Château Mouton Rothschild 2011

 Incl. VAT & DPA case of 6 Bottles (75cl)
Parker : 92 / 100
J. Robinson : 16,5 / 20
Wine Advocate-Parker :
Tasted at the Mouton-Rothschild vertical in London, the 2011 Mouton-Rothschild is probably the weakest of the releases between 2008 and 2012, although that would be unfairly disparaging what is a perfectly respectable, if rather unexciting Mouton. Here, it has those graphite and cedar aromas present and correct, the former a little more accentuated and with a light sea-spray note emerging with time. The palate is well balanced with cedar and a slight peat-like note infusing the black fruit, rigid in its youth but nicely delineated. As I discerned out of barrel, what it lacks is that peacock's tail on the finish, bolting out of the exit door before you have really got to know each other. Tasted April 2016.
BordeauxPauillac
Vineyard
Medoc

Alcohol
13

Dessert wine
No

J. Robinson
16,5

J. Suckling
96

R. Gabriel
18

Wine Spectator
95

Country
France

Wine certification
AOC

Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc

Area
Bordeaux

Appellation
Pauillac

Color
Red

Producer
Château Mouton Rothschild

Classification
1er cru classe

Parker
92

Allergens
Contains sulphites