Wine "Rawson's Retreat" Shiraz Cabernet, 2010
The wine is dark cherry red color.
Taste wine juicy, fresh, fleshy, with impressive tones of strawberry, black currant, spice, chocolate, soft tannins and a long, pleasant, dry aftertaste.
In an exciting aroma of wine felt notes of green grass, thyme, plums, violets and marzipan.
The wine is excellent with meat and vegetable dishes, grilled, tagliatelle with wild mushroom sauce, spaghetti with spicy tuna and tomato sauce, pizza with peperroni.
The name of the line "Rawson's Retreat" ("Refuge Rawson") indicates a stone cottage, which Dr. Christopher Rawson Penfolds are structured in 1845 among the famous vineyard Magill in Adelaide, where he and his wife Mary and daughter Georgina lived for a year before the construction of the winery Penfolds.
Winegrowers and winemakers of Penfolds spend much time in the vineyards, carefully selecting berry wine "Rawson's Retreat" Shiraz Cabernet, which will provide the right style and profile of the drink, the main characters of which are notes of fruit and spices, as well as soft tannins. After fermentation, the wine most of the aged in stainless steel tanks and individually selected portion matures in barrels of French and American oak, which adds to the taste of wine more shades of spice, toast and oak. Fine wine at a young age, but it can also be stored in the bottle for 3 years.