The winery is located in the municipality Moulis
in the same area in Médoc
(Haut-Médoc, Bordeaux). In the Bordeaux Classification
According to the old system, which is no longer valid, it was last classified as "Cru Bourgeois" in 2003. It borders on that Chateau Clarke
and was bought together with it in 1973 by Baron Edmond Adolphe de Rothschild (1926-1997). According to his wife, the full name on the bottle label is "Château Malmaison Baronne Nadine de Rothschild". Today it is owned by the son Baron Benjamin de Rothschild
(* 1963). The vineyards were completely renovated between 1973 and 1978 and comprise 25 plots with a total of 24 hectares of vineyards. They are planted with Merlot (80%) and Cabernet Sauvignon (20%). The estate is managed by Eric Fabre. The well-known oenologist Michel became a consultant Rolland
involved. The long-lived red wine is aged for 12 to 15 months in around a third of new barriques.