Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Sémillon
An introductory guide to Sémillon wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings, growing regions...
Try a SÃ©millon wine if you like Viognier. Overview of the SÃ©millon wine varietal Medium to full bodied white wine with floral, honey, beeswax aromas. Made in styles from dry to sweet dessert wines and often blended with Sauvignon Blanc. Why we like the SÃ©millon varietal, grape and wine Some of...
Wine Basics — Grape Varietals 101: Viognier
An introductory guide to Viognier wine. Everything you need to know about the grape variety including flavour, food pairings and growing regions...
Try Viognier Wine if You Like Chardonnay or SÃ©millon. Overview of Viognier Wine Medium bodied, fruit driven wine with low acidity and medium to high alcohol. How To Pronounce the grape Viognier: vee-OWN-yay Why We Like Viognier Wine Viognier is a lower in acidity, which mean it doesnât give...
Reviewed on March 17, 2015
I'm not a sweet wine fan but this is a special little number that pairs exceptionally well with a decadent dessert spread. Haven't tried it with chocolate fondue, but I imagine it would be a great match. Creamy honey and toasted oak are perfectly balanced with a touch of orange citrus fruit. Simply delicious! Expect to pay around $30.
About the Producer
De Bortoli Wines
Bilbul, New South Wales, Australia
De Bortoli Wines is a third generation family wine company established by Vittorio and Giuseppina De Bortoli in 1928. The couple emigrated to Australia from Northern Italy, from mountain villages at the foothills of the Italian Alps, near the historic town of Asolo. Their son, the energetic and dynamic...