Winery: Château La Croix de Gay
Grapes: Merlot, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc,
Regional styles: Bordeaux Pomerol
Food pairing: Beef, Lamb, Game (deer, venison), Poultry
The medium to deep garnet-purple colored 2015 La Croix de Gay has a meaty, vaguely plummy nose with earthy undertones and a savory edge. Full-bodied with a firm backbone of chewy tannins, it’s got just enough freshness to lift the earthy/savory flavors, finishing long.