Red

2010 Force Majeure Cabernet Sauvignon Collaboration Series Force Majeure Vineyard

Cabernet Sauvignon

  • USA
  • Washington
  • Columbia Valley
  • Red Mountain
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Community Tasting Notes 12

  • Anonymous wrote: 93 points

    December 28, 2018 - This is a great bottle of wine that can be bought for an inexpensive price right now.

  • cpsmith33 Likes this wine: 92 points

    November 10, 2016 - Needs a lot more time. Gave it some air and tried to wait but it went to fast.... Dark fruits, chewy tannins...nice Red Mountain fruit that is well crafted. Seriously needs 5 years though on next one...

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  • garambler wrote: 92 points

    October 15, 2016 - Friends shared this after our 10/15/16 Delille Grand Ciel vertical. It had a tight, dense and brooding bouquet of black currant, black cherry, blackberry, espresso, toast, licorice, cinnamon and spice aromas. The palate was dense, tannic and dry with flavors of black currant, blackberry, toast, mocha, cocoa, licorice and spice. 92+

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  • Anonymous wrote: 92 points

    June 4, 2016 - Rich, delicious full-bodied black cherry fruit with cassis and coffee flavors, excellent structure, tight and very focused, need bottle age, ample finish

  • KCBrian Likes this wine: 91 points

    March 4, 2015 - I had a long day and some awesome leftovers in the fridge so I pulled this Cabernet. Drank about half the first night. Not so much nose and very tight. Tannins and acid with some red fruit staring to emerge. Day two I poured a glass and the nose burst out of the glass. The second night a mix of dark fruits showed and it was much more approachable. I would recommend to give it a bit more time or a long decant. Potential to move up a couple of pts. Lovely wine!

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Washington Wine Report

  • By Sean Sullivan
    9/6/2013 (link) ***** points

    (Force Majeure Collaboration Series Cabernet Sauvignon Force Majeure Vineyard Red Mountain) A glass staining wine with pencil lead, black currant, mineral notes, and dark cherries. Wound up tightly at present, it’s a showstopper with a lot of complexity, richness of flavor, chewy tannins, and lively acidity. 100% Cabernet Sauvignon (three separate clones: 8, 169, 191). Aged 20 months in French oak (100% new). 15.3% alcohol. 110 cases produced. Chris Gorman (Gorman Winery) winemaker.

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type Red
  • Producer Force Majeure
  • Varietal Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Designation Collaboration Series
  • Vineyard Force Majeure Vineyard
  • Country USA
  • Region Washington
  • SubRegion Columbia Valley
  • Appellation Red Mountain

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  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 211 (69%)
  • Consumed 94 (31%)

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