La Croix de Grand-Puy Ducasse Pauillac 2017

£34.99
La Croix de Grand-Puy Ducasse  Pauillac 2017

Superb example from the hallowed terroir of Pauillac, intense with good structure and mellowing tannins to finish.

Specifications

Country, Region
France, Bordeaux
Grape
Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot
Vintage
2017
ABV
13%
Food friend
Rare rib of beef

Additional Details

Tasting Notes

Deep intense colour with bouquets of black and red fruits and intriguing touches of liquorice. The palate also displays the black fruit notes of blackberry, currant and cherry with rounded spice, roasted mocha notes and cedar all encased in good structure with evident but mellowing tannins.

Producer details

Established in the 18th century on the banks of the Gironde all of the 40 hectares of vineyard lie firmly within the Pauillac appellaltion, neighbouring such renowned estates as Mouton, Lafite and Pontet-Canet.

In the vineyard

Average vine age is 25 years old, planted on typical gravelly soils of Pauillac. Harvest took place when grapes reached optimum ripeness levels and were rigorously selected from select parcels.

In the winery

After hand harvesting and further hand selection the wine is aged in French oak for 18 months prior to release

Food Recommendations

Delicious with a Sunday celebration dinner with friends

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