The wine opens with layered and complex notes of grapefruit, jasimine, guava and citrus followed by white pepper and tropical fruit. On the palate, the wine features a satiny texture with lots of minerality, and hints of wet stone and tarragon leading to a creamy lingering finish.
The cornerstone of the Raymond portfolio, the Reserve Selection wines are exclusively from Napa Valley. Beginning with the first vintage in 1974, Raymond Vineyards has developed elegant, powerful wines that are distinctly characteristic of the Napa Valley appellation and have earned the winery its enduring reputation for beautiful balance, elegance and finesse. The Reserve Selection wines are perennial wine list selections at America’s finest restaurants and are highly acclaimed by some of the nation’s most revered wine critics.