Mouton Cadet Rouge is made from a blend of classic grape varieties : Merlot (84%), Cabernet Sauvignon (10%) and Cabernet Franc (6%). Merlot brings roundness and ripe red fruit flavours, Cabernet Sauvignon the tannic structure and touches of black berry fruit, and Cabernet Franc elegance and freshness.
BLENDING NOTES Mouton Cadet Blanc is a blend of classic varieties: Sauvignon Blanc (69%) brings fresh, fruity and floral aromas and flavours, Sémillon (28%) gives roundness and structure and Muscadelle (3%) a distinctive aromatic character.
TASTING NOTES ASPECT: Light yellow with glittering highlights.
NOSE: The nose opens on citrus notes combined with the elegant white fruit aromas typical of Semillon. Characteristic Sauvignon Blanc box and broom aromas emerge with airing, gradually becoming more prominent in the bouquet.
PALATE: From an elegant and sensual attack, the midpalate displays good consistency and attractive fruit flavours, especially grapefruit and white peach, while the fruit-filled finish prolongs the pleasure with great refinement.
Le Rosé de Mouton Cadet is a blend of traditional Bordeaux varieties: Merlot (53%) gives roundness and fruit, Cabernet Franc (20%) brings refinement and Cabernet Sauvignon (27%) the power and the structure typical of Bordeaux rosé.
TASTING NOTES ASPECT: A glittering pale pink.
NOSE: The very fresh nose opens on redcurrant, raspberry and pink grapefruit aromas, followed by cherry and herby garrigue notes which add to the wine's aromatic complexity.
PALATE: The attack displays the same freshness as the nose, with attractive fruit. The midpalate consolidates the flavour of this already highly aromatic wine, bringing some additional citrus touches
Baron Philippe de Rothschild SA is a joint-stock corporation with a Supervisory Board chaired by Philippe Sereys de Rothschild and an Executive Committee. It has two distinct lines of business, the Estates and branded wines, united under a single management in the same pursuit of excellence.
The company manages three classified growths in the Pauillac appellation, including the illustrious Château Mouton Rothschild. It also produces and sells a range of high-quality branded wines which it sources from various partner growers then blends, matures and bottles itself, foremost among them the famous Mouton Cadet.