When it comes to wine, Smoking Loon believes in spreading your wings and experiencing the best the world has to offer—sip by sip. Smoking Loon wines display bold, exciting flavors that complement everyday adventures. Each wine is crafted to capture true varietal character, rewarding those willing to migrate beyond the ordinary. Why Fly When You Can Soar?
Smoking Loon wines have been widely recognized for their outstanding quality since 2001. The winery has won 29 Wine Enthusiast "Best Buy" awards, as well as 15 Wine Spectator "Best Value" awards.
Smoking Loon Merlot shows fruit-forward characteristics with dark berry fruit, hints of cedar and a soft, balanced structure. The distinct natural barriers, abundant sunshine and cool temperatures of the Chilean region help to maintain healthy growing conditions and allow the wine to develop fresh fruit characteristics and crisp acidity.
Try pairing with grilled Cuban flank steak, bacon wrapped pork chops, or Autumn salad with roasted butternut squash.