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The mouth attack is very ample supported by silky tannins. Red cherry notes mingle with a touch of mocha on a long and complex journey. WINEMAKER  Fabrice Bandiera APPELLATION  Montagne Saint-Emilion GRAPE VARIETIES  70% Merlot, 20% Cabernet Franc, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon WINEMAKING  Hand selected harvest. Grapes are destemmed before a cold maceration, and followed by a micro-oxygenation in the tank. Malolactic fermentation in new French oak barrels. Aged in stainless steel tanks and then 12 months in new French oak barrels. FOOD PAIRING  Drink with grilled meat and French cheese. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13.5% Technical Sheet PDF

In the French branch of the Rothschild family, the tradition of wine dates back to 1868 with the purchase of Château Lafite by James de Rothschild. After more than a century of family history interlinked with the world of wine, Baron Edmond de Rothschild (James’ great grandson) purchased Château Clarke and Château Malmaison in 1973 and create the “Compagnie Vinicole Baron Edmond de Rothschild”. Following his father’s footsteps, Benjamin de Rothschild purchased two superb properties in 2003: the Château des Laurets and the Château de Malengin. Particular attention is given to vineyard management in order to achieve low yield and get quality …