Archive for the ‘Domaine de Fontsainte’ Category

Chez Les Laboucarié

While in the Languedoc this summer, one of my favorite visits was to Domaine de Fontsainte in the appellation of Corbières. I was particularly excited about going because I bring the wines home at least once a week to enjoy with dinner. Bruno Laboucarié runs his family’s domaine today, but since he was out on […]

A Visit from Fontsainte

Bruno Laboucarié and his sister, Marie-Christine Polak, visited our retail shop in Berkeley during their recent trip to the US. Our producers often spend time with our sales representatives in California and around the nation, showing off their lovely wines to restaurants and retailers. Wine buyers and sommeliers enjoy meeting our winemakers because they can […]

A Visit To Domaine de Fontsainte

On a recent wine trip through the beautiful and still underappreciated Languedoc region of southern France, I had the pleasure to pay my friend Bruno Laboucarié a visit. Bruno represents the current generation of the Laboucarié family managing their property, Domaine de Fontsainte, in the appellation of Corbières.  He took the reins from his father […]