White Wines – Sweet
Freezeland White – Tropical Guava, ripe citrus and light mango all merge on the aroma only to be reinforced on the palate with notes of confectioners sugar, cotton candy and coconut. Sit on a mountaintop, with deep soils, while sipping and dreaming of the tropics.
White Wines – Semi-Dry
2017 Blue Mountain Mist : A floral style wine that burst with juicy fruit and ripe tropical fruit flavors aromatically. A pineapple and sliced mango flavor accent the tropical fruit basket mélange finishing off with a twist of citrus. A lip smacking gorgeous wine.
2017 Riesling : Rose petals, mature honeysuckle and ripe star fruit resonate with opulent clarity aromatically. The classy vibrant dry flavors are supported by a focused pleasant chalky minerality that slowly re-takes a path to the dominant juicy fruit flavors. Outstandingly complex Riesling.
2017 Pinot Gris : An Alsatian style Pinot Gris that starts with nuances of rich nectar and fresh spring blossoms. Focused ripe lemon, citrus and Asian pear unfold. A fruit base and a flinty undertone expressing our grape-growing mountainous region evolve. Just a touch of residual sugar balances this gem of a wine. Lean; clean, elegant and refined.
White Wines – Dry
2017 Pinot Grigio- Elegant honeydew, honeysuckle, quince and crushed pineapple in this fine wine. Austere and balanced. A perfect aperitif or for sipping with friends while sharing a meal. Elegant and savory in two words.
2016 FMV Oak Chardonnay – Bake white peach pie and loads of ripe tangerine gently mesh with a deep rich Muscat character often found with golden ripe Chardonnay. Then a nice lingering oak finish from sur-lie aging broadens the palate and lingers on. Pleasing classic Chardonnay flavors with a long and clean satisfying finish. Enjoy chilled in a big bowl glass.
Red Wines – Sweet
Freezeland Red –Boysenberry, ripe cherries and stewed plums unveil aromatically. There is a pleasing nice red stone fruit palate with just the perfect sweetness balance in this wine. Celebration and relaxation in a bottle! Enjoy and relax.
Red Wines – Semi-Dry
2017 Chambourcin- Rich viscous blackberry dominate with nuances of raspberry and an elegant hearty blueberry tone. Concentrated ripe stewed fruits flavors kick in to include ripe plums and figs. Then the beautiful smooth oak sneaks in and Voila! Deep, hearty and an extremely rewarding bottle of wine!
Red Wines – Dry
2016 Cabernet Sauvignon- Don’t you just love a nice sturdy well-made and aged Bordeaux styled Cabernet? Nice stewed Damsons and ripe crushed blueberry compete with oak in the background. The rich assemblage delivers a powerful palate of fruit, chocolate and bold tannins with a touch of cassis. Outstanding and very pleasant!
2016 FMV Cabernet Franc- Delicate, elegant and savory. A sweetness on the palate of ripe fruit and not sugar. Ripe and jammy. A nice firm palate grip of tannins with just the right acid and alcohol balance. A delightful and fruit forward wine.
*2015 FMV Cabernet Franc- The signature mountain grown quality that we love. Stewed ripe blueberry and blackberry aromas marry with the refined ripe Damson plum pleasantries. An aged smooth, but firm, palate give that pleasant European styled flair that exceeds our expectations and then a touch of premium toasty oak and vanilla. A fruit driven quality Cab Franc.
2016 Le Renard Rouge- Another one of our oracles and 2016 was a great year for us (and you!). That signature deep mountain grown fruit aroma [a certain tightness with expansive room to open]. Swirl and smell. Clean, deep, rich, alluring, Bordeaux like wine well above extraordinary! The Pauillac region comes to mind with this wine.
*2015 Le Renard Rouge- So much like a Stags Leap ! Blackberries, mature crushed blueberries and nuances of cassis intertwine beautifully with the dressings of elegant oak. The rich palate is velvety; yet, firm with the elegance and finesse of a clean Bordeaux styled wine. Balanced and elegant then aged in our casks to a peak!
*2014 Le Renard Rouge : A Medoc knock off ! Expansive aromas of concentrated boysenberry, ripe blackberry and mulled currants. A seamless palate boast flavors of blackberry, cocoa, stewed fig while meandering into a finish of bright crushed cherry and toasty oak. Look for licorice, hints of black pepper and marmalade. Attractive, firm and impeccably balanced.
2013 FMV Merlot *Available for Wine Club Members Only* – Aromas of ripe rich plums, stewed Damsons and bright black cherry pack powerfully upfront aromatically and on the palate. Black cherry jam, stone fruits and black licorice all join forces on the palate. Powerful, thick and viscous making this a value !
2012 Owner’s Select Meritage *Available for Wine Club Members Only* – Delicately powerful upfront and well balanced with seamless structure and finesse all the way through. Boysenberry, ripe blueberry, plum and cassis aromas intertwine smoothly transitioning to a focused rich blueberry palate and flirting nuances of a new cigar box. A full dense and rich flavor packed palate builds into refined cashmere tannins and a lengthy memorable toasty finish of delicate premium oak. One of the lasting liquid masterpieces of Fox Meadow and their fine grapes grown on the property.
*Award winning Library Wines available from previous vintages, please contact the winery for information on these wines.