€141.80 €117.19
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2015

Château Larcis-Ducasse

Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
1er Grand Cru Classé
1,5
Red
A very compelling wine with beautiful intense aromas and lots of silky, fresh fruit. The flavours on the palate recall raspberry jam, pomegranate and blood orange zest. A blend of 87% Merlot and 13% Cabernet Franc aged in 50% new oak, the wine has great purity and harmony which belies that this will be a wine destined for quite long aging. The finish is both powerful and fresh. Very alluring.
Food pairing
  • Red meat Red meat
  • Feathered game Feathered game
  • Hard cheese Hard cheese
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SKU 2015085-01500
Vintage 2015
Volume 1,5 L
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Saint-Émilion Grand Cru
Château Château Larcis-Ducasse
Classification 1er Grand Cru Classé
Producer Nicolas Thienpont
Alcohol 14.5%
Drink From 2020
Drink Till 2035
Website http://www.larcis-ducasse.com/
Bio No
Food Pairing Red meat, Feathered game, Hard cheese
The story

Nicolas was not always a winemaker. Unlike his cousins, he led his own life away from Bordeaux. After brilliant studies in law and philosophy in Bordeaux, Paris and Switzerland, Nicolas taught philosophy in Rheims for several years. It was not until 1983 that the vineyards at Puygueraud called him back to his native Bordeaux. His first vintage ...

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Appellation

The wines of Saint-Émilion are intrinsically linked with the medieval village from which they take their name.  One of the most beautiful corners of the Bordeaux region, Saint-Émilion dates back to Roman times when the Roman poet and consul Ausonius lived in the region (and later gave his name to the top estate, ...

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