2018 Château Ducru-Beaucaillou, 2ème Grand Cru Classé Saint-Julien is now released but is Sold Out.
Château Ducru-Beaucaillou is a 2ème Cru classé in St-Julien perceived as a Super Seconds. Owned by the Borie family, the wines are matured in oak barriques (50-60% new) for 18 months and are deep, complex and powerful.
Offered for sale ‘En Primeur’ under bond. Price shown is per case (6x75cl bottles) and excludes UK duty and VAT which will be charged at the prevailing rate when the wine is released from bond. Onward delivery from bond charges are not included, free delivery on orders above £100 does not apply. Reward Card points are not accruable or redeemable on ‘En Primeur’ or In Bond sales.
This is so layered and beautiful with incredible tannin quality. Full-bodied with a caressing texture that reminds me of the finest cashmere. So layered. You want to swallow this. Brings a smile to the face. Wow. So well crafted.- 98 pts James Suckling