Chateau de la Croix, Medoc Cru Bourgeois 2015
The winery has exclusively remained family owned since 1870, and from then on, an ancestral know- how has been handed down from father to son for 5 generations.
A blend of 53% Cabernet Sauvignon 39% Merlot 7% Cabernet Franc 1% Petit Verdot, grown on soils of gravel and clay.
Wine making in stainless tank and cement with control of the temperatures, cold and long maceration at the beginning of the encuvage (4 in 5 weeks). Aged 20 months among which 14 in oak barrel (1/3 new). Racking each 3 month on barrel.
Dark color. Fresh fruits as black berry and sherry. It is very flavoured, well balanced with blended tannins whose strength emphasizes a specific soil and a distinguishing feature. You could taste our wine with duck, grilled meet and cheese.