Raymond Reserve Selection Merlot 2002

Merlot from Napa Valley, California

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Item No. 85807
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Winemaker's Notes

Our Napa Valley Reserve Merlot begins with fragrant aromas of black cherry, blackberry, and rich red plums with hints of dark chocolate, mulling spices and a little licorice. Once sipped, your mouth is filled with more flavors of dark fruit, juicy plums, and deep colored Bing cherries, with notes of clove and soft oak. This wine has more structure than one would expect from a Merlot. The flavors are full and round, ending with a mellow finish that is touched with vanilla.

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For generations, Raymond Vineyards has been an integral part of the Napa Valley, with now five generations of viticultural and winemaking expertise. Our new winemaking team captures the essence of the past while infusing the energy of the future and the vibrancy of the next generation into each and every wine. It is important to retain the core foundation that made this brand...

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It's hard not to think of Napa Valley when thinking of California wines. The region is, after all, the one that brought world recognition to California wine making. The area was settled by a few choice wine families in the 1960's who bet that the wines of the area would grow and flourish. They were right. The Napa wine industry really took off in the 1980's, when vineyard...

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Learn About Merlot

Merlot(mehr-LOW) No second fiddle Merlot is coming back into its own. High popularity led to mass production, which then led to a backlash towards the variety (remember Miles in Sideways?). But passionate Merlot producers, and of course the right bank of Bordeaux, continued to produce quality versions of this grape. Merlot remains the principle grape of top chateaux in St...

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