Chateau Larcis-Ducasse Saint Emilion 2016 - Vine Republic
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Chateau Larcis-Ducasse Saint Emilion 2016

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Chateau Larcis-Ducasse Saint Emilion 2016

SKU 2651


Category Red Wine
Region France, Bordeaux, St. Emilion
Brand Chateau Larcis-Ducasse
Alcohol/vol 14.5%
  • wa96

Wine AdvocateDeep garnet-purple colored, the 2016 Larcis Ducasse sashays gracefully out of the glass with beautiful Black Forest cake, red cherry compote, raspberry preserves and blackberry pie scents plus hints of cigar box, Ceylon tea, dried lavender and forest floor. Medium to full-bodied, the palate delivers gorgeous red and black fruit preserves flavors with a wonderfully plush texture and very long, perfumed finish.

Lisa Perrotti-Brown, November 30, 2018
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Wine SpectatorFeatures a lovely profile, with caressing edges but a very focused feel, as cassis, plum reduction and blueberry preserve flavors stream through together, flanked by dark tea and singed apple wood notes. A bolt of chalk emerges steadily through the finish, keeping this well-grounded. This will need some time to unwind fully. Best from 2023 through 2038.

James Molesworth, March 31, 2019
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Wine EnthusiastThis perfumed wine is rich in black fruits bursting with juicy berry flavors and acidity. A dry core promises both good aging potential and great fruitiness. The silky structure is developing well and the wine should be ready to drink from 2024.

Roger Voss, May 1, 2019