Our 4th edition of Ambiance brings unique characteristics creating a wine that takes your mind away from the everyday & transports you to an afternoon of relaxing in the sun of Provence.
91 Points "Editor's Choice" - The Wine Enthusiast, Nov 2013
Aromas of white peach, fresh pastry, & vanilla with lush flavors of green apple, crisp pear, kiwi, & hints of spiced citrus & grilled bread.
2011 Boushey Merlot
A true reflection of Yakima Valley terroir - black cherries, spiced plums, rich dark fruit & texture with undertones of spice and chocolate.
2011 GSM ~ Grenache-Syrah-Mourvèdre
Our 1st effort at this Gigondas-inspired blend! Aromas of black pepper, cigar box, & blackberries with intense boysenberry & cherry, white pepper, & unsweetened cocoa flavors.
2011 Zinfandel - Tasting Room Exclusive
This Zinfandel is versatile & delicious year-round—luscious & satisfying from front to finish!
2010 Sangiovese - VERY Limited
A LIMITED production available only in our Tasting Rooms, this sophisticated Sangiovese shows vibrant red fruit aromas with luscious flavors of ripe strawberry & anise.
2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Rich & complex, the long finish is subtle but full with lingering oak nuances & polished tannins.
ANVIL 2009 Red Blend (6-Bottle Limit)
Limited Production, Highly Allocated, Critically Acclaimed
ANVIL's Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot & Petit Verdot grapes have seldom achieved such a perfection of style & balance. Plush, seductive & luscious, ANVIL will evolve for several years, but resisting its siren song will be challenging.
93+ Points - The Wine Advocate, June 2013
Walldeaux Smithie NV
Fresh, bold & juicy with a firm structure, Walldeaux Smithie is definitely reminiscent of an Old-World Bordeaux.
2011 StoneTree Primitivo - Société EXCLUSIVE*
Our Anvil Société-Exclusive* 3rd vintage of Primitivo is big, dark, ripe, & full, beckoning you to an evening fireside for romance!
2008 Barbera - Sagemoor Vineyard
Aromas of cigar box, white pepper & cinnamon supports an intense blast of juicy berries & flavors of luscious boysenberry cobbler with subtle hints of vanilla, cinnamon & a creamy mouth-feel.
A rich balance of elegance & power with inky black fruit, regal color & incredible aromas.
The crisp, full nose greets you with delicious aromas of orange peel, peach & honeydew melon...a full-bodied wine with beautifully balanced acids & an elegant, lingering finish.
Exceptional Burgundian winemaking results in exceptional wine - our 2010 Chardonnay is rich & balanced by good acidity & light minerality
A full-bodied, structured wine with an amazing mix of concentrated ripe fruit, spicy notes of mineral & earth combined with lively acids.
Vibrant pomegranate & black cherry aromas with spicy earth, eucalyptus & classic Syrah funk...flavors of dark concentrated blackberry, ripe figs, subtle spice, smoky bacon & silky tannins
2008 Cabernet Sauvignon
An intense Cabernet Sauvignon that will make you go weak in the knees with its incredible balance.
Exceptional Burgundian winemaking results in exceptional wine - our 2009 Chardonnay is extraordinary, it's complex richness balanced by acidity & stony minerals.
A juicy vibrant wine in the true Bordeaux style with incredible potential for graceful aging.
A white wine to be reckoned with...lush tropical aromas full of coconut & pineapple & a little mineral.
2006 Cabernet Sauvignon
Aromas of bright blueberries & red currants are accentuated by the richness & spice of the French oak...layers of pomegranate, boysenberry & cocoa bean, hinting of spicy cinnamon...
A deft touch of classic soft merlot with polished acidity & tannins that promises a finish that is pleasantly long & lush with hints of cedar.
2005 Cabernet Sauvignon
The extensive bottle aging has allowed the intricate flavors & aromas to develop into an incredible personality.
The nose is alive with violets, boysenberries, fresh tobacco leaves, white pepper & just enough smoke & earthiness...
"Bright & refreshing, this shapely wine has a silky texture under its pear, peach, & citrus flavors, finishing spicy & buttery..."
90 Points - Harvey Steiman, Wine Spectator
An experience you won't soon forget! Alive with citrus, white peach, mango & grapefruit, citrus & a hint of floral combining for a rich, viscous mouth-feel.
2004 Champoux Cabernet Sauvignon
"The incredibly smooth velvet mouthfeel combined with rich fruits of Bing cherry, blueberry & blackberry will captivate your palate. The tannins are firm, but beautifully balanced with a long, spicy finish."
94 Points - Dr Jay Miller, The Wine Advocate
2006 Barbera - Sagemoor Vineyard
A LIMITED production wine! Intense aromas of blueberry, orange blossom, white pepper & caramel...beautifully crafted with rich flavors of espresso, dark chocolate, blueberry & pomegranate.
2007 Late Harvest Orange Muscat (375ml)
With a hint of golden straw color, but crystal clear & brilliant.Offering a spectacular nose of honeysuckle & orange blossom, followed by fresh peach & apricot promising much to savor.
2005 Cabernet Franc
A flamboyant personality of floral notes of hibiscus & perfume, followed by fruits of black cherry & raspberry, finishing with black peppercorn & spice.
2005 Late Harvest Gewurztraminer (375 mL)
Alive with a bounty of aromas...Floral nuances of orange blossoms & rose petals, followed by peach, pear, lychee & lemon grass. Wonderful flavors of honeydew & apricot...
2004 Boushey Vineyard Syrah
This enticing Syrah truly expresses what Boushey Vineyard is all about: Opulence! Possessing a certain “je ne sais quoi” that teases your palate begging for just a little more
Exquisite, intense aromas of licorice, blackberries, cloves & white pepper. Cherry compote & blueberry flavors are followed by a long spicy finish.
Opens with aromas of ripe cherries & cocoa beans with delicate floral scents of violets & lilacs...a juicy mouthfeel with boysenberries, blackberries & red currants.
Assertive aromas of green apple & peach lead to a mouthful of dense & creamy flavors that are layered & full-bodied, yet fresh with pear, citrus & mineral notes...
2003 Pepper Bridge Cabernet Sauvignon
Our very first vineyard-designated Cabernet Sauvignon is definitely a showstopper! Exhibiting beautiful dark color with aromas of violets, chocolate & cedar...a great example of Walla Walla Valley fruit.
2003 Cabernet Sauvignon
The end of your journey for an elegant, full-bodied Cab, this is what you have been longing for...incredible structure & great depth from extended barrel & bottle-aging.
A wine with incredible depth & structure along with great fruit & more pronounced spice, this is a Rhone-style Syrah with bigger, riper fruit...
2011 Ambiance - Woodinville Exclusive
Crisp, full aromas of orange peel, starfruit & apricot delight the senses. The powerful structure is wrapped in flavors of honeydew & lush tropical fruit.
Reminiscent of a Chablis-style Chardonnay with enticing mineral qualities, kiwi, pear, green apple & hints of smoke.
Exceptional Burgundian-style winemaking results in exceptional Chardonnay - clean & balanced by bright acidity & light minerality.
92 Points “Editor’s Choice” ~ Wine Enthusiast, April 2013
2008 Orange Muscat (375mL)
Integrated flavors of cinnamon, ginger & brown sugar lead to lemon peel & vanilla with a luscious crème brulée finish, delighting the senses.
Impressive pomegranate with hints of light caramel & raspberry-filled chocolate. The palate is vibrant, ripe with juicy cassis, impressive dark fruit & texture.
93 Points "Editor's Choice" - The Wine Enthusiast, Nov 2013
2008 Late Harvest Semillon (375ml)
Apretty nose with delicate nuances of honey, orange blossom & pear...Rich flavors of baked apples laced with cinnamon, pear tart, lemon zest & cotton candy.
A sensuous Syrah with tannins, chewy fruit & layers of intensity that just won't quit.
Honeydew, kiwi & lemon custard elements, with a spicy, peppery core & silky texture...beautiful honeysuckle aromas coupled with nuances of white peach, pear & tropical fruit.
The youthful Zinfandel nose of brambly berries embraces aromas of toasted hazelnuts & a twist of fresh mandarin.
A truly elegant wine expressing individual fruit characteristic from each varieta, brimming with cherries, blackberries & cardamom.
2009 Stonetree Petite Sirah (Tasting Room Exclusive)
Marie-Eve searched a long time for a Petite Sirah vineyard she really liked. Ours is juicy & intense on the palate with modest, balanced acidity & integrated tannins.
2004 Klipsun Vineyard Merlot
92 Points - Dr Jay Miller, Robert Parker's Wine Advocate
Big fruit, with a full round mouth, bright acidity, integrated tannins & a long finish. Offers a bouquet of roasted coffee bean, caramel, rose petal with some spicy notes of clove & anise.
Brambleberry, balsam & rich spice perfume the nose while luscious dark fruit & texture compliment the judicious oak influence on the palate.
Rich, abundant aromas of clove, boysenberry, lilac & brown sugar with an amazing mix of concentrated ripe fruit, spicy notes of mineral & earth leading to a lengthy finish of elegance & finesse.
2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
The delicious fruit of a ripe year shines & balances the perfumed silky mouthfeel all the way through the long, dark cherry-tinged finish.
2010 Late Harvest Riesling (375ml)
Explodes with complex flavors of ambrosia & lychee laced with white peach, apricot, cinnamon, Bosch pears & a full, rich, viscous mouth-feel with a lingering finish.
A huge favorite among fans of Washington wine...Classic aromas of cloves, cocoa bean, anise, lilac & orange peel, showing bright acids & chocolate flavors, sweet spices & the dense fruit flavors of boysenberries & dark cherries.
2007 Cabernet Sauvignon
Truly a wine from the "dark side" with it's inky color...aromas of blackberry, plum, fresh cracked black pepper & smoky cedar fill your senses.
Classic Zinfandel aromas of clove, caramel, spice, & roses. A rich & juicy mouthfeel exhibiting flavors of chocolate, braised figs, white pepper & clove, hints of brown sugar, bing cherries & blackberry reduction.
2010 Les Collines Syrah - Anvil Société EXCLUSIVE*
With its fulfilling & complex wild berry flavors, this VERY limited production of LESS than 100 cases is not to be missed!
92 Points “Editor’s Choice” ~ Wine Enthusiast, Nov 2013
*This wine is EXCLUSIVELY available to Anvil Société members only.
ANVIL 2008 Klipsun Cabernet Sauvignon
Limited Production, Highly Allocated, Critically Acclaimed
"...beautifully proportioned Cabernet...with a sense of elegance..."
2007 Petit Verdot
Subtle hints of rich spices, eucalyptus & flint flow into rich aromas of blackberry.
2007 Barbera - Sagemoor Vineyard
Earthy, spicy & rustic, this luscious wine is luxurious with rich flavors of dark cherry, figs, blueberry & licorice. A LIMITED production, this Barbera is deliciously inspiring.
A rich, intense wine that offers vibrant blackberry & dark cherry aromas with spicy earthy notes.
"Dark & musky, lightly earthy & soft, it's a luscious bottle which blankets the tongue with rustic (in a good way) black fruits 7 exotic spices. Rare & wonderful."
Paul Gregutt, Wine Enthusiast Magazine, November 2010
2009 Sagemoor Barbera - WW Exclusive*
"An Italian varietal with a French accent", this juicy, medium-bodied Barbera is lush with flavors of marionberry, blueberry, & subtle pie spice.
*Sold out in Woodinville, this wine is exclusive to the Walla Walla Tasting Room!
2007 Klipsun Merlot
"Go Big or Go...Bigger!" This is the essence of Red Mountain with its intense, bold structure that maintains a fruit-forwardness of complex briary, peppery, wild berry flavors.
2009 Cabernet Franc - WW Exclusive*
Rich aromas of lilac, violet & roses, pipe tobacco & dark chocolate with lush flavors of blackberries, boysenberries, fresh vanilla bean & dark chocolate-covered cherries.
*Sold out in Woodinville, this wine is EXCLUSIVE to the Walla Walla Tasting Room!
The mouthfeel is crisp & clean with just the right amount of acidity. Spice, citrus & guava gather for an interesting grouping of flavors.
2008 Les Collines Syrah - Woodinville Exclusive
Our first Les Collines Syrah is the essence of Walla Walla Syrah with its complex briary, peppery, wild berry flavors.
2008 Cabernet Franc - Woodinville Exclusive
Luxurious flavors of figs, dark blackberries, intense cinnamon & ginger spice.
2008 Petite Sirah - Woodinville Exclusive
The palate is full-bodied with intense flavors of ripe plum, mixed berries, & pomegranate with subtle hints of spice, chocolate & a cranberry-accented finish.