Raised to the rank of 4th Grand Cru Classé of Saint-Julien in 1855, Château Branaire-Ducru is located in the heart of the Saint-Julien appellation and consists of a vineyard of 59 ha. It is the youngest vines of this property that enter into the composition of the Duluc de Branaire-Ducru, one of the finest second wines of Médoc.
Every vintage, the now in charge Maroteaux family strives to produce wines faithful to its famous “3 F” motto: “Freshness, Fruit, Finesse”. Indeed, the wines of Château Branaire Ducru draw their deep character from an blend with a strong Cabernet-Sauvignon influence. Château Branaire Ducru, and his second wine, Duluc de Branaire-Ducru are known to lovers of great wines for the regularity and elegance of their deep character.