Wine Fox Creek, "Shadow's Run" Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon, 2008
Sparkling purple-red color with dark cherry edge.
Perfectly Shedou'z Run Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon 2008 has soft tannins basis, fresh acidity, lovely and charming long creamy finish. The bouquet expressed juicy notes of cherries, strawberries and plums Satsuma, to which are added the tone of coconut, vanilla and dark chocolate.
Surprisingly complex bouquet reveals notes of cherry, mulberry and blackberry, to which are added shades of cinnamon and cloves with a hint of tobacco leaf and notes of milk chocolate and smoky toast.
Shedou'z Run Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon perfectly complement dishes such as lamb, baked in herbs, chicken tobacco, grilled meats, stews and spicy meat paste.
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.
Try excellent Shedou'z Run Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon, which by its complexity and depth of flavor to the best red wines of France and Italy. He has over 20 bronze and silver medals, and at the prestigious International Value Wine Awards in 2009 it was awarded the title "The choice of the jury."
The name of the Shadow's Run («Route Shadow") wine is named after a beloved dog owners of the company, whose picture you can see on the label.