2014 Charles Smith King Coal Stoneridge Vineyard
Proprietary Blend - 750ML
2014 Charles Smith King Coal Stoneridge Vineyard
  • WA 95
  • WE 94
  • VN 93
  • WS 93

Reg: $94.94

$89.94

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Reg: $94.94

$89.94

This product is
out of stock

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WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, June 2017
The 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon King Coal Stoneridge Vineyard is another 80/20 split of Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah from the Stoneridge Vineyard. It offers notes of black cherries, red currants, dried flowers and dried...   The 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon King Coal Stoneridge Vineyard is another 80/20 split of Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah from the Stoneridge Vineyard. It offers notes of black cherries, red currants, dried flowers and dried soil/sandy notes, full-bodied richness and a seamless, silky, lightly textured and elegant style. It's impeccably balanced and while already straight up delicious, is going to age gracefully. - Jeb Dunnuck  
WE 94
Wine Enthusiast, March 2018
Cellar Selection. A blend of 80% Cabernet Sauvignon and 20% Syrah, the aromas draw you into the glass, with light notes of savory herb, cassis, pipe tobacco, spice and crushed rock. It brings a flat-out gorgeous sense of...   Cellar Selection. A blend of 80% Cabernet Sauvignon and 20% Syrah, the aromas draw you into the glass, with light notes of savory herb, cassis, pipe tobacco, spice and crushed rock. It brings a flat-out gorgeous sense of texture, covering the palate from end to end with cherry flavors that glide on the finish. The feel is knee-buckling. Best after 2021.  
VN 93
Vinous, October 2017
Dark red with ruby tones. Fascinating nose combines aromas of dark cherry, dried red berries, red licorice, olive and wet earth lifted by a rose petal topnote. Quite juicy and youthfully tight, offering a fine-grained...   Dark red with ruby tones. Fascinating nose combines aromas of dark cherry, dried red berries, red licorice, olive and wet earth lifted by a rose petal topnote. Quite juicy and youthfully tight, offering a fine-grained texture and lovely subtle sweetness to its intense flavors of red berries, dusty herbs and cured olive. With its light touch, suave tannins and excellent length, this wine should evolve gracefully and last well--but I'm not sure I would have guessed that it was mostly Cabernet Sauvignon. Stoneridge Vineyard is situated northeast of the Wahluke Slope AVA. According to Brennon Leighton, Stoneridge is brutally hot in August, then cools down quickly in September, with an underwater stream serving to slow vine maturity. This will no longer be a Charles Smith wine in the future, as Smith sold his eponymous brand to Constellation Brands last year. - Stephen Tanzer  
WS 93
Wine Spectator, August 2017
Powerfully built yet sleekly structured, with savory currant, smoky pepper and herb flavors that build verve and momentum toward polished tannins. Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. Drink now through 2024. 606 cases made. –TF
Category Description
Color & Type Red
Varietal Proprietary Blend
Country USA
Region Washington
Sub-region Columbia Valley
Vintage 2014
Size 750ML