The vineyard

Domaine Chante Cigale, located within the village of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, has been owned and operated by the Sabon Favier family for several generations. It covers 50 hectares of vineyards classified in the Châteauneuf-du- Pape appellation.

Recently Christian Favier, the father, released the reins to his son, Alexandre, who has soon become well-known in Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Despite only being in his early 30’s he has been lauded by famous journalists like Steve Danzer in the US and Jancis Robinson in the UK, Robert Parker…

 

Winemaker : Alexandre Favier

Appellations :

  • AOP Châteauneuf-du-Pape
  • IGP Méditerranée

Surface : 50 hectares

Terroirs : Rolled pebbles, sand, clay, limestone.

Type of agriculture : Conventional

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Wines


Tradition Blanc

AOP Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Light yellow colour with green reflections. Hauntingly fragrant, reminiscent of almond and peach blossom. More informations

Tradition Rouge

AOP Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Purple colour with purplish reflections. Nose of undergrowth, spices and red and black fruits.More informations

Vieilles Vignes

AOP Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Deep purple almost black colour with thick reflections. Intense nose of cinnamon, black fruits and spices.More informations

Extrait Blanc

AOP Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Intense yellow colour with golden lights. Strong nose of white peach, mineral and floral. More informations

The Cicada

IGP Méditerranée

Ruby red colour with purplish reflections. On the nose, red fruits, raspberry, typical of young Grenache noir. More informations

L’Apostrophe

IGP Méditerranée

Red wine with purplish reflections. Nose of fresh fruits and soft spices. More informations