Raymond Vineyard R Collection California Cabernet Sauvignon 201675cl
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Description of Raymond Vineyard R Collection California Cabernet Sauvignon 2016
Raymond Vineyard R Collection California Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 (Cabernet Sauvignon)
- View: Deep garnet purple with a pure ruby red colour on the pour
- Nose: Tempting fruit aromas of red berries, black currant which are accented by a touch of savoury cloves and white pepper
- Mouth: This luscious blended Cabernet has a medium weight and rich flavours of plum, blackberry, chocolate, and rhubarb underscored by delicate tannins that encircle and nestle of the palate for a medium-long finish.
VINEYARD: Raymond Vineyards. Sourced from the finest vineyards throughout. California, each one adding a different layer to the final taste of the wine.
GRAPES: Cabernet Sauvignon
AGEING: Aged for 20 months in French oak barrels, one-third of which are new.
PREPARATION: Raymond Vineyards has been an integral part of the Napa Valley winemaking scene for five generations. Run by a family living between France and California, the winery's commitment to excellence in Franco-American wine traditions has remained strong over the decades. Raymond Vineyards' R Collection, or Reserve Collection, balances sophistication with power, creating wines that are easily recognizable as from their Californian origins. Furthermore, the winery is also committed to respecting its natural environment, depending on 100% solar energy and minimally intrusive winemaking techniques.
PAIRING: Beef and venison, lamb, mature and hard cheeses.
RIGHT SERVING RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 15-18°C