It’s a lot of pressure to put onto a single wine.
Full tasting note for Mouton Rothschild 1945
Wines served had been re-corked by the Château within the last 30 years.
The wine was tasted at a charity evening held to raise funds for the Palace of Versailles and Notre Dame Cathedral, following the Sotheby’s auction of 75 cases of Mouton Rothschild wines – including the 2005, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2013 vintages – in Hong Kong, London and New York. Auction sales reached USD$2.7m.