Charles Smith Merlot Columbia Valley the Velvet Devil 2007
Loved this wine! Drank a whole bottle over the course of an evening.. Very smooth!
Great merlot for the money, very smooth
Three and a half glasses
Floral on the nose. Interesting flavor profile on the palate. Excellent Merlot. 90 pts.
This was fabulous with Mexican-style chipotle chocolate. Description from distributor: Charles Smith, the wine maker of this haunting 15,000 case production Merlot, has made an incredibly voluptuous, robust and balanced expression of this noble variety. It has a deep garnet color and an intensely concentrated nose of black cherry, blackberry essence, wild game and freshly ground black pepper. On the palate, it is full-bodied and velvety, wtih fine-grained tannins and an extremely long finish.
I love this! its great! It is very fruity, but not overly sweet. Starts out fruity, and then has a little dryness at the very end. Definatly refreshing. I think its my new favorite! I love the Velvet Devil.
External Reviews for Charles Smith Merlot Columbia Valley the Velvet Devil
This little devil is wrapped in a velvet robe. Full with density and bursting with flavor. Dark fruit, cherry, blackberry. Brimming with cedar, pipe tobacco and earth. Truth in a name: Velvet. - Charles Smith Blend: 94% Merlot 3% Cabernet Sauvignon 2% Malbec 1% Cabernet Franc TA: 5.1 g/L pH: 3.82 Alc: 13.6%
Classic Merlot aromas of dark cherries, cedar, pipe tobacco. Anise, stone and cherry blossoms. Yeah, believe it! Super smooth....a true Velvet Devil. - Charles SmithAlcohol: 13.5%Total Acid: 4.6g/LpH: 3.91
Classic Merlot aromas of dark cherries, cedar, pipe tobacco. Anise, stone and cherry blossoms. Yeah, believe it! Super smooth....a true Velvet Devil. - Charles Smith
Classic Merlot aromas of dark cherries, cedar, pipe tobacco. Anise, stone and cherry blossoms. Yeah, believe it! Super smooth....a true Velvet Devil. - Charles Smith ** SOLD OUT **
PURE VELVET. Milk chocolate, wild blackberry, baking spice,rose oil...beautifully perfumed Washington in a glass....Velvet Devil? HELL YEAH. -Charles Smith
Charles Smith Wines The Velvet Devil Merlot Columbia Valley 2009 750ML
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