ILR Reserve Hunter Valley Sémillon 2003

Completely different scenario from Prager
Still on the freshness
Youngish, long, marvelous, but we are still wondering in how long we'll find this wine at peak
A real treat
— 2 days ago

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Mount Pleasant Wines

Lovedale Sémillon 1998

Lunch with friends at home on Saturday. Thanks for bringing this aged gem @Jim Hunter Mid gold in colour. It’s amazing how Semillon puts on weight as it ages. Lanolin and beeswax - you would swear this was aged in oak barrels but it is stainless steel all the way. Not as complex as other old Lovedales or Tyrrells Vat 1 I have had but still impressive. More gold medals than Michael Phelps!! — 20 days ago

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Tyrrell's Wines

Hunter Valley Semillon 2018

Solid al fresco brunch option with a chilled seafood tower in Watson’s Bay. Acid mineral low ABV dry — 9 days ago

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Kings Carey Wines

Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara Sémillon 2018

Fresh, bright, nice texture — 6 days ago

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Need to try this

Tyrrell's Wines

Johnno's Sémillon 2014

Super good
250 dozens produced
A real treat
Long life ahead
— 5 days ago

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Great producer...

Peter Lehmann

Margaret Limited Release Barossa Sémillon 2012

At the Peter Lehmann Dinner at the Downs Club. Interesting to compare this top quality Barossa Semillon with the Hunter Valley style. These are more approachable young (from the warm valley floor) than the searing acidity of young HV Semillon. Soapy lanolin nose with notes of beeswax and a blue cheese component. Fuller on the palate than HV Sems. Zero oak influence. Very good. We also had the 2010 of this wine but I didn’t get a photo unfortunately. It had more lanolin, wet straw and beeswax than the 2012 with at least another 5 years in front of it. Giving it 95 points and a Gold Medal. The 2005 is still winning Trophies at Wine Shows around the country. — 22 days ago

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St. Supéry Estate Vineyards

Dollarhide Sémillon 2018

Nice, light, burst of flavor upfront, pairs well with seafood. — 13 days ago

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Château Loubens

Sainte-Croix-du-Mont Sémillon 1975


Finally hit the jackpot! Third and fourth bottles with clan 11/30/19 as gathering breaks off with half leaving. What a perfect match to real fois gras from Wilson. Everyone agrees and some found out belatedly a little goes a long way. Four more to go and also found another 75 Sauternes. Rated with leftover second bottle and yes each bottle different. Third bottle least oxidized and complex and in balance. — 7 days ago

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Hunter Valley Sémillon 2015

Terrific Semillon. Petrol, beeswax, spice. Medium bodied, balanced with refreshing acidity. Delicious when you’re trying to digest your turkey dinner — 8 days ago

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That’s a great name for a wine. “I’m The Silkman.”

Château Doisy-Védrines

Sauternes Sémillon Sauvignon Blanc Blend 2007

Peach, orange zest, and sweet vanilla. Vibrant and and rich and not cloying. Well integrated and will improve with age. — a month ago

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