Wine "Le Petit Mouton" De Mouton Rothschild, 2007
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Reviews of purchase "Le Petit Mouton" De Mouton Rothschild, 2007
Wine of deep ruby color.
The wine has a wonderfully balanced, juicy palate with delicious hints of caramel and pepper, tangible velvety tannins and an elegant long finish.
In the bright, rich aroma of wine reveals tones of cherry jam, ripe plum, licorice and spices, complemented by light nuances of vanilla.
Great wine as a digestif, goes well with delicious meat dishes and mature cheeses.
"Le Petit Mouton De Mouton Rothschild" - second wine Chateau Mouton Rothschild, producing since 1993. The name of the wine indicates not only his status of "junior" wine, but also on the same residence Baroness Philippinne de Rothschild in the heart of the estate. Usually used to create a wine harvest from young vines. As for the vinification, it is done as carefully and painstakingly as the main wine Chateau. The grapes are harvested by hand in small baskets. Fermentation takes place on the basis of traditional methods in wooden vats. After malolactic fermentation in new oak barrels, the wine is aged for 22 months in oak barrels famous Chateau Mouton. All actions are aimed at winemakers, wine to fully express the elegance, depth and Pauillac terroir. Wine storage capacity ranges from 8 to 15 years depending on the vintage and the storage conditions.
Wine story Rothschild - the famous banking family, who in the XIX century have created a financial empire began in 1853 with the purchase of Bran Castle Mouton in Pauillac. This castle was given the name Rothschild Chateau Mouton Rothschild, and producing wine here respectively called Mouton Rothschild. But the family had little interest in production until 1920, when the estate began to manage an ambitious, bright and eccentric Baron Philippe de Rothschild, who breathed new life into the vineyard inherited them. Today, the name of the person associated with the steady pursuit of high quality in the production of wine and unprecedented success in the wine business.
Baron Philippe de Rothschild was truly devoted to his cause, he was guided by innovative and revolutionary ideas in the wine industry that literally changed the lives of all lovers of wine from Bordeaux. Thanks to the courage, brilliant mind, intuition and creativity, he made a rather conservative revolution in business - a traditional French winemaking. Baron was among the first in Bordeaux introduced the practice of bottling of wine in the economy, which is generally accepted. Another innovative step was the construction of an unusual wine cellar, designed by his friend, the architect of Paris. This cellar was not underground, and above it. The aim of the company from its very inception has been producing the best wines in the world in any category. Excellent quality wine is largely determined by the company over the years perfected the art of blending.
Daughter of Philippe de Rothschild, Baroness Philippine de Rothschild, head of the company today, continues the tradition of his father and makes every effort to modernize and develop the family business. Today, the company's products are exported to over 60 countries.