Baron Philippe de Rothschild bought Clerc Milon ink 1970, recognising the quality of the terroir through its dilapidated condition. The vineyard had passsed through many hands since the early 19th century and had been steadily broken up though succession. By the time of the Rothschild purchase it was reduced to but 10.5 hectares. There is no chateau here, just wine making facilities that were completely done up in 2007. It is now gravity-fed and run on clean and green principals.
Case of 12 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £910.54
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"The 2006 Château Clerc-Milon has a very respectable bouquet: red fruit rather than black, laced with tobacco, woodland and dried herbs aromas, quite Saint Julien-like in style. The palate is medium-bodied with a sweet, succulent opening: blackberry and raspberry fruit laced with salt and a dash of white pepper that leave the mouth tingling on the Merlot-driven finish." Neal Martin
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