Viognier wines are well known for their floral aromas, due to terpenes, which are 2011 Smoking Loon Viognier 2011also found in Muscat and Riesling wines. There are also many other powerful flower and fruit aromas which can be perceived in these wines depending on where they were grown, the weather conditions and how old the vines were. Although some of these wines, especially those from old vines and the late-harvest wines, are suitable for aging, most are intended to be consumed young.

Smoking Loon is a subsidiary of Sebastiani wines and they are having fun with their fruit forward wines. This is a substantial wine form an old and flavorful grape. Lovely pear and honey tastes. Very good. $6.99