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Specifications

Colour:

Red

Producer:

Château Ducru-Beaucaillou

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

St Julien

Grape Variety:

Cab Sauvignon Merlot

Château Ducru Beaucaillou, 2eme Cru Classé, St Julien, 1989

12x75cl £1,350.00

2 cases Equiv. £112.50 per bottle

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12x75cl £1,350.00

1 case Equiv. £112.50 per bottle

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Tasting Note:

'Ducru's 1989 was one of the more tannic, backward wines in the blind tasting. It is cleanly made, and well-crafted, with plenty of black-raspberry and cassis fruit nicely touched by minerals and a fragrant, floral component. Medium-bodied, elegant, and well-endowed, this is a potentially outstanding wine if all the tannin melts away over the next 5-6 years. One of the least flattering 1989s to drink at present, it requires 4-5 more years of cellaring. 89/100'. - erobertparker.com

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