Croix de Beaucaillou 2011

Château Ducru Beaucaillou (Saint-Julien)


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The Croix de Beaucaillou 2011 (£59.16) of Château Ducru Beaucaillou: a red wine from Saint-Julien made of cabernet sauvignon and cabernet franc of 2011 and presents an alcohol content of 13%. The Croix de Beaucaillou 2011 is the ideal red to combine with game and braised beef. Drinks&Co users reviewed this red wine with 4 of 5 points and has also robert parker: 90 and wine spectator: 90.

Technical sheet · Croix de Beaucaillou

Type Of Wine: red wine
Vintage: 2011 Other vintages
Appellation:Saint-Julien (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Ducru Beaucaillou
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP90WS90RVF15.5B+D17
Grapes: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon
Pairing: StartersMeatMushroomsCheeseBraised BeefGame
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13%

Description · Château Ducru Beaucaillou

Croix de Beaucaillou 2011 (Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon)

TASTING NOTES OF La Croix de Beaucaillou 2011:

  • View: deep red.
  • Nose: aroma of cedar.
  • Mouth: precise texture and tannin with race.

APPELLATION: Saint-Julien.

VINEYARD: Château Ducru Beaucaillou

GRAPES: 85% Cabernet Sauvignon; 15% Merlot.



Château Ducru Beaucaillou

Chateau Ducru-Beaucaillou is named after the beautiful, large stones found in its unique wine-growing terroir. This exceptional ecosystem produces fine, elegant, tasty wines, with a long finish - in short, archetypal Saint-Julien wines. Perched on an exceptional site with incomparable views over...

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Odyssee Vins

Posted on at 04.16


Croix de Beaucaillou 2011

Brand: BEAUCAILLOU CROSS | Classification: 2d Médoc Cru | Country: France | Bordeaux | Type: Red Wines | Vintage: 2011 | Volume: 75cl | Appellation: Saint-Julien | 2d Médoc Cru | School Drinking: 13. 0% / Vol. | Sale prohibited to minors. Alcohol abuse is dangerous for health. To consume with moderation

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Andrea Sanders

Posted on at 20.05

4 /5

Château Ducru Beaucaillou Croix de Beaucaillou 2011

We enjoyed it together with friends. I drank it with my best friend.
Outstanding cherry colour with a low layer. The wine mainly smells like roses. Good taste, light wine.
Gloria Kent

Posted on at 08.36

4 /5

TASTING NOTES OF La Croix de Beaucaillou 2011:
- View: beautiful dark purple.
- Nose: very concentrated aromas of black fruit, cedar and spice nose.
- Mouth: Stunning architecture, presence of fruit, dense tannins. Gourmet wine, a long finish. A wine of great lineage.

APPELLATION: Saint-Julien.
GRAPES: 73% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Merlot, 7% Petit Verdot

WINE PAIRING: braised beef, game, strong cheeses.
ALCOHOL: 13.2%
Peter Samuels

Posted on at 06.47

4 /5

Croix de Beaucaillou

Toasted and smoky aromas. It's quite dense, I liked it.
A good  wine.

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La Croix de Beaucaillou 2012
La Croix de Beaucaillou is the second wine of Ducru-Beaucaillou.
Ducru-Beaucaillou Château owes its name not only to the soil characteristics of the terroir, but also to Bertrand Ducru who acquired it in 1795.
The 75 hectares of vineyards Ducru-Beaucaillou lie in the municipality of Saint-Julien, on the edge of the Gironde, making him eligible for a protective microclimate regulator. The vines of the vineyard is composed of 70% Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot 30%.
The wines are aged in oak barrels (20 to 40% new) for 12 months.
This 2012 vintage is about 50% of production. It is a blend of 60% Cabernet Sauvignon, 38% Merlot and 2% Petit Verdot.
On an intense color of ruby, plum reflections, it offers a flexible nose of blackcurrant on a background of vanilla, sprinkled with light notes reflecting perfectly the terroir. Round and medium-bodied, it will accompany your feast without difficulty during the next decade.

Ducru-Beaucaillou also produced The Little Pebble.

Other notations:
Decanter: 17/20
Drink or keep: 2017 - 2027
PAIRING: Roasted pigeon

Reviews about Croix de Beaucaillou 2016

Gloria Kent
Gloria Kent


A wine to drink with your family.
Ripe cherry colour, medium opacity. Cedarwood aromas. I don't know how to describe it, but to me it had a good taste.
The best of the meal was this wine.

Reviews about Croix de Beaucaillou 2015

Joel Adams
Joel Adams


Château Ducru Beaucaillou la Croix de Beaucaillou 2015
This is the wine we always order at the restaurant we usually go.
Opaque red. Aromas of oak. Strong coffee flavour.

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