2005 Ducru-Beaucaillou St-Julien
The color is deep garnet red. The nose encountered on the attack; is powerful and tight, truly complex. In the mouth, the wine overruns the palate. It draws out on an extremely long finish.
Wine SpectatorThis is a presale offer! Full payment is required on all presales. Wine is due in Spring/Summer of 2008. "Intense exotic aromas of crushed blackberries, lilacs and hints of vanilla. Full-bodied, with a solid core of fruit and big, silky tannins. This is extremely layered, with a polished caressing texture. Long, long finish. Builds on the palate. Will it be better than 2003? Time will tell." "Another St.-Julien that has put on significant weight since I tasted it last year, Bruno Borie’s blend ...
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stenmay drink now but can be cellared