The tenth Wine Awards took place on 3 March 2012 at the Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg, in Bergisch Gladbach in Germany.Read the article
In order to ensure high quality support for consumers and to strengthen the authentication system for its wines, Château Lafite Rothschild introduced Prooftag's "Bubble Seal" security system in February 2012.Read the article
Our partner in the UK, Waddesdon Wines, was awarded the prestigious Wine Supplier of the Year award by the UK’s largest restaurant group Mitchells and Butler’s.Read the article
In 2009, Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) brought a long-standing project to fruition: the creation of a vineyard in China on the Penglai peninsula in the Shandong province. This project has been developed in partnership with the Chinese national group CITIC.Read the article
As in previous years, Baron Eric de Rothschild has chosen to collaborate with a famous photographer to produce our traditional New Year's card.
In 2012, it is the work of Elger Esser that captures the "Lafite Spirit".
On 20 November DBR (Lafite)'s Technical Director of Bordeaux Châteaus hosted a tasting at the Landmark Hotel in London.Read the article
Interview with Charles Chevallier,
Technical Director for DBR's Châteaus in Bordeaux
& Régis Porfilet,
Vineyard Manager for Château Lafite Rothschild and Château Duhart-Milon
The American magazine Wine Spectator organized the New York Wine Experience in October.Read the article
The particularly hot, dry spring of 2011 suggested that the harvest would be early and of exceptional quality.Read the article