Category Archives: Semillon

My parents have sold up and are leaving my childhood home.  It will no doubt be promptly bulldozed to make way for another Greenwich mansion.  They have brought round some personal items from my childhood, such as my high-school report … Continue reading

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One of my wine tasting groups recently held a semillon tasting.  Semillon is an unheralded grape variety, finding its main fame as a key grape (typically the dominant grape) in the sweet wines of Sauternes in France.  As a dry wine, … Continue reading

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We had some friends around on the weekend for a casual BBQ , with lots of good food and wine.  Just thought I’d share one of the dishes and the wines that we drank with it. Queensland Snapper:  I wanted to post … Continue reading

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