Label Image
2011 Charles Smith Wines Viognier Lawrence Vineyard Washington State
Out of Stock
Not Yet Rated Be the first to rate this wine
Expert Ratings
read the reviews

Begin Your Search

WineAccess Travel Log

Read stories from the world's greatest wine trails.

Expert Reviews

91 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - November/December 2013

(from a vineyard in the Royal Slope area; aged in one-year-old barrels for 14 months):  Bright, full golden-yellow.  Very ripe, expressive aromas of mirabelle, lichee and honey.  Large-scaled, broad and dry, showing considerable alcoholic clout to the flavors of peach, pineapple, licorice and lichee.  Less refined than the viognier made by Charles Smith under his K Vintners label but undeniably opulent.  Boasts decent underlying structure but I'd still consume this over the next 12 to 18 months.

91 Points | Wine Spectator

Member Ratings

Your Rating & Review
0 Member Ratings

Be the first to rate this wine

Greyed Out Ratings Graph


Varietal Image

Emerging from the tiny appellation of Condrieu in the northern Rhone, Viognier has become a rising star in California vineyards, as our American palates have evolved to appreciate more aromatic white wines. Still, the most desired bottlings of Viognier continue to come from Condrieu, a region just south of the city of Lyon. Centuries of cultivation here have taught producers how to...
Read More »