47 Ratings
Raymond Reserve Merlot

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Wine Description

Blend: 88% Merlot, 12% Cabernet SauvignonAromas of red cherry, raspberry, plums, cassis, earth, pepper and vanilla arefollowed by smooth, ripe cherry, currant and raspberry flavors with a touch of cassis,earth and chocolate. A well balanced wine with good structure, full round flavorsand a lingering finish.A versatile wine that will pair well with roast pork tenderloin, barbecued pork ribs,baked ham, grilled figs with prosciutto and gorgonzola dolce, hearty pastas, grilledlamb chops and ...

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  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    Light to medium in volume and relatively low in fruit compared to the leafy, dried bean notes that come first in the aromas, this one has Merlot feel at the front of the palate before becoming increasingly coarse and dry towards the back. Merlot is supposed to be friendly; this one is not.
  • Wine Enthusiast
    Rating: 87/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine News
    Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by The Wine News