Tasting note: The Raymond R Collection Merlot has an intense purplish red color. An extremely captivating wine bottle with a bouquet of black plums, cherries and cocoa. The wine features a complex of notes of cherry, sandalwood, carnation, eucalyptus, strawberry, plum and musk. It all goes well with a little spicy
One of the Napa Valley’s iconic, pioneering wineries with roots in the earliest foundations of winegrowing in Napa, Raymond Vineyards celebrated its first harvest in 1974. The original 90-acre estate in Rutherford has expanded to 300 acres throughout Napa Valley. Five generations of the Raymond family imbued the winery with a sense of its deep roots in the Napa Valley, and the winery has built an enduring reputation for elegant wines with a beautiful balance of finesse, power and complexity. Today, Raymond is a dynamic destination dedicated to inspiring its guests’ passion for fine wine in an environment of exploration, creativity and elegant whimsicality, where each in a series of diverse experiences progresses visitors into another world of discovery and exceptional wines.