Best Food Pairing for Semillon wine

When pairing Sémillon wine with food, you'll want to keep a few things in mind. First, you'll want to make sure that the food you're pairing it with is not too heavy. Heavy foods can overwhelm the delicate flavor of Sémillon and make it taste bitter. Second, you'll want to make sure that the food you're pairing it with has a complementary flavor. This will help bring out the best in both the wine and the food. 

Here are a few ideas for what to serve with Sémillon wine:

  • For a light starter or snack, try pairing Sémillon wine with some fresh fruit and cheese.
  • For a heartier dish, pair Sémillon wine with grilled chicken or fish.
  • For a truly decadent meal, pair Sémillon wine with foie gras or another rich, fatty dish.  Spicy Asian cuisine is also perfectly made for that glass of Sémillon.

No matter what you serve it with, Sémillon wine is sure to please! 

For more ideas and dishes that work with the wines you have in your wine cellar or fridge check out our suggestions in the QelviQ, Your Personal Sommelier App.


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