Wine at Waddesdon
A perfect destination for lovers of wine. See one of the largest collections of Château Lafite Rothschild wines outside France. Take a free tour of the cellars. Taste Rothschild wines and guest wines in the shop. Marvel at wine inspired works of art. Enjoy fine food and wine events held throughout the year.
Private wine tastings
We offer a selection of private wine tastings suitable for all group sizes and types. Whether you’re looking for an introduction to Rothschild wine or after something a little more complex we have the tasting for you.
If you would like to discuss your requirements or enquire about a bespoke tasting, please contact our wine expert, Peter on 01296 653238 or email Peter Tompkins
The story of wine at Waddesdon
Wine is an important part of the Rothschild story at Waddesdon. From the purchase of Château Mouton Rothschild by Baron Nathaniel in 1853 to family collections now in the cellar, the family name has been synonymous with some of the greatest wines in the world. Today you’ll find a carefully curated offer of Rothschild wines online with tasting notes and gift box recommendations.
Make wine the focus of your day
- 10am: explore the wine cellars, free with your grounds ticket
- 1pm: enjoy lunch in the Stables Cafe or Five Arrows Hotel and try Rothschild wines by the glass
- 2.30pm: try before you buy with free daily tastings or try fine Rothschild wines in 50ml pours (from £5.95) with our Rothschild wine experts
- 3pm: select from 126 Rothschild wines to drink at home or gift