Charles Smith

(509) 526-5230 23934 ROAD T.1 SW
MATTAWA, WA
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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 Read more »

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  • Cabernet Sauvignon

    “King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...

  • Chardonnay

    British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...

  • Merlot

    The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...

  • Grenache

    You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

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Charles Smith on Snooth

  • As a person who loves and frequently enjoys wine, I have been very disturbed lately by world, and various govt agencies, calling all ETOH consumption, including wine, to be "deadly", for the most part.    I have posted on this before, citing an article wherein the WHO called ethanol a major carcinogen.  While most just ignore this hype and move ... Read More

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  • Charles Smith the Velvet Devil 2012

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    Very spicy. Green pepper and plum. Hot. Balanced acidity and tannins. Tense, tight. Read More

    Wine review by worldsmith


  • Secco Italian Bianco Bubbles 2013

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    No written review

    Wine review by candacelee


  • Charles Smith Riesling Columbia Valley Kung Fu Girl 2012

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    Had this at Plantation Grill in Kawaiehae, HI 7-19-14. With lobster linguine. Very fruity, sweet and smooth. Fresh! Read More

    Wine review by gimmecab


  • Charles & Charles Rose 2013

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    Wine review by share10


  • Charles Smith the Velvet Devil 2012

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    Wine review by juliannayy


  • I have had only one Ruths Chris experience, about 15 years ago.  I thought ... that catches my eye is the Charles Smith Merlot--another wine I've never tried, but I have never been misled by a Washington Merlot, and Charles Smith seems to be getting mentioned a bit, lately. What is the Wine at the Winter Park even Read More

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  • Charles Smith Kung Fu Girl Riesling Columbia Valley 2013

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    Citrus, melon, pineapple, tangy finish, dry for a Riesling, overall pleasant Washington wine. Read More

    Wine review by Blinky


  • Did everyone enjoy a bit of wine last night?  Sandra & I went to the ... ... Merlot Velvet Devil (Charles Smith) and a Malbec (Tilla).  All three were decent but I found the Merlot Velvet Devil the best.  They then give you a full glass of your favorite - all that for $15 if you get there before 6PM.  What a deal.&nbs Read More

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  • Hi everyone.  My wife Sandra and I have been into wine for the past few years and that's led to a few trips to Napa Valley and related areas in 2012 and 2013.  We enjoy all wines but reds are our favorites.  We hosted our first wine tasting party last night and it was a fun event - sixteen wine lovers trying different wines in a blind tasting.  ... Read More

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  • Found a few bottles in a marketplace in Santa Fe, New Mexico. As a former resident of Mattawa, I was intriqued and purchased them. Found them to be earthy and interesting. Keep it up.

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  • Purchases a few bottles of Cabernet at a Santa Fe market. Found the wine to be earthy and interesting. As a former resident of Mattawa, I am always interested in how the grape vineyards are progressing. Nicely done.

    Comment by 1107965g1schmidt 1107965 g1schmidt


  • Just had my first glass of Boom Boom. Looking forward to my second glass!

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