We loved it. B enjoyed. Very drinkable not too acidic.
I liked it.....
I was impressed by this 2007 for the price but I am by no means a wine expert. I liked that it seemed balanced and not too acidic like some of the less expensive wines.
2006 Smoking Loon Pinot
Excellent utility Pinot. Very impressed for the price... very light and fruity, not at all heavy as someone else noted about the 2005. Will no doubt buy this under $10 pinot again!
Can't beat it for the money.
I was very happy with this choice..
I saw the zinfandel was also rated well by USA today - anyone seen/tried it?
This is one of my favorite bottles of pinot noir for the price.
Smoking Loon Pinot Noir
by Delaware Matt
I enjoyed Smoking Loon for the first time this past weekend with a nice meaty pasta dish. Totally delicious. Smooth, deep taste - perfect with a hearty meal.
I was a bit disappointed in this wine. Not quite as smooth as would have liked. But, still a drinkable wine.
A pleasant little wine!
For the price, it is very drinkable. I have begun lately tasting a great variety of PN... starting at the mid range in pricing... and for this lower end price range, you can't beat SL, especially if you are hosting a party.
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Adored by critics, prized by collectors, Pinot Noir is one of most tantalizing yet temperamental varietals in the world. For many wine enthusiasts, this is part of the appeal of Pinot -- it doesn't reveal its charms easily. Pinot Noir's virtue also stems from the unique characteristics of the grape. The skins are especially delicate, which accounts for the lighter color and body of finished wine. But, despite the delicacy, the best wines have excellent backbone and... Read More »
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