Chateau la Croix du Bailli 2007, Montagne St. Emilion.
Chateau la Croix du Bailli 2007, Montagne St. Emilion. Merlot's dominant juicy plummy fruit glides over the palate with silky ease. On aeration tones of dry 'long-an' and lychee, with cassis , blackberry, cherry confit ) and hints of coffee lurking. A lush texture and the refreshing acidity lift the black berry and lightly spiced plum and red berry fruit flavours, highlighted by subtle integrated oaky spice and a licorice aftertaste, yielding to alcohol's warming finish. ABV13.5%; 100% Merlot, 14 months’ mixed oak; on top of the hills Neac.