Domaines Baron James de Rothschild
Domaines Barons de Rothschild is known through the ownership of the Lafite vineyard in France, which produces quality red wines and vintages. With a long history dating back to as early as the 17th century, the vineyard was inherited by the Ségur family who refined the winemaking techniques of the estate. It began to earn the recognition of being a great winemaking estate, enjoyed by many in the European society. Château Lafite was purchased by Baron James de Rothschild in 1868 and boasted great wines that would be the highest priced wine of its vintage year.
With an average grapevine age of 39 years old, the grape varieties in the Lafite vineyard includes Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. Throughout the decades, it continued to produce fine and exceptional vintages, with the turn of the century offering promising ageing vintages. Find Baron James de Rothschild products in Singapore’s duty-free shopping today.