#WineDownWednesday: Sémillon

#WineDownWednesday: Sémillon

This week, I've decided to highlight another white wine for #WineDownWednesday. Sémillon is an underrated sweet wine that has flavors of lemon, apples, and pears. This wine can be enjoyed with sushi, oysters, and smoked salmon. Its fruity taste is also paired well with salted caramel ice cream. 


5 fun facts about Sémillon:


1. It's the 3rd most grown wine in France.  


2. Certain versions of Sémillon wine is blended with Muscadelle and Sauvignon Blanc. 


3. Up to 50,000 acres of Sémillon is planted around the world. 


4. Holds aromas of ginger, honey, fig, and saffron. 

5 .Is known to be a palate-cleansing wine.

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