2015

Château Larcis Ducasse

AOP - Appellation d’Origine Protégée (AOC)

Château Larcis Ducasse

Description

2015 Château Larcis Ducasse 1er Grand Cru Classe B St Emilion AOC,
Château Larcis Ducasse

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:
Medium to deep garnet-purple in color, the 2015 Larcis Ducasse opens with opulent scents of blueberry pie, baked plums and spice cake with nuances of unsmoked cigars, dusty soil, licorice and a touch of salami. Big, rich, full-bodied and incredibly impactful on the palate, it proudly struts its bold black and blue fruits with a plush, velvet-textured cape, finishing long and spicy. Vinous: One of the stars of the vintage, the 2015 Larcis Ducasse is intensely aromatic, silky and totally sensual from the very first taste. The purity of the fruit here is striking. Even so, it will be many years before the 2015 is ready to show all it's got. Today, it is the wine's total sense of harmony that is absolutely alluring. A rush of raspberry jam, pomegranate and blood orange leaves a lasting impression. The 2015 is a dramatic, richly-textured Larcis Ducasse long on class and pedigree. The blend is 87% Merlot and 13% Cabernet Franc picked between September 28 and October 12 and aged in 50% new oak. Tasted two times.

James Suckling:
The aromas to this are phenomenal with oyster shell, blackberries, iodine and black truffles. Full-bodied, layered and so refined and intense. Love the texture and intensity. Chalky. Amazing. Goes on for minutes. Try in 2023. 

Product information

Category Wine
Color red
Taste Secco
Vintage 2015
Grape variety Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon
Bottle size 0,75 l
Bottle cap Natural cork
Quality level AOP - Appellation d’Origine Protégée (AOC)
Origin Bordeaux (FR)
Alcoholic content 14,5% vol
Contains sulfites Yes
CHF 85.00 CHF 113.33/Liter
incl. VAT (Plus shipping costs)

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Rating

  • jamesSuckling 99

  • robertParker 95

  • vinous 97

Producer

  • Château Larcis Ducasse
  • Frankreich / Bordeaux
  • Grottes D'Arsis 1
    33330 Saint-Emilion