Chateau Mouton Rothschild 1949 . PauillacClick the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionChateau Mouton Rothschild 1949
1ts, 1hs, 2lbsl
"The 1949's bouquet offers copious amounts of sweet, ripe cassis fruit, herbs, spicy oak, and a touch of coffee and cinnamon. Medium-bodied, with moderate tannin still noticeable, this compact, dark garnet, opaquely-colored wine possesses superb concentration and a remarkably long finish. It appears to be fully mature, yet the balance, length, and tannin level suggest this wine could last for another 20 years. The 1949 was always considered to be the late Baron's favorite vintage." (94 pts. Robert Parker, Bordeaux Book 3rd Ed., Jan. 1998)
Estimate: $2,400 - $3,250.
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