PG's Wine of the Week
Force Majeure 2019 Parabellum Coulée
May 19, 2022
Force Majeure is one of the most important producers in Washington yet remains under the radar for most wine drinkers. Now relocated to just outside the western boundary of the Rocks District, it's guided by winemaker Todd Alexander. His superb touch with exceptional Red Mountain and Walla Walla vineyard sources inspires a growing lineup of Bordeaux and Rhône-inspired blends and single varietal wines. These are not cheap, but this week's feature is from the lower-priced Parabellum tier and is stunningly good. It's a Rhône-style blend – principally Syrah with the balance a mix of Grenach...