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8th January Sunday Times
9th January 2012

The Domaine Sainte Rose La Garrigue 2009 received a nice write up in 8th of January, 2012 Sunday Times article by…

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End of Vintage 2011!
10th October 2011

The excitement of the first few nights of the harvest seem like a long time ago! It is now two months…

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Our GSM Harvest!
26th September 2011

Our Grenache, Syrah and Mourvedre Harvest! The three red grape varieties indigenous to the south of France are Grenache, Syrah and…

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The Last Whites!
22nd September 2011

Marsanne and Roussanne are the last two white grape varieties that we havest at Sainte Rose. They originate from the Rhone…

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2011 Chardonnay Harvest
12th August 2011

Chardonnay 12th of August, 2011 The first grape variety to ripen at Sainte Rose is always the Chardonnay.  As it was…

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Picking While Beziers Parties!
9th August 2011

For a lot of our neighbours, friends and aquaintences in this area the biggest party of the year is approaching.  It…

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Pre-Harvest Update
8th July 2011

So after the ‘wacky weather’ we had earlier in the year, our climate seems to have settled down into a more…

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Wacky Weather
10th May 2011

Wacky Weather This Spring! The weather this year has provoked much discussion in wine producing areas all over France, from early…

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The Butterfly Dilemma!
19th April 2011

The Butterfly Dilemma! Apparently Domaine de Sainte Rose is the butterfly and moth capital of the Herault!  In a departmental-wide survey…

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Bottling BritPack!
14th April 2011

Bottling Brit Pack! Our 5th day of bottling in 4 months saw the first Brit Pack stickers going on to bottles…

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Taste Test
7th March 2011

Wine tasting can be an intimidating experience. All that swirling and sniffing and slurping and spitting and then the description of…

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The Pinnacle
17th February 2011

Pinnacle: n. 1. A high pointed piece of rock. 2. A small pointed turret built as an ornament on a roof….

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