Château Lafite Rothschild wine bottles

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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.

A bunch of ripening grapes on the vine

Discover Waddesdon's wine story online

Waddesdon has a strong connection to wine that may be unfamiliar. Discover the history and learn wine terminology.

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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

Rothschild Wine Estates

Discover more about the three flagship Rothschild wine estates in France and what makes them so special. With a history dating back over 150 years, Rothschild wines are known as some of the finest and most exclusive wines in the world.

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Wine cellars


Wine online shop


Wine & Gift shop


From grape to glass


History of Rothschild wine


Wine art