Ducru Beaucaillou is right at the forefront of that exclusive group, the "super-seconds": those second growths properties that are nipping at the heels of the first growths in terms of their wine's quality. The Borie family bought Ducru in 1941 and also own Grand Puy Lacoste and, until recently, Haut Batailley. Vineyards here sit on deep banks of gravel deposited over the millennia by the actions of the Gironde. The second wine is called La Croix de Beaucaillou
Case of 12 Bottles
price shown is under bond
duty paid price: £1,472.14
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Good blackcurrants to the nose here, floral, a touch nutty. This is medium weight and full of structure and black, cassis and plum fruit. Loaded with medium plus, ripe, full tannins. Mineral and very long and very juicy. Mouth-coating; full of energy. Bowes Wine original note
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