There isn't much Sémillon in Portugal, but what there is can be easily affected by botrytis. This one has intense sweetness, balanced by dryness and lemon acidity. Ready to drink.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.