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Welcome to Forgeron Cellars

"The wines are outstanding across the board..." The Wine Advocate, June 2013

 

Discover unique wines inspired by Marie-Eve's French heritage! "Forgeron" is the French word for blacksmith as our winery/tasting room was founded in 2001 on the former site of a blacksmith shop. Buried in the foundation, for good luck, are hundreds of horseshoes unearthed during construction. In French, the word "Forgeron" refers to artisans who build with their hands combining experience with an extensive knowledge of their trade. This is the vision that Marie-Eve Gilla, Winemaker & Managing Partner brings to Forgeron Cellars, crafting complex, food-friendly wines from vineyards chosen for maturity and flavor profile.

Forgeron Cellars production is limited (around 6000 cases/year), allowing Marie-Eve to focus on quality by keeping each lot separate and allowing full expression of the wine's potential.

Accolades

2012 ANVIL Malbec review from Wine Advocate

"This is a decidedly pedal-to-the-metal 2012 that won’t appeal to those craving delicate aromas and flavors, yet has tons of charm and is a joy to drink."

Jeb Dunnuck, The Wine Advocate, June 2015

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Wines

2012 Cabernet Sauvignon

Full-bodied, elegant & silky in texture, finishes long & lush, with fine, suave tannins. Youthful & exuberant with great depth, decant an hour or 2 before savoring...

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Upcoming Events

September 4th - Vintage Friday: Merlot - Both Tasting Rooms

Join us on the First Friday from July through October to indulge in Wine Verticals of past Forgeron Vintages!

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