The 2018 Substance Vineyard Collection 'BX - Klein Vineyard' Red Blend from Washington, expertly curated by proprietor Charles Smith, is a harmonious expression of Bordeaux varietals. Meticulously sourced from the Klein Vineyard, this blend reveals layers of blackberry, dark cherry, and hints of spice. Aged in French oak barrels, it embodies both power and finesse, showcasing the unique terroir of Washington's wine country.
The Substance Vineyard Collection from Washington is masterfully curated by proprietor Charles Smith, a visionary winemaker renowned for his passion and dedication to showcasing the region's terroir. Smith's meticulous approach to sourcing premium grapes and his commitment to crafting exceptional wines define the Collection, making it a testament to his expertise and love for Washington's vineyards.
A field blend of 41% Merlot, 36% Cabernet Sauvignon, and the rest Cabernet Franc, the 2018 Klein BX Blend is straight-up brilliant stuff, offering a killer bouquet of ripe darker cherry and currant fruits as well as dried tobacco, new leather, baking spices, and chocolate. This full-bodied, seamless, incredibly elegant, yet also concentrated beauty is going to knock your socks off any time over the coming 10-15 years.