x1 JR Classic Roussanne-Riesling
x1 JR Limited Edition Shiraz 2011
x1 JR Private Collection Chardonnay 2011
Since 1953 with the vision of the founder Mudieb M. Haddad, Eagle Distilleries Company was established.Through continued effort & dedication of three generations,the Haddad'sWine Cellars are now producing wines from one of the most distinctive & unique lands in the world. With over 40 world-renowned grape varieties planted in northern parts of Jordan, the Holy Land Terroir is extracted for you to experience the"RealTaste of Jordan".
"These wines are a tribute to our past & dedicat on to our future"
A light bodied wine with a bright yellow color. Intriguing aromas of white peach, pear, sweet apricot, hints of spices, flowers & honey. On the palate, young fresh citrus flavors with a crisp clean finish.
At 10°C, pairs well stir-fried prawns with Asian vegetables,deep-fried calamari with a Thai salad, or mildly spicy Indian curries.
The Limited Edition is a selection of the finest wines of Jordan. Produced and aged in Jordan's oldest and largest wine cellar under constant temperature and humidity control in one of the most challenging environments. The Shiraz grape has returned to its roots, a terroir that speaks its language, producing one of the most elegant wines that we are so proud to share with you.
From the 2011 harvest, a limited selection of carefully handpicked grapes from the oldest vines in vineyards located in the northern hills of Jordan and the Mafraq Plateau. Aged for 36 months in custom made French Oak barriques to enhance its development of which only 2,316 bottles have been produced.
The JR Shiraz 2011 shows a vivid ruby red color with purple hue. Scents of cooked jam, cherries, pepper and leather notes. Full bodied wine that perfectly balances the dark rich fruit flavors combined with those of vanilla and spices. The ageing in oak barrels provides firm and smooth tannin with a unique and outstanding finish and great ageing potential.
At 16˚C, pairs well with grilled meats, vegetables, wild game, beef stew and dark chocolate desserts. Decant before serving.