2021 Chateau Larcis Ducasse Saint-Emilion Grand Cru FUTURES 6 x 750ml

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This is a BHW Direct Import/Ex-Chateau item. This is a futures item that is expected to deliver in 2024. 

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Reviews

This is medium-to-full-bodied with firm, silky tannins. Already has an expressive nose of blackcurrants, blackberries, white pepper, cloves and black licorice. Salty minerality. Fresh and fine. Spicy finish. Lengthy, too. 86% merlot and 14% cabernet franc. ~94-95 James Suckling

A blend of 86% Merlot and 14% Cabernet Franc, the 2021 Larcis Ducasse wafts from the glass with aromas of cherries, blackberries, violets, warm spices and forest floor. Medium to full-bodied, deep, and attractively layered, with lively acids and a chalky, saline finish, this is a terrific effort. Nicolas Thienpont and his team were extremely selective this year, and the grand vin derives almost entirely from the slope, without much contribution from the plateau above. ~92-94 WA

Heady and fresh bramble fruits, herbal and savory on the nose, some earthy tones with soft floral specks. Succulent, touching on sharp and sour, a hit of bright blackberry and blueberry and plum on the palate, searing but not unbalanced in terms of acidity. I love the gentle but bitter and stony flavor you get, it's a darker style with serious complexity on the palate and nuance of flavor. A confident wine, clearly concentrated and powerful but also sleek! A great effort. Tasted three times. Drinking Window 2026 - 2045. ~94 Decanter