Online Shop



Filter by Price




Best Sellers


Contact us

Christopher Piper Wines
1 Silver Street, Ottery St Mary EX11 1DB, Devon

Tel: (01404) 814139
Fax: (01404) 812100

Shop Opening Times
Closed Bank Holiday Monday Mon-Fri 0900-1300,1400-1730 Sat 0900-1300,1430-1630

[Email us]


La Croix De Beaucaillou 2010

La Croix De Beaucaillou 2010

Ref: A045610

St.Julien - Second wine of Château Ducru-Beaucaillou

"Very good depth of Cabernet-dominated fruit, lightly spicy, silky length, perfect balance. Drink 2015-25" Decanter

Château Beaucaillou had the name Ducru prefixed to it in honour of a previous owner of the estate. Ironically under the Ducru family the buidlings fell into a state of some disrepair and it was only in the mid 1800s when the château was purchased by the highly-reputed Négociant family of Nathaniel Johnston that the necessary improvements were made. Ducru is now owned by Jean-Eugène Borie.

The vineyards on the estate are affectionately calles ' des beaux cailloux' (the beautiful pebbles) and cover 50 hectares of gravel crests adjacent to the Gironde. It is undoubtedly one of the great wines of the Médoc.

The grape mix is 65% Cabernet Sauvignon, 25% Merlot with 5% each Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot.

 Contains Sulphites

Region France - Bordeaux - St. Julien

Grape Cabernet-Sauvignon/Merlot/Cabernet Franc

Producer Chteau Ducru-Beaucaillou

Vintage 2010

Eco Warrior  0

Colour Red

Dryness Medium Dry

Body Medium Bodied

Food Beef/Cheese/Venison/Game

Drink Drink or keep

Price: 66.53


Vacqueyras Cuvée Azalais 2012
Vacqueyras Cuve Azalais 2012
Recently, Robert Parker put Serge’s wines in to the superstar category but, typical of the man, he has maintained our allocation just as it was before, despite phenomenal demand from the USA.


Les Terrasses Merlot/Syrah
Les Terrasses Merlot/Syrah
Deep coloured with a bouquet of ripe cherry fruit, this is a very approachable wine with the emphasis on ripeness and "crunchy" fruit with excellent balance.

Les Terrasses
Newsletter Signup
If you would like to be sent a newsletter, please put your email address below

[Newsletter Archive]

2014 CPW
Christopher Piper Wines Ltd. will not sell to anyone under the UK legal drinking age of 18 years. To purchase products on the site you must be eighteen years of age or more.
You must ensure that the details provided by you on ordering or at any time are correct and complete.

Registered Company 1509601 Christopher Piper Wines Ltd, 1 Silver Street, Ottery St Mary, Devon, EX11 1DB. All rights reserved. You must be 18 or over to order.