Lioness in Winter

The long and fruitful reign of Baroness Philippine de Rothschild
From the Mar 31, 2014, issue

Baroness Philippine de Rothschild knows very well how to make the family spirit work. She has held her family, and her team, together through many challenges. She inspires, she commands, she refuses to let any obstacle stand in her way. And through it all, she remains open to possibility, eager to move forward, excited about opportunities to come. Wine Spectator's Thomas Matthews explains.

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