Ducru-Beaucaillou Basics

Ducru-Beaucaillou Basics

by Westgarth Wines December 13, 2017

A second growth fine red wine of France, Ducru-Beaucaillou is found in the village of Saint-Julien in the Left Bank of Bordeaux. It is a blend that favors Cabernet Sauvignon, with around 10% Merlot in the blend. Bruno-Eugène Borie, who manages this property along with two others, weighs in on the developments of late in prices, global warming and how it affects his wines. Click through to learn about this as well as his top vintages.

Related Link: The Busy Wine Lover's Guide to Ducru-Beaucaillou





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