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 & rich 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!
2012 Zinfandel, Alder Ridge Vineyard*
Our food-friendly 2012 Alder Ridge Zinfandel's effortless elegance entices you to pour another glass!
*Limited to Forgeron's Tasting Rooms in Walla Walla & Woodinville & a few select accounts.
2012 Primitivo, StoneTree Vineyard*
Our limited production 4th vintage of StoneTree Vineyard Primitivo is again an incredible balance of dark flavors with ripe black fruit & delicious spice!
*Limited to Forgeron's Tasting Rooms in Walla Walla & Woodinville & a few select accounts.
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.
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.