Wine Fox Creek, "Red Baron" Shiraz, 2012
Wine bright purple.
The wine has a rich flavor with notes of mulberry, plum and black cherry, complemented by nuances of toast and dark chocolate, with young tannins and a long finish with hints of toasted oak.
The aroma of wine notes of cherry, chocolate and cream infused with hints of cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg.
Wine is perfect for grilled steak, steak, spicy meat paste, stuffed pies, meatballs, baked chicken or turkey and mature cheeses.
"Red Baron" Shiraz - one of the best wines monosepazhnyh company, for which the grapes are grown in the elite areas of the Valley McLaren. Intended for use at a young age, wine charms juicy, fresh, fruit-flavored soft and smooth with ripe tannins. The special charm of flowers impart notes of oak that wine gets during aging.
Mild temperatures in February-March 2012 yielded grapes bright color with a rich fruity profile, reveals notes of red berries, ripe aroma and middle-sugar. Harvest was fermented on the skins, lasted 7-8 days. After that, the wort was pressed, then check out the wine fermentation in old oak barrels. Excerpt wine is produced mainly in the old American and French oak barrels.
"Red Baron" Shiraz 2012 - winner of three gold, six silver and eight bronze medals obtained at prestigious international wine competitions. Wine also received the status of "recommended" in the competition "International Wine Challenge" in 2013, was included in the list of "40 best buys" from the "Wine & Spirit" (September / October 2013) and received 4.5 stars in the competition "Winestate Magazine World's Greatest Shiraz "(September / October 2013).
History of Fox Creek began from the moment when Jim and Helen Watts in 1984 purchased 32 acres of land in Sun Valley McLaren. Despite the fact that many tried to dissuade them from ideas to break the vineyards here, they went after his dream and thanks to the hard work and professional approach created a wonderful wine, which today are the owners of gold medals at many international competitions.
The mild climate of the Valley McLaren is very similar to the Mediterranean coast. Due to the proximity of the ocean is never cold, and almost the entire year (except the winter months) is warm and dry weather, which protects the vines from disease. Among a lot of attention is given to methods of biodynamics, particularly for pest control are used, some species of predatory insects and birds to attract around which the vines are planted trees specifically. Fox Creek is practicing the most harmless to the environment vine cultivation techniques and tries to minimize the use of chemicals that allows you to create eco-friendly wines of the highest quality.