Classic Claret gift box
The perfect gift for those who appreciate a fine claret. This beautifully branded Waddesdon box contains two Rothschild clarets from the estates of Chateau Duhart Milon and Chateau Peyre-Lebade. These two clarets offer both immediate pleasure and the potential to cellar for up to a decade.
Château Peyre-Lebade 2010 features the fruit forward characteristics specific to the Haut-Médoc appellation. This rich and developed blend of predominantly Merlot, with a splash of Cabernet Sauvignon provides toasted spice, cedar, tobacco infused black fruit wrapped around structured and well balanced tannins.
Moulin de Duhart 2016, whilst being youthful, possesses impressive complexity and accessibility. The nose reveals violets, cinnamon and nutmeg, cassis and mineral notes. The palate is perfectly poised and effortless. There’s no doubt this will evolve in the cellar, but it’s a pleasure to drink right away. In our opinion, the best Moulin Duhart ever made.
75cl x 2
Natural cork (both)
Two hours (both)
Moulin 2019 to 2028 – Peyre 2016 to 2022
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Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot
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