Château Branaire-Ducru 2010 fine wine from Bordeaux
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Château Branaire-Ducru 2010

SKU:1032/10 Bordeaux - Saint-Julien - Red - 14° - More Info
  • Parker/WA : 94
  • J. Robinson : 17,5

Records of the Branaire-Ducru estate go back to the 17th century and the château was classified a fourth top growth in 1855. Château Branaire-Ducru currently has fifty hectares of vines, mostly old Cabernet Sauvignon, located in the commune of Saint-Julien.The wine is outstandingly elegant, with a highly individual flavour typical of the finest that its prestigious appellation can offer. Since 1991, the wine has been made in a state-of-the-art vatroom using gravity flow. This enables the grapes to be handled with the utmost care in order to bring out the pure taste that expresses the quality of the vineyard. The wine is château-bottled after traditional ageing in oak barrels. Branaire-Ducru has a second wine, Duluc de Branaire-Ducru, which is primarily made from young vines.

Wine Advocate-Parker :
This wine is more backward than I would have normally expected, but nevertheless, it is very impressive. The 2010 Branaire-Ducru displays an inky bluish purple color and loads of mulberry, raspberry, black currant, graphite and floral notes in its intense aromatics. Medium to full-bodied , with sensational ripeness, purity, texture and length, the tannins are slightly more prominent than I remember from barrel, but they are sweet and ripe (as opposed to astringent and bitter). This beautiful wine needs 4-6 years of cellaring and should keep 25-30 years.

Alcohol 14°
Grape varieties Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot
J. Robinson 17,5
R. Gabriel 17
Parker/WA 94
Revue du Vin de France 18,5
Wine Spectator 94
Meadow 93
J. Suckling 94
Allergens Contains sulphites
Producer/Bottled by CHATEAU BRANAIRE DUCRU 33250 ST JULIEN BEYCHEVELLE FRANCE
Appellation Saint-Julien
Classification 4e cru classe
Color Red
Environment Sustainable viticulture
Availability In stock
Kosher No
Country France
Producer Château Branaire-Ducru
Wine certification AOC
Area Bordeaux
Vineyard Medoc
€1,060.00
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