Semillon - Grape Variety

Together with Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon forms the mainstay of white Bordeaux wines, both dry and sweet; it seems its origins lie somewhere around the Gironde. There is a red skinned version known in South Africa and nowhere else. It has been transplanted most successfully to Australia where, in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales, it makes one of the world's longest living dry white wines. Semillon wines have a distinct richness of texture, lime-floral fruit developing into nuttiness with age.

3 wines
Old World
2001 Château Doisy Védrines, Barsac
White | Still | 12.5%
Case of 12 Bottles
£455.00
price duty paid
Old World
2001 Château Lafaurie Peyraguey, Sauternes
White | Still | 13.5%
Case of 24 Half bottles
£460.00
price duty paid
Old World
2001 Château Coutet, Barsac
White | Still | 14%
Case of 12 Bottles
£336.00
price under bond
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