Château Ducru-Beaucaillou

Saint-Julien Red Bordeaux Blend

9.265 ratings
9.120 pro ratings
St. Julien, Médoc, Bordeaux, France
Red Bordeaux Blend
Chili & Hot Spicy, Potato, White Rice, Mushrooms, Pasta, Pork, Salami & Prosciutto, Pungent Cheese, Lamb, Tomato-Based, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Beef, Hard Cheese, Venison
Top Notes For
Alex Jones

Marketing/Development Kunni/Westerly Wines

8.9

Currants, tobacco, herbs, dried mushroom. Perfect with leg of lamb.

Currants, tobacco, herbs, dried mushroom. Perfect with leg of lamb.

Apr 21st, 2020
Web Bond

Classic, traditional, in style including the brett.

Classic, traditional, in style including the brett.

Sep 19th, 2019
Jesse Mallgren

Cherry, jasmine, toasted marshmallow, lime zest, strawberries, dried rose petals

Cherry, jasmine, toasted marshmallow, lime zest, strawberries, dried rose petals

2 people found it helpfulApr 15th, 2016
Ted Rutledge

Super fresh with youthful generosity. This has a long life ahead of it. 2001 vintage

Super fresh with youthful generosity. This has a long life ahead of it. 2001 vintage

1 person found it helpfulJan 28th, 2016
Robert Cunningham

Wine Educator DeVinimus, Wine Workshop

9.0

Nice but not as rich in acid structure as 1995, 1986, 2001. Better than 2004.

Nice but not as rich in acid structure as 1995, 1986, 2001. Better than 2004.

1 person found it helpfulOct 22nd, 2015
Knightsbridge Wine Shoppe

In a perfect spot. Amazing balance.

In a perfect spot. Amazing balance.

Nov 28th, 2014
Adam Shobert

More where this came from. Fun night at Ted's! #delectableapp

More where this came from. Fun night at Ted's! #delectableapp

Nov 2nd, 2014
Seth Liebman

Wine Director/Sommelier

8.5

Don't think it will get better.

Don't think it will get better.

Oct 30th, 2014
Mark Freund

Notes of Brett which are likely muting the rest of this wine. Good but not great Bordeaux from this vintage

Notes of Brett which are likely muting the rest of this wine. Good but not great Bordeaux from this vintage

Aug 7th, 2014
James Parker Huston, CWE

Sommelier Charlie Palmer

9.1

Life is good.

Life is good.

Nov 19th, 2013