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Sarabande Crowdfunding scheme 2017

By | January 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|

A UNIQUE WINE CROWDFUNDING VENTURE Aussie/Irish couple raising funds to build a winery in Southern France London, England: We are holding a tasting of Sarabande wines in London to launch our 2017 Crowdfunding venture. Domaine la Sarabande is embarking on the next stage of development of our dream in the south of France. [...]

Sarabande harvest report – part two

By | October 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Yes, we were very pleased with the quantity of grapes that we harvested in 2016. As the temperatures were so hot during harvest, above thirty for the first ten days, we decided that we would only pick during the mornings. Therefore the fruit arrived in the winery in sound condition and at a stable temperature. [...]

Sarabande GIN

By | April 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Dear Friends. I would like to announce our new project for 2016. We are aiming to produce the benchmark Gin from Faugères. Autignac distillery has produced a fantastic base spirit from some of our 2013 wine. Sarabande Gin is all about the Mediterranean and the wild botanicals from the Languedoc. We start trials next week [...]

Spring walking in Faugères

By | April 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Spring has sprung in the beautiful hills of Faugères Above the vineyards of Faugères lies an amazing array of trails lined with ancient dry stone walls. The stones have been collected over hundreds of years to firstly clear the land and secondly to build boundary walls and stone huts. These stone huts,capitelles, have been meticulously [...]

2015 Sarabande Investment opportunity

By | April 11th, 2015|Uncategorized|

2015 Wine Investment Domaine la Sarabande is a new winery that was established in 2009 by a passionate Australian/Irish couple. This start-up company was launched with the help of some very brave investors. These kind families, who had faith in Paul and Isla's skills as vignerons, put money up front so that they could buy [...]

Five Years and Five of our Favourite Domaines in Faugères

By | August 8th, 2014|Faugeres, Fish'n'Chips, Languedoc|

This year is the 5 year anniversary of the establishment of Domaine la Sarabande in Faugères. A lot has happened since we decided to come to Europe to set up our Domaine. After working in the wine industry in New Zealand, for many years, Isla and I decided that we wanted to work in Europe [...]