Medoc CC and St Emilion 1GCC 2003

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The pasting that this heatwave received, 10 years on, from our panel was not wholly unexpected. 'Okay', 'sound' and 'drinkable' were descriptors reserved for only the best wines. See the top rated Medoc crus classes and St Emilion premiers grands crus classes 2003s here...
Château Mouton Rothschild Pauillac 1CC
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Château Mouton-Rothschild, Pauillac 1CC
Decanter average score:
17.25pts/20 (90+/100pts)
Individual judge’s scores: Stephen Brook 17.5 Ronan Sayburn MS 17 Steven Spurrier 17
Rich, juicy black fruit nose, with a light savoury tone plus graphite and minerals. Rich, fullbodied and juicy, this has heft, power and dense, dark blackcurrants. The acidity is a bit low but this isn’t flagging.
Drink 2013–2020
Alc 13%
Price £300–£562 Widely available at leading Bordeaux merchants* including Bordeaux Index

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