CHâTEAU DUCRU-BEAUCAILLOU 1996

Château Ducru-Beaucaillou make one of Bordeaux's surest things - a brilliantly consistent, classic St-Julien.

  • Beautifully balanced and harmonious wine with classic cassis and cedar flavours.
  • Ducru-Beaucaillou is an outstanding Second Growth in St-Julien.
  • This one of Bordeaux's most consistently excellent wines.
  • Classic claret like this is designed to age magnificently for years, if not decades.
  • Try it with a rosemary-infused leg of lamb.
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Château Ducru-Beaucaillou

Towards the Paullic side of St Julian, the Borie family have run this noble estate pretty impeccably, staying true to the elegant style that has won them so many fans. Named after the ‘beautiful stones’ the ...

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Product code
01A96DUB
Wine type
Red
Bottle size
75cl
ABV
12.5%
Origin
France > Bordeaux > Médoc > St-Julien
Producer
Château Ducru-Beaucaillou
Vintage
1996
Grape varieties
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
Production
conventional
Other vintages
1986 1998 2005 2006