New release wines at Domaine la Sarabande

By |2018-04-14T09:21:45+00:00April 11th, 2018|Faugeres, Uncategorized|

Sarabande Press Release March 2018 At Domaine la Sarabande we are focussed on creating our highly acclaimed red wines in the Vineyards. The terroir of our Appellation is unique because the schist soils are extremely ancient in the southern French region of Faugères. The schist is mixed with a percentage of limestone [...]

Five Years and Five of our Favourite Domaines in Faugères

By |2016-12-14T09:39:13+00:00August 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 [...]

Sarabande New York Tour part two

By |2016-12-14T09:39:13+00:00April 22nd, 2014|Faugeres, New York, Uncategorized|

It's the acid that eats the bodies! New Jersey. What a weird and wonderful place. I teamed up with the unstopable Chris Zitzman, in charge of Angels' share portfolio in New Jersey, early on Wedsnesday morning. We arranged to meet at the Weehawken ferry terminal just across the Hudson river from Manhattan. This stretch of [...]

By |2016-12-14T09:39:14+00:00June 22nd, 2012|Best, Faugeres, Languedoc, leading|

A leading Languedoc appellationOne of the reasons that we first moved to Faugères was because we really liked the wines that were produced here. We really believe it is one of the best Languedoc regions to produce wines that display unique typicity. The driving factor that we notice in this appellation is that the acidity [...]