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Date Printed: 4/25/2015
Smoking Loon Pinot Noir 2006
Smoking Loon Pinot Noir 2006
(search item no. 94009)

PRICE ON 4/25/2015: $7.99

Winemaker's Notes:

Brilliant garnet color with a seductive rose petal green tea aroma. The palate is ripe with heavily extracted cherry and strawberry flavors with a slight astringency akin to pomegranate seeds.

This very generously fruit driven wine is a must with smoked game hen with bitter greens or wild salmon with a rich béarnaise sauce and roasted beets with a champagne vinaigrette.

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About Smoking Loon:

Don Sebastiani & Sons is a family-owned wine negociant firm specializing in the marketing of upscale, but moderately priced varietal wines. Principals Don Sebastiani and sons, Donny and August are third and fourth generation California vintners and wine merchants. The company is headquartered in Sonoma Valley and has a winery in the Napa Valley.

Smoking Loon has been recognized as a Value Brand of the Year by Wine & Spirits magazine (2005).