The Very Best Sémillon Wines from California

Chalk Hill 2011 Botrytised Semillon (Chalk Hill)

California Sémillon Chalk Hill, US

90

points

Foursight 2009 Charles Vineyard Sémillon (Anderson Valley)

California Sémillon Anderson Valley, US

82

points

Fenestra 2013 Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

90

points

Frostwatch 2015 Semillon (Bennett Valley)

California Sémillon Bennett Valley, US

90

points

V. Sattui 2014 Carsi Vineyard Sémillon (Napa Valley)

California Sémillon Napa Valley, US

86

points

Winery by the Creek 2014 Estate Semillon (Fair Play)

California Sémillon Fair Play, US

85

points

Chalk Hill 2005 Botrytised Sémillon (Chalk Hill)

California Sémillon Chalk Hill, US

95

points

Andis 2013 Bill Dillian Vineyard Semillon (Amador County)

California Sémillon Amador County, US

88

points

Chatom Vineyards 2013 Semillon (Calaveras County)

California Sémillon Calaveras County, US

89

points

Longboard 2010 Late Harvest Sémillon (North Coast)

California Sémillon North Coast, US

87

points

Macauley 2007 Special Selected Late Harvest Botrytis Sémillon (Alexander Valley)

California Sémillon Alexander Valley, US

96

points

Lava Cap 2000 Sémillon (El Dorado)

California Sémillon El Dorado, US

82

points

Concannon 2013 Reserve Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

90

points

Fenestra 2008 Sémillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

88

points

J. Rickards 2014 Herrick Vineyard Semillon (Russian River Valley)

California Sémillon Russian River Valley, US

88

points

Vermeil 2010 Luvisi Vineyard Dry Sémillon (Calistoga)

California Sémillon Calistoga, US

87

points

Castello di Amorosa 2006 Il Passito Late Harvest Sémillon (Sonoma County)

California Sémillon Sonoma County, US

85

points

Fenestra 2006 Sémillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

85

points

Saxon Brown 2012 Fighting Brothers Cuvée Semillon (Sonoma County)

California Sémillon Sonoma County, US

86

points

Andis 2010 Bill Dillian Vineyard Sémillon (Amador County)

California Sémillon Amador County, US

90

points

Andis 2014 Bill Dillian Vineyard Sémillon (Amador County)

California Sémillon Amador County, US

88

points

Andis 2012 Bill Dillian Vineyard Semillon (Amador County)

California Sémillon Amador County, US

89

points

Cuda Ridge Wines 2015 Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

84

points

Andis 2015 Semillon (Amador County)

California Sémillon Amador County, US

89

points

Fenestra 2012 Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

87

points

Chalk Hill 2009 Botrytised Sémillon (Chalk Hill)

California Sémillon Chalk Hill, US

95

points

Fortress 2007 Finale Sémillon (Red Hills Lake County)

California Sémillon Red Hills Lake County, US

90

points

Fenestra 2011 Ghielmetti Vineyard Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

86

points

Joullian 2013 Estate Semillon (Carmel Valley)

California Sémillon Carmel Valley, US

89

points

Yorkville Cellars 2010 Randle Hill Vineyard Sémillon (Yorkville Highlands)

California Sémillon Yorkville Highlands, US

87

points

J. Rickards 2012 Sémillon (Russian River Valley)

California Sémillon Russian River Valley, US

86

points

Frostwatch 2013 Vice Versa Semillon (Bennett Valley)

California Sémillon Bennett Valley, US

84

points

Coruce 2013 Semillon (Antelope Valley of the California High Desert)

California Sémillon Antelope Valley of the California High Desert, US

89

points

V. Sattui 2015 Orsi Vineyard Semillon (Napa Valley)

California Sémillon Napa Valley, US

90

points

Foursight 2013 Charles Vineyard Semillon (Anderson Valley)

California Sémillon Anderson Valley, US

89

points

V. Sattui 2017 Carsi Vineyard Semillon (Napa Valley)

California Sémillon Napa Valley, US

91

points

Fenestra 2016 Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

90

points

Andis 2016 Bill Dillian Vineyard Sémillon (Amador County)

California Sémillon Amador County, US

87

points

Iron Hub 2016 Estate Bottled Sémillon (Shenandoah Valley (CA))

California Sémillon Shenandoah Valley (CA), US

90

points

Sevtap 2016 Leyla Semillon (Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara)

California Sémillon Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara, US

86

points

Frostwatch 2016 Semillon (Bennett Valley)

California Sémillon Bennett Valley, US

90

points

Fenestra 2015 Semillon (Livermore Valley)

California Sémillon Livermore Valley, US

90

points

Kings Carey 2017 Vogelzang Vineyard Semillon (Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara)

California Sémillon Happy Canyon of Santa Barbara, US

91

points