2015 Chateau Larcis-Ducasse St. Emilion Grand Cru (Bottle)

France Bordeaux St. Emilion

The 2015 Larcis Ducasse is just as compelling from bottle as it was from barrel. Rose petal, lavender, spice and mint give it an attractive upper register that melds seamlessly into a core of inky red and purplish fruit. Dense, powerful and overt, the 2015 also has quite a bit of freshness to liven up the flavors. Silky tannins and soft contours add to the wine s racy, sensual personality. The 2015 is going to be virtually impossible to resist in its youth.

2015 Chateau Larcis-Ducasse St. Emilion Grand Cru (Bottle)

The 2015 Larcis Ducasse is just as compelling from bottle as it was from barrel. Rose petal, lavender, spice and mint give it an attractive upper register that melds seamlessly into a core of inky red and purplish fruit. Dense, powerful and overt, the 2015 also has quite a bit of freshness to liven up the flavors. Silky tannins and soft contours add to the wine s racy, sensual personality. The 2015 is going to be virtually impossible to resist in its youth.

France Bordeaux St. Emilion
Producer Chateau Larcis Ducasse
Sub-Region St. Emilion
Region Bordeaux
Country France
Grape Variety Bordeaux Blend
Vintage 2015
Colour Red
Style Medium-Full, Dry

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Vinous

The 2015 Larcis Ducasse is just as compelling from bottle as it was from barrel. Rose petal, lavender, spice and mint give it an attractive upper register that melds seamlessly into a core of inky red and purplish fruit. Dense, powerful and overt, the 2015 also has quite a bit of freshness to liven up the flavors. Silky tannins and soft contours add to the wine s racy, sensual personality. The 2015 is going to be virtually impossible to resist in its youth.

97 Points / Drinking 2022 - 2040

By Antonio Galloni / February 2018

Vinous

The 2015 Larcis-Ducasse is showing just a touch of brettanomyces on the nose that obscures the terroir expression. This is broody and introverted, perhaps closed down for the time being. The palate is medium-bodied with grippy tannin, quite masculine and strict. It feels like there is a lot of Cabernet Franc here (although there is just 13% in the blend). Yet there is plenty of freshness, quite classic in style with a long and precise finish. Excellent, but not as immediate as its peers. Tasted blind at the Southwold 2015 Bordeaux tasting.

95 Points

By Neal Martin / July 2019

Robert Parker 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.

95 Points / Drinking 2022 - 2042

By Lisa Perrotti-Brown / February 2018