Chateau Croix de Rambeau 2012 Trocard - Lussac St Emilion /Bordeaux

90% Merlot, 10% Cabernet Franc
Mid weighted, rounded wine with cherry aromas, toast, cocoa, spice and vanilla on a rich finish of black cherries and damsons

The Trocard family cultivate 90 hectares of vines around St Emilion and the Château Croix de Rambeau is a mere 6.5 hectares of their efforts but on the very best soils of Lussac. This Merlot dominant wine is aged for 12 months in oak barrels, of which 25% are new each year.