Definition

(Adjective) Permeated or imbued with a smell or aroma; having a particular smell. Also: having a smell suggestive or reminiscent of some quality, feeling, etc.

In Context

“It is earthy and redolent of dark licorice, and has a pleasant oakiness.”

Howard G. Goldberg, “Goes with Turkey (or Duck),” The New York Times, November 18, 2012.