Mouton Rothschild

    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.…

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    Wine of the Week – 2003 Hauts de Pontet-Canet

    … the world. The Cruse family owned Pontet-Canet for 110 years, until another shipper (from Cognac this time), Guy Tesseron, acquired it in 1975. The Vineyard Château Pontet-Canet is located in the heart of the Pauillac appellation, just south of châteaux Mouton Rothschild and d’Armailhac. It has the poor gravelly soil typical of the greatest vineyards…

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