Red Wines

RayLen Vineyards & Winery features 16 outstanding wines available for tasting and purchase. Listed below is our selection of red wines.
Select any 12 bottles to receive a 10% case discount.

carolinius

Carolinius 2006

Classic red varietals selected in this harmonious blend include Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and petite Verdot. This is a nice, medium-bodied wine with a smooth, silky finish making it a perfect table red.

Price per bottle: $14.00
Price per bottle/case: $12.80

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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shiraz

Shiraz 2007

Light on the palate from the soft tannins, this Shiraz has a spicy, peppery finish. It's a perfect compliment to North Carolina style barbecue or Indian food, rich with curries.

Price per bottle: $12.00
Price per bottle/case: $10.80

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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merlot

Merlot 2006

A jammy, blackberry finish intrigues the palate with soft textures with this traditional-style Merlot. French oak aging concentrates the flavors and softens the tannins. Pair this Merlot with roast beef for a well-rounded meal.

Price per bottle: $13.00
Price per bottle/case: $11.70

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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cabernet franc

Cabernet Franc 2006

Liquid velvet in a bottle, the Cabernet Franc is smooth, plush, full bodied, but not too heavy. Its smoky notes make it a perfect wine for sipping by the fireside, cuddling, and eating chocolates. For dinner, pair this wine with lamb or duck.

Price per bottle: $15.00
Price per bottle/case: $13.50

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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cabernet sauvignon

Cabernet Sauvignon 2007

Drinking this wine will be like sitting in your favorite easy chair in front of the fire: Luscious tones of cherry, tobacco, and supple leather swirl around the glass and fill the room. It's aged for nine months in a blend of new and seasoned oak, giving it rich flavor and body. A limited number of cases make this Reserve wine a must-have.

Price per bottle: $15.00
Price per bottle/case: $13.50

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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category5

Category 5 2007

The same five grapes as the Carolinius, the Category 5 is a big, bold, powerful red named after the biggest, boldest, most powerful hurricane. This full-bodied Cabernet blend pairs well with a nice cut of beef or some game like venison.

Price per bottle: $18.00
Price per bottle/case: $16.20

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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eagle's select

Eagle's Select 2006

This Reserve wine stands alone in strength of body and characer. The best of the vineyard's Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabenet Franc, Merlot, and Petite Verdot create a Bordeaux blend of deep color, complex flavor, and intoxicating aroma. The Eagle's Select is aged for 18 months in new French oak, making it a perfect wine to sip today or to cellar gracefully for years.

Price per bottle: $25.00
Price per bottle/case: $22.50

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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pale red

Pale Red

A fresh, bright, and lively fruity red wine offers hints of strawberry and sweet cherry flavors. This Rosé is RayLen's only sweet wine. It's a wonderful porch-sipping wine and pairs well with cheese and fruits.

Price per bottle: $9.99
Price per bottle/case: $8.99

(reflects 10% case discount;
case includes 12 bottles)

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