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Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe 5ème Grand Cru Classé 1998

  • Black fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for ageing
  • Color:Red
  • 12.50% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

A powerful, woody wine, very juicy and silky, typical of its appellation. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 slightly marked label, 1 slightly peeled off label
  • Country/Region: Bordeaux
  • Appellation/Wine: Pauillac
  • Classification: 5ème Grand Cru Classé
  • Producer/Owner: Famille Rothschild
  • More information....

Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe 5ème Grand Cru Classé serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Paupiettes de veau, Lapin en gibelotte, Axoa de veau.

Peak: To drink

  • Vintage score: 17/20
  • What the experts say...

    "A blend of 42% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Cabernet Franc, and 38% Merlot, this black/purple-colored claret exhibits sweet aromas of licorice, incense, Asian spices, cedar, plums, and black currants. Full-bodied and sweet on the entry, with good acidity, definition, and ripe tannin (...)" R. Parker (04/2001)

    Lot presentation
    Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe 5ème Grand Cru Classé

    Cuvée presentation

    The vineyard with old vines (46 years on average) is located on a gravelly soil and produces powerful and rich wines with long and melted tannins.

    Information about domain Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe

    Baron Philippe de Rothschild bought this wine in 1933. Neighboring the famous Mouton Rothschild, it belonged since the XVIIth century to the Armailhacq family. Therefore it was called Château Mouton d'Armailhacq. Ij 1956, it was called Château Mouton Baron Philippe, and then in 1975, Château Mouton Baronne Philippe. Since 1989, the Baronne Philippine de Rothschild has renowned it, according to its origin, Château d'Armailhac.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 slightly marked label, 1 slightly peeled off label
    • Origin: Trade
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: Yes
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: no
    • Alcohol percentage: 12.50 %
    • Country/Region: Bordeaux
    • Appellation/Wine: Pauillac
    • Classification: 5ème Grand Cru Classé
    • Producer/Owner: Famille Rothschild
    • Vintage: 1998
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: To drink
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Conventional 
    • Size (in ha): 50
    • Volume: 220000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Black fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 57% Cabernet Sauvignon, 23% Merlot, 18% Cabernet franc, 2% Petit verdot
    Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe 5ème Grand Cru Classé
    Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe 5ème Grand Cru Classé

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    Château d'Armailhac - Mouton Baron(ne) Philippe 5ème Grand Cru Classé 1998

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