beaujolais-Village 2021 | Wayward Wines86

    Elisa Guerin Beaujolais-Village 2021

    Supremely drinkable, with a nose of carbo bubblegum and dusty crushed peppercorn spice, followed by some deep black cherry fruit and a lively lick of acidity, all underpinned with stony minerals. The body of the wine is almost weightless, showing supreme...

    £22.00
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  • Patricia & Rémi Bonneton - La Tangente Encore! 2021 | Wayward Wines

    Patricia & Rémi Bonneton - La Tangente Encore! 2021

    Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward. The latest wine from Patricia & Remi's negociant label; absolute pitch-perfect glouglou material for what we hope will be a sunny spring and summertime. This is floatation-method Grenache - by that we're...

    £23.50
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  • Patricia & Rémi Bonneton - La Tangente  Libres! 2021 | Wayward Wines

    Patricia & Rémi Bonneton - La Tangente Libres! 2021

    Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward Wines. Under their negociant label, La Tangente, this is a new iteration of their Libres! cuvée, this time made using a new blend of grapes (Syrah from Vaucluse, Southern Rhône and Clairette from...

    £27.50
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  • Patricia & Remi Bonneton - La Tangente Potion 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Patricia & Remi Bonneton - La Tangente Potion 2020

    <<Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward Wines>> A markedly different wine to the 2019 vintage that preceded it, Potion is, as always, 100% Carignan made using grapes bought in from friends farming organically in Luberon; the most...

    £24.00
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  • Noëlla Morantin La Boudinerie 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Noëlla Morantin La Boudinerie 2020

    Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward Wines. At last we finally have some of Noëlla's delicious Gamay! On a little bit more of a funky tip to her usual style, this wine is made in the whole-bunch, carbonic maceration style, and as such...

    £19.75
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  • La Vrille et le Papillon Z Rouge 2018 | Wayward Wines

    La Vrille et le Papillon Z Rouge 2018

    Great to have some stock of a back vintage that is benefitting from that extra bit of time in the cellar. Z Rouge is a blend of roughly 50/50 Syrah and Merlot. The Merlot sees only tank, but the Syrah is fermented and raised in old barrels for 9 months,...

    £23.50
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  • Controcorrente Vermouth Bianco | Wayward Wines

    Controcorrente Vermouth Bianco

    Imported directly and excusively by Wayward. Made over a base wine of Chardonnay and Durella from Daniele Piccinin, which is then steeped with a citrus and botanical tincture of lemon balm, tangerine and chamomile, before being fortified with alcohol and...

    £33.00
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  • Controcorrente Vermouth Rosso | Wayward Wines

    Controcorrente Vermouth Rosso

    Imported directly and excusively by Wayward. Made over a base wine of Corvina, Rondinella and Molinara from Daniele Piccinin, which is then steeped with a botanical tincture of thyme, helichrysum and rhubarb, before being fortified with alcohol and sugar...

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  • Elisa Guerin 'Vignes De Mon Pere' Moulin-à-Vent 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Elisa Guerin 'La Vigne de Mon Pere' Moulin-à-Vent 2020

    The aromas here are wine open, with a lifted floral perfume. With Moulin-à-Vent generally providing more meaty intensity, here an impressive balance of muscularity and elegance is on display, with a granular feel to the grippy tannins. Dark, inky...

    £26.50
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  • Elisa Guerin Chiroubles 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Elisa Guerin Chiroubles 2020

    Gorgeous, powdery aromas of crushed rose petals and peppercorns leap from the glass, the texture of the wine is beautifully soft and silky, with integrated, lightly gripping tannic structure. There is a rusty, iron-like mineral quality beneath it all,...

    £32.50
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  • Le Mazel Cuvée Briand 2018 | Wayward Wines

    Le Mazel Cuvée Briand 2018

    Briand is 100% Grenache and is, in our opinion, a perfect example of how this varietal can express itself in this part of the world. The fruit is spicy and red, with a beautiful perfume full of wild fennel and clove. The wine is neatly cut through with...

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  • Mikaël Bouges La Pente De Chavigny 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Mikaël Bouges La Pente De Chavigny 2020

    *Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward Wines* La Pente De Chavigny is bone-dry, mineral wine for the table, made from young vines of Sauvignon Blanc and all completed in tank for a pristine, whistle-clean style. The fruit shows ripeness in favour...

    £19.00
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  • Mikaël Bouges French Clara 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Mikaël Bouges French Clara 2020

    *Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward Wines* Mikaël's first, and impressively succesful, bottling of a completely 'sans souffre' still wine. In many ways this is the no-suphur version of his popular 'Pente de Chavigny' cuvée - from...

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  • Patricia & Remi Bonneton - La Tangente Les Vains 2020 | Wayward Wines

    Patricia & Remi Bonneton - La Tangente Les Vains 2020

    Imported directly and exclusively by Wayward. Les Vains is the new name for their L’Excuse cuvée - a geography-straddling wine, made using a blend of roughly 50/50 Gamay from Beaujolais and Cinsault from the Gard. 2020 is the most elegant...

    £23.50
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  • La Vrille et le Papillon La Tribu 2020 | Wayward Wines

    La Vrille et le Papillon La Tribu 2020

    Bright, herby Grenache, with plenty of juicy character and big aromas of flowers and spice. Fermented in the cabonic maceration style, to keep tannins low and dial up that black and red fruit, the wine is also raised in cuve to keep the supple character...

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  • La Vrille et le Papillon Les Fees Papillon 2020 | Wayward Wines

    La Vrille et le Papillon Les Fees Papillon 2020

    Generous rosé of Syrah with ripe strawberry fruits upfront, a gentle waft of wild herbs and some savoury structure beneath. A short maceration on the skins bleeds in a flash of colour and adds substance. A pleasingly versatile wine, with lots to...

    £16.50
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