This past summer Turkey's government enacted harsh laws against the marketing of wine and other alcohol beverages by local business owners, whether wineries, bars or restaurants.Read more »
Better and stronger is the watchword in the Turkish wine world these days. In a report published by EDP Sciences earlier this year, researchers A. Atak and A.K. Kahraman detailed the emergence of several types of table grapes designed by Turkey's Cen...Read more »
You may want to tap the Ottoman Empire next time you kick your feet up on the ottoman. Forbes contributor Cathy Huyghe lauded the virtues of the ancient empire's wine yesterday in a column included in the publications Food and Wine section. Huyghe vis...Read more »
Turkish wines aren’t exactly at the forefront of our collective fine wine consciousness in the West. That’s a shame, because in Turkey we are seeing one of those pleasant ironies that often crop up in the wine world: an ancient wine producing region th...Read more »
In America tomorrow is the big day: Thanksgiving. Of course most of us will roll out the traditional recipes and ingredients, with turkey taking center stage at the table. Now what about your side dishes? Along with the standby family favorites—sweet ...Read more »
Champagne really goes with everything. It’s the best wine for celebrations, to soothe heart-break, to perk up a Tuesday or to get a party started. It goes with lobster, with greasy french fries and (reluctantly) with a basket of strawberries. Sure, the...Read more »
A recent study by a pair of scientists from Turkey has revealed alcohol extraction techniques are becoming an important tool in the fight against the effects of global warming on wine.Read more »
Greece, Spain, Turkey or France? It's hard to predict the world's next “it” wines; one might as well be using a crystal ball to predict the weather. However, this past week an Irish Times columnist gave his predictions about where the world's next fav...Read more »
|Region:||Turkey » Western Anatolia » Güney|
|Varietal:||Syrah , Merlot|
Dark berry fruit aromas with a little leather and dark chocolate Full bodied a bit of spivey dark chocolate black berries blue berries nice acidity coarsing through.
Oranges and Raspberries with Lavender Honey and Yogurt
Prepare the lavender honey and fruit mixture ahead, and serve it over vanilla frozen yogurt with an extra drizzle of lavender honey. Look for dried lavender blossoms in specialty markets or health-... Read more »
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Varietals Produced in Turkey View all
Ximénez, Jimenez, Ximénès, Pedro, Pedro Giménez, Pedro Jimenez, Pedro Khimenes, Pedro Ximénès, Pedro Ximenes De Jerez...
History of the grape: Monastrell is a native of Spain, first grown in Murviedro near Valencia, and was eventually bro...
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...
The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...
British wine writer and critic, Jancis Robinson, once noted that throughout the 80’s and 90’s in the United States, C...
Subregions of Turkey
Popular Wineries in Turkey View all
Kavaklıdere Winery, the first private sector wine producer in Turkey, is founded by Cenap And in ...
Idol Winery, established in 2004 with a 100 hectar vineyard of its own, located in Izmir / Turkey...
For three generations, DOLUCA has been a part of the Turkish winemaking industry, reflecting its ...
Originally established in 1855 as the Old Moore Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Wild Turkey is one of...
Winemaking history began in the geographical area where Turkey stands today. The oldest remains r...
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I'm not usually one to pair my wines with food, but this one got me ... be a ... be a white, because of the turkey? (Isn't poultry usually paired with whites?)Usually, I just drink whatever I am feeling that day and not worry about matching, but I am curious with this one. Thanks for your help Read More
I didn't get a lot of depth, but it was easygoing and took the humidity off the day in one sip. Salmon shades with a dash of hot pink in there. Read More
I just love this - it has a beautiful clear amber colour, very smooth and long ... bottle too.Im an avid fan of turkey flat - but recommend everyone tries this - its worth every penn Read More
Purchased on 04/07/2009. Yet to review. Read More
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Pernod Ricard has announced it is selling Wild Turkey and related businesses to Gruppo Campari for 575million US, what Icon is next? Read More
Gorgeous color. Very floral and soft fruit on the nose. Perfect balance of fruit, floral, sweetness, and acid. Not sure how complex it is, but I love it anyway. Read More
Deep, dark plum flavors with moderately strong woodsy tannins. It was good with spaghetti one night but only so-so with BBQ chicken the next night. Not bad. Read More
cline is a fine winemaker. five reds is wine that many will love for its drinkability. . casual wine drinkers especially seem to be pleased. very berry, fun Read More
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