2013 Façon Blanc
Our beloved Southern Rhône-inspired Ambiance has a new name: "Façon Blanc." Bright & balanced with rich, zesty flavors of pink grapefruit, white peach, apricot & hints of white pepper & spice.
Gold Medal ~ Seattle Wine Awards, Summer 2014
Aromas of white peach, fresh pastry, & vanilla with lush flavors of green apple, crisp pear, kiwi, & hints of spiced citrus & brioche.
91 Points - Wine Enthusiast, July 2014
Double Gold Medal ~ Seattle Wine Awards, Summer 2014
2013 Riesling, Underwood Mtn Vineyard - VERY Limited!*
A VERY Limited production of ONLY 93 cases, this clean, rich Riesling from the Underwood Mountain Vineyard in the Columbia Gorge in 2013 is EXCLUSIVE to our Tasting Rooms!
"Best Buy" - Review of WA Wines, February 2015
A beautiful “Old World” style reflection of the 2012 vintage! Food-friendly with nice acid-to-tannin balance & a lush, delightful mixed berry finish.
2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
Brilliant purple, infused with plush aromas of red currant, lavender & blueberries. Silky texture, & a long, lush finish with suave, dense tannins.
2012 Façon Rouge GSM
A brooding, dark Grenache-Syrah-Mourvedre blend with earthy, herbal aromas & intense spice, cinnamon, coffee, & pomegranate flavors -- the essence of Boushey Vineyard!
2011 Syrah, Les Collines Vineyard - VERY Limited*
Silky, complex dark berry flavors with aromas of sandalwood, lavender & white pepper. ONLY 108 cases produced, our 2011 Les Collines Syrah is EXTREMELY Limited & Highly Allocated!
19/20 Points - Review of WA Wines, November 2014
Walldeaux Smithie NV
Fresh, bold & juicy with a firm structure, Walldeaux Smithie is a Merlot-based blend of Old World & New World inspired by our building’s blacksmith shop history and our Winemaker’s French heritage and training.
2012 Zinfandel, Alder Ridge Vineyard
Coming in February, our food-friendly 2012 Alder Ridge Zinfandel's effortless elegance entices you to pour another glass!
2012 Primitivo, StoneTree Vineyard
Coming in February, our limited production 4th vintage of StoneTree Vineyard Primitivo is again an incredible balance of dark flavors with ripe black fruit and delicious spice!
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.
2009 Primitivo, StoneTree Vineyard
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.
2009 Marsanne, Boushey Vineayrd
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 Cabernet Sauvignon, Champoux Vineyard
"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...with rich flavors of espresso, dark chocolate, blueberry & pomegranate.
2007 Late Harvest Orange Muscat, Lonesome Springs Vineyard (375ml)
A hint of golden straw color, but crystal clear & brilliant. A spectacular nose of honeysuckle & orange blossom, followed by fresh peach & apricot promising much to savor.
2005 Cabernet Franc, Alder Ridge Vineyard
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, Koinonia Vineyard (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 Syrah, Boushey Vineyard
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 Cabernet Sauvignon, Pepper Bridge Vineyard
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...
2003 Zinfandel, Alder Ridge Vineyard
Plush flavors of lively, sweet red cherry & loads of spice linger on the palate begging for one more taste, one more glass...
2002 Zinfandel, Alder Ridge Vineyard
A classic version of red Zinfandel, bursting with juicy, fruity aromas on the nose & the palate!
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
2011 Ambiance White Rhône Blend
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
2011 Barbera, Sagemoor Vineyard - Tasting Rooms EXCLUSIVE
Barbera [Bar-BEAR-Ah], Italy’s most widely planted & adaptable grape, excels in Eastern Washington's dry conditions. Its versatility reminds us of the European tradition of enjoying wines with good food & a minimum of fuss & complication.
91 Points "Very Good" - Int'l Wine Review, Sept/Oct 2013
2010 Sangiovese, Boushey Vineyard
A LIMITED production available only in our Tasting Rooms, this sophisticated Sangiovese shows vibrant red fruit aromas with luscious flavors of ripe strawberry & anise.
90 Points - Int'l Wine Review, Sept/Oct 2013
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
2011 Merlot, Boushey Vineyard
A true reflection of Yakima Valley terroir - black cherries, spiced plums, rich dark fruit & texture with undertones of spice & chocolate.
93 Points "Cellars Selection" ~ Wine Enthusiast, July 2014
GOLD Medal "Best Red" ~ Great NW Wine Invitational 2014
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.
2010 Cabernet Sauvignon
Rich & complex, the long finish is subtle but full with lingering oak nuances & polished tannins.
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.
2011 GSM ~ Grenache-Syrah-Mourvèdre - Tasting Room ONLY
Our 1st Gigondas-inspired blend! Black pepper, cigar box, & blackberries aromas with intense boysenberry & cherry, white pepper, & unsweetened cocoa flavors.
LIMITED Availability - Tasting Rooms ONLY!
93 Points "Cellar Selection" ~ Wine Enthusiast, July 2014
2009 Petite Sirah, StoneTree Vineyard (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.
2011 Malbec, StoneTree Vineyard
A limited production of ONLY 95 cases, our 2011 StoneTree Malbec is available ONLY in Forgeron Cellars' Tasting Rooms.
2011 Primitivo, StoneTree Vineyard - Société EXCLUSIVE*
Our Anvil Société-Exclusive* 3rd vintage of Primitivo is big, dark, ripe, & full, beckoning you to an evening fireside for romance!
92 Points "Editor's Choice" ~ Wine Enthusiast, September 2014
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.
92 Points “Cellar Selection”, Wine Enthusiast, December 2012
2010 Late Harvest Riesling, Dionysus Vineyard (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, bright acids & chocolate flavors, sweet spices & 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.
2011 Zinfandel - VERY Limited*
This Zinfandel is versatile & delicious year-round -- luscious & satisfying from front to finish!
91 Points - The Wine Advocate #213, June 2014
"Excellent" - WA Wine Report, April 2014
2010 Les Collines Syrah - Walla Walla 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
ANVIL 2008 Klipsun Cabernet Sauvignon
Limited Production, Highly Allocated, Critically Acclaimed
"...beautifully proportioned Cabernet...with a sense of elegance..."
2007 Petit Verdot, Lonesome Springs Vineyard
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.
2007 Primitivo, StoneTree Vineyard
"Dark & musky, lightly earthy & soft, it's a luscious bottle which blankets the tongue with rustic (in a good way) black fruits & exotic spices. Rare & wonderful."
Paul Gregutt, Wine Enthusiast Magazine, November 2010
ANVIL 2009 Red Blend - SOLD OUT
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.
* SOLD OUT @ our WOODINVILLE Tasting Room, LESS THAN 1 CASE of this wine is available ONLY @ our WALLA WALLA Winery & Tasting Room.
2009 Barbera, Sagemoor Vineyard
"An Italian varietal with a French accent", tour juicy, medium-bodied Barbera is lush with flavors of marionberry, blueberry, & subtle pie spice.
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
Rich aromas of lilac, violet & roses, pipe tobacco & dark chocolate with lush flavors of blackberries, boysenberries, fresh vanilla bean & dark chocolate-covered cherries.
The mouthfeel is crisp & clean with just the right amount of acidity. Spice, citrus & guava gather for an interesting grouping of flavors.
2010 Boushey Syrah
This enticing earthy & peppery Syrah truly expresses the terroir that Boushey Vineyard is renowned for. VERY limited!
“Excellent” ~ WA Wine Report, October 2013
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.
2010 StoneTree Petite Sirah - Société EXCLUSIVE
A rush of crushed dark plum, tart pomegranate & black pepper... The finish, firm & full-bodied, lingers & lasts as only Petite Sirah can. VERY Limited - an Anvil Société exclusive!
2008 Cabernet Franc
Luxurious flavors of figs, dark blackberries, intense cinnamon & ginger spice.
2008 Petite Sirah, StoneTree Vineyard*
The palate is full-bodied with intense flavors of ripe plum, mixed berries, & pomegranate with subtle hints of spice, chocolate & a cranberry-accented finish.
*An Anvil Société-exclusive wine.