The Bordeaux Flight
Charles Smith Wines Walla Walla

Join Winemaker Charles Smith in a Tasting of Five of His Finest Bordeaux-Style Wines

(Walla Walla Downtown Location Only)

The Bordeaux Flight includes a Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Malbec and a Bordeaux-style blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and Cabernet Franc. If you’re a fan of Bordeaux Style Wines, then this is the wine flight for you! Watch/listen to the video above, as Charles walks you through the tasting experience / history of each wine in your flight. Enjoy each of these complex, beautiful wines, then order a full glass or bottle of your favorites – your individual flight is free with a 2 bottle purchase. Want to have bottles of these coveted Washington Wines delivered to your home or a friend/family member, directly from our temperature-controlled warehouse? Just ask your server. Cheers!

1: 2018 Substance Vineyard Collection Sauvignon Blanc

Charles’ Tasting Notes: Lemon peel, oyster shell, gunpowder abound in a fascinating and complex beginning. Lemonsicle, enoki and limestone reveal the layered, electrifying and all-encompassing experience that is this timeless yet contemporary classic. Read More, See Scores, Buy Bottles

2: 2017 Substance Vineyard Collection Stoneridge Merlot

Charles’ Tasting Notes: A deep, red brick. Aromatically complex. Dark cherry, toasted sage, sappy in its mid-palate density, black raspberry, liquid ash and suede all drawn to a long satiny finish. Read More, See Scores

3: 2017 Substance Vineyard Collection Jack’s Cabernet

Charles’ Tasting Notes: Whoa. Harmony is first to come to mind. Multi-layered enticing aromas that draw you in and deliver a plethora of chamomile, lemon curd, baked apple and brioche on a medium body. Mouth-filling palate insists minerals driving all the way to a long, satisfying conclusion. WHOA. Read More, See Scores, Buy Bottles

4: 2017 K Vintners Broncho Malbec

Charles’ Tasting Notes: It’s alive! Opaque with a red brim. Purple and blue fruit, licorice stick, salt, sage, mint and juniper. Vertically structured and complex as can be. Read More, See Scores, Buy Bottles

5: 2017 Substance Vineyard Collection Klein ‘Bx’ Blend

Charles’ Tasting Notes: Truly one of a kind and best vintage to date. Crushed volcanic rock, cassis, tar, lilac and a potpourri in the nose that gives way to so much more. Discover for yourself.
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More Flight Options at Walla Walla Downtown:

The Lighter Side Flight | K Syrah, Syrah Flight

K Vintners Only:

Family Flight

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