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286 Ratings
Chateau Mouton Rothschild Pauillac
$650.00 USD
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Wine Details

Region

PauillacBordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(From 1999 Vintage) The beautiful 1999 Mouton Rothschild may be a modern day clone of their 1962 or 1985. Its saturated ruby/purple color is followed by sumptuous aromas of cedar wood, creme de cassis, wood smoke, coffee, and dried herbs. The wine is forward, lush, and full-bodied. It is already complex as well as succulent, fleshy, and long.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 1970 Vintage) Luscious black currant flavored Cabernet fruit makes Mouton beguilingly easy to drink. Rich Complex flavors, powerful ripe tannins and an extremely long finish are all hallmarks of this wine.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Advocate
    (From 1970 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 105 on Jun-96
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1970 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 05/15/93
  • Decanter
    (From 1987 Vintage) Rating: 0/5 - As reviewed by Decanter. Deep plum red; sweet oaky nose; medium-bodied, soft, oaky, easy tannins, polished, reasonable depth of flavour, well judged oak, could do with more concentration; medium length.
  • Wine Spectator
    (From 1992 Vintage)
  • Wine Advocate
    (From 2006 Vintage) Rating: (96-100) - As reviewed in Wine Advocate # 170 on Apr-07