Wine Mouton Cadet Bordeaux AOC Rouge, 2008, 375 ml
Wine intense garnet-red color.
The wine is round, with velvety tannins and a jam enchanting shades of red berries on the palate. Elegant spicy notes in the aftertaste juicy - a distinctive varietal characteristics of Merlot.
The wine has a rich aroma with bright notes of ripe blackberry, cherry and black currant.
The wine goes well with game, lamb, rabbit, tuna, duck.
Mouton Cadet Bordeaux Rouge is created from selected grapes from different areas of the Bordeaux region, grown winegrowers partners under the control of the company oenologist Baron Philippe de Rothschild. Berries from different vineyards are vinified separately. The wine is aged in stainless steel tanks for 12-18 months.
Mouton Cadet - the flagship brand of wines of Baron Philippe de Rothschild. Since 1930, Mouton Cadet combines quality, prestige and know-how in the seductive and expressive wines. These wines - the fruit of a generous nature and talent of winemakers, the result of combining the inimitable terroir and the passion of Baron Philippe de Rothschild.
History of the Mouton Cadet begins at the end of the 1920s during the time of crop failure. The wines produced in this period, seemed unworthy to be called Mouton-Rothschild. Already in 1930, the wine was released under the name of Mouton Cadet. Cadet translated from French means "little brother." But, despite the lack of the traditional prestige created wine was a great success. To repeat the triumph of wine, Rothschild was forced to ask for grapes to neighboring farms. Originally wine made from appellasona Pauillac, but with the growth in demand has been used grapes from appellasonov Saint Estephe and Medoc. In subsequent years, wine included grapes from vineyards even more significant, but with the beginning of World War II, production was halted. After the war, resumed production of wines under the classification of Bordeaux AOC (1947). In 1970, in accordance with the concept of the brand has been added white wine, resulting in 1975 sales amounted to more than 3 million. Bottles worldwide. In 1996, the wine was created Réserve Mouton Cadet, which is characterized by a great potential for aging. Mouton Cadet brand is one of the most sold in 2007, sales totaled 30 million. Bottles. In the same year in the line of Mouton Cadet added rose wine, and there are three wines in the line of Réserve Mouton Cadet (Saint-Émilion, Sauternes and Graves). Today, Mouton Cadet wine exported to more than 150 countries worldwide. These wines can be found in prestigious restaurants in the US, Europe and Asia, the best hotels resorts in the world, on board the Concorde and the transatlantic liner. Mouton Cadet is not the first year is the sponsor of the Cannes Film Festival, Rolland Garros tennis tournament, as well as the Russian Theatre Festival Golden Mask.
Logo Mouton Cadet - is a stylized image of a combination of a bunch of grapes and a lamb (Mouton in French means "lamb").