The 2012 Chateau Smith is a wine long and rich in the mouth. Aromas of black cherry, wet earth, anise and a touch of toasted herbs with flavors and a finish to match.
2012 - A New Classic! Tr... Read More
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 F... Read More
No. 2 pencil shavings and graphite take the lead in this Cabernet Sauvignon driven wine. Red and black currant, dried herb, crushed stone carries through a layer of complex and full bodied pal... Read More
Minerally and pure. Dark purple fruit, deep saturating flavors. Firm yet feminine.
Wine Makers Notes
"Prominent earthy and gamy notes add depth and complexity to the rich vein of blackberry, d... Read More
"Moving to the Bordeaux styled releases and a blend of 70% Cabernet and 30% Syrah, the 2012 The Creator offers up a classic bouquet of cassis, lead pencil shavings and hints of herbs to go wit... Read More
Textbook aromas and flavors...let's go! Cured black olive, fresh and dried herb, earthy and meaty. The Cabernet wins the day with graphite, pencil lead, black currant, and rock galore. Pair wi... Read More
Depth and layer upon layer, black cassis, dark cherry, tobacco leaf and morels. Then, pushes on to a full palate, that is savory, mineral driven and earthbound. Smooth, long, compelling... in ... Read More
95 Points, Jeb Dunnuck, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate: "The 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon King Coal Stoneridge Vineyard, which is always a 70/30 mix of Cabernet and Syrah, is a beauty. Giving up lot... Read More
Superstar winemaker Charles Smith saw a great opportunity when the Wines of Substance label became available. The Wine Spectator reported that "He purchased the brand in 2013 and has re-though... Read More
"Wow, the 2009 Ovide is another smash hit by Charles Smith! This massive wine brings tons of black fruit reduction, sweet currant, green olive, mocha and wild herbs. Full-bodied covering every... Read More
Aromas of cocoa, coffee, tobacco, sweet black cherry, licorice, underbrush, gravel, and loads of cassis (fancy for black currant). It's an intense dark blue / purple in color with ... Read More