Bordeaux 2011 - St-Julien
18 Apr 2012 by Julia Harding MW
For all the tasting notes and articles related to the 2011 vintage, see our Bordeaux 2011 guide . Ch Beychevelle 2011 St-Julien  16 Drink 2017-2026 Deep crimson. Delicately, leafily fragrant. On the lighter side but the tannins reined in to keep the balance. Finishes dry but still fragrant. (JH) Ch Branaire-Ducru 2011 St-Julien  16 Drink 2017-2025 Deep black cherry colour. Perfumed with cassis, vanilla and spice with a slight green note. More dry and savoury on the palate but there's a cool freshness and balance that leaves the mouth fresh. (JH) Ch Ducru-Beaucaillou,...

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