Charles Smith

The Velvet Devil Washington State Merlot

8.74 ratings
-no pro ratings
Washington, USA
Merlot
Beef, Venison, Salami & Prosciutto, Chili & Hot Spicy, Potato, Exotic Spices, Lamb, White Rice, Baking Spices, Herbs, Pasta, Chicken, Mushrooms, Pungent Cheese, Turkey, Tomato-Based, Soft Cheese, Pork, Beans & Peas, Hard Cheese, Duck, Onion, Shallot, Garlic
Top Notes For
Jess

Medium ruby color.
Aromas of black plum, vanilla.
Dry. Flavors of plum, vanilla, cinnamon, peppercorn. Medium-rich, velvety tannins.

Intensity: 4/5
Complexity: 2/5
Balance: 4/5
Finish: 4/5

Medium ruby color.
Aromas of black plum, vanilla.
Dry. Flavors of plum, vanilla, cinnamon, peppercorn. Medium-rich, velvety tannins.

Intensity: 4/5
Complexity: 2/5
Balance: 4/5
Finish: 4/5

Feb 27th, 2024
Frank Kuo

Color if purple and light gray note. Nose of ripe berries, many different kinds, plum, and average fragrance. Taste is quite sweet and hint of grape juice note, a bit spicy, yet a bit watery. Aftertaste shows some warmth from alcohol. Ok.

Color if purple and light gray note. Nose of ripe berries, many different kinds, plum, and average fragrance. Taste is quite sweet and hint of grape juice note, a bit spicy, yet a bit watery. Aftertaste shows some warmth from alcohol. Ok.

Feb 18th, 2024
Jess

Medium-deep ruby-purple color.
Aromas of cassis, baked black fruit, vanilla, plum.
Dry. Flavors of cassis, vanilla, licorice. Medium-rich, smooth tannins.

Intensity: 5/5
Complexity: 2/5
Balance: 3/5
Finish: 4/5

Medium-deep ruby-purple color.
Aromas of cassis, baked black fruit, vanilla, plum.
Dry. Flavors of cassis, vanilla, licorice. Medium-rich, smooth tannins.

Intensity: 5/5
Complexity: 2/5
Balance: 3/5
Finish: 4/5

Oct 3rd, 2023
ARNS

ARNS had this 2 months ago

ARNS had this 2 months ago

Dec 15th, 2023