The 2009 Grand Puy Ducasse is a full-bodied, opulent wine that is just hitting it’s ideal drinking window. The highly perfumed nose is composed of aromas of blackberries, red currants, pipe tobacco, and anise. The palate offers ample dark fruits, cocoa, and spice box along with fantastic depth and richness. This is a wine that can be enjoyed tonight or anytime over the next 5 – 10 years.
Château Grand-Puy Ducasse was classified 5th growth in the famous 1855 classification. Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot are planted on a gravel soil, typical of Pauillac. Thanks to impeccable harvesting and tailor-made winemaking, Château Grand-Puy Ducasse has all the excellent qualities of a legendary fine wine, renowned for aromatic complexity, glorious structure and ageing capacity, all true to the Pauillac’s style.
- Our Rating 95 - Classic