1989 Branaire Ducru Duluc

Branaire Ducru Duluc

78Average Score
Red
Bts
-
0 Immediate | 2 Marketplace
£32.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
78
Critic Notes

Light, woodsy, fruity aromas exhibit freshness rather than intensity. In the mouth, this wine is restrained and soft. Drink it over the next 4-5 years. Tasted three times. Inconsistent notes. Apr 1992, www.robertparker.com

Score: 78-/100Robert Parker
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
-
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
-
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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