Chateau Ducru Beaucaillou 1996 - Grand Cru 1.5 L
Subregion: Saint Julien
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon; Merlot
Size: 1.5 L
Château Ducru-Beaucaillou is a property in the Saint-Julien appellation of the Médoc, rated a second growth in the 1855 Bordeaux Classification. It is often described as the quintessential Saint-Julien – deeply colored and powerfully ripe, yet balanced and harmonious. The grand vin usually needs 10 years of aging and can last for decades. A second wine, Croix de Beaucaillou, is also produced from the Ducru vineyard.