Croix De Beaucaillou 2005, Ac St Julien, 2nd Wine Of Château Ducru Beaucaillou

Bordeaux Left Bank Bordeaux-Left Bank
Bordeaux, France

$57.95 (502054)

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91 pts
9
November 22, 2008
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Critic Reviews (9)

Winecurrent
Winecurrent

The second wine of Châau Ducru Beaucaillou, this is a subtle and unassuming wine with a supple nose of red fruit and...

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Nancy Morgan
Nancy Morgan

A remarkable wine with the same care and attention of its first wine sibling. Stunning length and depth with gorgeous...

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Julian Hitner
Julian Hitner

The ‘second wine’ of Ducru-Beaucaillou, the 2005 La Croix is a bargain compared to its bigger brother—particularly...

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Vintages
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Wine Spectator
Wine Spectator

Has an impressive nose, with wonderful aromas of currant, toasty oak and flowers. Full-bodied, with velvety tannins...

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Robert Parker
Robert Parker

The second wine, the sensational 2005 Croix de Beaucaillou, is the finest example of this cuvee I have ever tasted....

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

A lovely, classically built wine here, the second label of Ducru Beaucailloux. Sweet wood, cassis, graphite, baking...

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John Stewart
John Stewart

A lovely, classically built wine here, the second label of Ducru Beaucailloux. Sweet wood, cassis, graphite, baking...

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David Lawrason
David Lawrason

The second wine of the famous Ducru-Beaucaillou captures some of the same depth and complexity of the Grand Vin with...

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