Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou


Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou St. Julien 2006
94  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 94 "This classic, backward, tannic St.-Julien is made in the style of the 1996 and 1986. The 2006 Ducru Beaucaillou possesses a dense purple color along with a sweet perfume of graphite, black raspberries, cassis, licorice, and subtle toasty oak. Despite their prominent place in the

Ducru Beaucaillou Saint Julien 2006
94  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 94 "This classic, backward, tannic St.-Julien is made in the style of the 1996 and 1986. The 2006 Ducru Beaucaillou possesses a dense purple color along with a sweet perfume of graphite, black raspberries, cassis, licorice, and subtle toasty oak. Despite their prominent place in the

La Croix de Beaucaillou Saint Julien 2005
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91"Has an impressive nose, with wonderful aromas of currant, toasty oak and flowers. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins and a long, caressing finish. There's lots of new wood in the aftertaste, but also juicy fruit. The second wine of Ducru-Beaucaillou. Best after 2012."

Ducru Beaucaillou Saint Julien 2004
92  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92"Gorgeous aromas of crushed blackberry and currant. Full-bodied, with ultrafine tannins and a long, caressing finish. This is a Ducru with reserve and lots of finesse. Best after 2011. 15,000 cases made." ~J.S.

Ducru Beaucaillou Saint Julien 2001
89  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 92-89 "A quintessentially elegant effort, the 2001 offers notes of liquified minerals intermixed with raspberries and a hint of vanilla. This medium-bodied, moderately tannic, stylish wine recalls the excellent 1999 as well as the under-rated 1981. It is a blend of 68% Cabernet

Ducru Beaucaillou Saint Julien 1999
91  Robert Parker 
 Robert Parker 91 "The deep purple-colored 1999 Ducru Beaucaillou, which represents 60% of the crop, offers aromas of crushed stones, raspberry liqueur, and black currants. This sweet, pure, and harmonious wine possesses elegance, finesse, and multiple nuances rather than power, concentration, and

Ducru Beaucaillou Saint Julien 2003
97  Wine Spectator 
 Robert Parker 96 "One of the most compelling Ducru Beaucaillou’s made in the last quarter century is the 2003 (which is also the first vintage to be packaged in an impressive heavy glass bottle with a special long cork). A blend of 80% Cabernet Sauvignon and 20% Merlot, it is a powerful, tannic,