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Larcis Ducasse 2006 (750ml) FR Flag In Stock - Limited Qty
Larcis Ducasse 2006 (750ml)
91 WA 90 WS 91-94 IWC
"Since 2002, this great terroir has been fully exploited by the dynamic duo of Nicolas Thienpont and Stephane Derenoncourt. Following the monumental 2005,a legend in the making, it is hard to get excited about the 2006, even though it is an outstanding effort. While more austere and not as concentrated as its predecessor, it is an impressive blend of 89% Merlot and 11% Cabernet Franc displaying a deep, dark ruby color as well as a striking bouquet of powdered rocks/minerals, sweet cherry and plum-like fruit, and hints of Christmas fruitcake and spice box. It is an elegant, medium-bodied, moderately tannic, pure effort possessing outstanding density...91" WA 02/09 "Bright medium-dark red. Gorgeous nose of fresh blackcurrant, strawberry-rhubarb, minerals and almond flower shows an almost fruit cocktail-like quality. Pure, juicy and bright, with delicious flavors of spicy red cherry, plum and minerals. Harmonious acidity gives the wine superb definition and lift but there's also superb sweetness and depth here. Finishes with very smooth, integrated tannins and uncommon precision and lingering spicy/floral perfume. A big success for this chateau...91-94" IWC 06/10 "Raspberry, mineral and berry aromas follow through to a medium-to-full-bodied palate, with good fruit and a light toasty vanilla aftertaste. Subtle and refined...90" WS 03/09
Product #: 142043

Bottle Price: $65.00Sale Bottle: $52.00
Case Price: $780.00Sale Case: $624.00



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