+ Add Critic Score

Submit a Critic Score

Score:

Name of Critic:

Close

Charles Smith Wines Chateau Smith Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley 2014

External Review by We Speak Wine:

Notes: If you like Cabernet dark and rich, this is your sexy beast. Chocolate, dark cherries, tobacco leaf. It continues with earth and stone on an infinite finish. Production: Whole-Berry Fermentation Yeast: Native 25 Days on Skins 40% New French Oak Barrel Aged for 10 months on Lees Blend: 96% Cabernet Sauvignon 4% Merlot Total Acidity: 5.5 g/L pH: 3.81 Alcohol: 13.5%

Add winemaker's notes
  • + My Wines

    My Wines

    Save in My Wines

    Add to Wishlist

    My Cellar

  • List It
  • Add Review
0 5 0.5
Average Rating Rate It Add
Charles Smith:
First there was K Vintners, then the Magnificent Wine Company and now winemaker Charles Smith brings you his latest revelation. Charles Smith Wines: The Modernist Project is a response to how people generally consume wine today, that is immediately…as in immediately after being purchased at a market, restaurant or bar, to be drunk straight away. Wine in this category is typically ether simple, ... Read more
First there was K Vintners, then the Magnificent Wine Company and now winemaker Charles Smith brings you his latest revelation. Charles Smith Wines: The Modernist Project is a response to how people generally consume wine today, that is immediately…as in immediately after being purchased at a market, restaurant or bar, to be drunk straight away. Wine in this category is typically ether simple, or is a wine that would be much better a few years down the road. ‘Modernist Project’ wines are about putting as much into the bottle as possible. The intent is to create wines to be enjoyed now, but with typicity with regards to variety—that is merlot that tastes like merlot—and to the vineyard—wine that tastes like where it was grown. The wines are full of flavor, balanced, and true to their place of origin. Owner-winemaker Charles Smith with his big hair, kick ass attitude and bold packaging arrived in the Walla Walla Valley following eleven years in Scandinavia managing rock bands. Originally hailing from northern California, he has been involved with wine personally and professionally his entire life. Read less

External Reviews for Charles Smith Wines Chateau Smith Cabernet Sauvignon Columbia Valley

External Review
Source: We Speak Wine
02/28/2017

Notes: If you like Cabernet dark and rich, this is your sexy beast. Chocolate, dark cherries, tobacco leaf. It continues with earth and stone on an infinite finish. Production: Whole-Berry Fermentation Yeast: Native 25 Days on Skins 40% New French Oak Barrel Aged for 10 months on Lees Blend: 96% Cabernet Sauvignon 4% Merlot Total Acidity: 5.5 g/L pH: 3.81 Alcohol: 13.5%




Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Cabernet Sauvignon Top Lists







Snooth Media Network