2003 Larcis Ducasse

Larcis Ducasse

91Average Score
Red
12x75cl
-
0 Immediate | 1 Marketplace
£507.00
Scores & Notes
Average Score
91
Critic Notes

In 2003, the terrific duo of Nicolas Thienpont and Stephane Derenoncourt along with David Suire and Julien Lavenu managed to exploit this property’s limestone hillside vineyards, which were less affected by the heat and drought than vineyards on St.-Emilion’s other terroirs – the gravelly/sandy soils. Sweet fig, plum, black currant and black cherry fruit intermixed with balsam wood, underbrush and baking spice aromas jump from the glass of this opulent, rich, fully mature, luscious, seductive wine. This is Bordeaux at its sexiest. Drink it over the next 3-4 years. Aug 2014, www.robertparker.com

Score: 91-/100Robert Parker

You have to like the complex aromas of minerals, berries and tarragon. Tobacco. Medium- to full-bodied, with superfine tannins and a very pretty finish. Refined. James Suckling , Wine Spectator 2004

Score: 89-91/100Wine Spectator
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Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
Saint Emilion
Colour
Red
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
-
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