The vineyard spreads over 3.36 hectares of vines and is divided into 9 plots, subdivided into micro-plots. The vines are 48 years old on average and are planted on clay gravel soil, in the heart of the Pomerol plateau.
Winemaking and aging
Throughout the winemaking process, the emphasis is on a gentle and optimal extraction. The wine is aged in lightly heated French oak barrels (50% of which are new) for 14 months.
Chateau Vray Croix de Gay 2010 comprises a blend of Merlot (80%) and Cabernet Franc (20%).
Lively and complex, this fine Pomerol red wine has a silky feel and harmoniously blends notes of truffles and violets with smoky and delicate tannins.
This Chateau Vray Croix de Gay 2010 can be enjoyed today or can also be kept in the cellar until at least 2035 which will enable it to reveal its full aromatic range.
Food and wine pairing
Due to its structure and aromatic richness, this Chateau Vray Croix de Gay 2010 will perfectly complement dishes with a sauce, game, truffle-based dishes or chocolate desserts.