Does the bottle really matter? Château Ducru-Beaucaillou proves the opposite
Salmanazar, Melchior, Babylonium… names that evoke biblical references, but they are also used for bottles in unusual formats. Château Ducru-Beaucaillou, Grand Cru Classé de Saint-Julien, created "La Collection Célébration" in 2013
Celebrate special occasions
A unique event deserves a unique bottle: a birth, wedding, or any special occasion, a great bottle will top it off. Every year The “Celebration” collection, is only produced in a limited edition (33 bottles max), including 21 bottles of Ducru – Beaucaillou and for the very special occasion there is the Babylonium! Be careful, with this bottle we enter the “heavy goods” category: equivalent to 36 bottles of 75cl, the Babylonium requires skilled personnel capable of lifting this special “bottle” of no less tan 40kg , serving 270 glasses of 10cl!
The wine of Château Ducru-Beaucaillou has a unique and recognizable taste. As it ages, its aromas tend towards cedar wood and havana smoke. With its delicately polished tannins and perfect balance it displays the elegance and refinement of a grand Bordeaux. The bottles of the "Celebration Collection" are numbered and personalized with the name or emblem of the owner. If the price is right, you should know that it is also a good investment: in total, the collection consists of 100 bottles, which makes it possible to celebrate your event with dignity every year for 20 years or more. This is called a long-term vision....