Description

Chateau Brainaire-Ducru is a Fourth Growth Bordeaux house located in Saint-Julien on the left bank of the Gironde estuary where Cabernet Sauvignon is normally dominant. This particular blend is made of Cabernet Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc/Petit Verdot.
Wine Advocate-Parker :
“Medium to deep garnet-purple in color, the 2015 Branaire-Ducru has an earthy nose over a core of red and black currants with hints of tapenade, pencil shavings and sage. The medium-bodied palate is firm and chewy, with just enough fruit and a lively finish.” 90 points