Mouton Rothschild

    Philippe Sereys de Rothschild succeeds Baroness as Mouton chairman

    … and the Mouton Cadet brand. Philippe de Rothschild, 51, is a graduate of Harvard Business School and worked as a mergers analyst at Lazard Bank in New York and as finance director of a large energy company before returning to the family wine estates. A spokesperson at Chateau Mouton Rothschild confirmed that Baroness Philippine’s other two children…

    5 readers - By Decanter

    Back to back vintages of Mouton Rothschild. This never happens...

    …18th September 2014 Photo Back to back vintages of Mouton Rothschild. This never happens to me. I’m honestly still trying to wrap my head around Bordeaux. Lots of young somms don’t even bother with it. It’s too dense, to expensive, too old-guard, too boring. Except that it’s not. The 2000 sung like Kate Bush. Just lovely.…

    6 readers - By oenorific.

    Wine of the Week – 2003 Hauts de Pontet-Canet

    …. It produces full-bodied, well-structured, long-lived wines famous for their finesse and elegance. In keeping with a longstanding Médoc tradition, it is blended with Merlot and Cabernet Franc, which add a touch of smoothness and charm. In certain vintages, Petit Verdot can also be counted on to contribute complexity. Pontet-Canet’s terroir features rises…

    1 readers - By Cliff's Wine Picks