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 »
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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 »
Just back from my first ProWein and I can't help but want to share my experiences. It's a packed three day event with more to do than any single person can possibly manage. 8 halls, 4,800 exhibitors, dozens of seminars everyday. It's exhausting, but at...Read more »
In a competition dominated by wines outside of Italy, two wines from Delicata winery took home gold medals at the 2014 International Oenological Competition Emoizioni dal Mondo Merlot e Cabernet Insieme in Bergamo.Read more »
Thanksgiving wine pairing can be tough. With tons of different flavors and lots of different palates at the table, it's downright difficult, if not impossible, to find the perfect wine. Pinot Noir, Riesling and Beaujolais are always near the top of the...Read more »
Few meals arouse anticipation like Thanksgiving dinner. For weeks, if not months, thoughts of the dinner table covered with delectable holiday dishes occupy the mind and bring quiet grumblings to the belly. Visions of mashed potatoes, stuffing, cranber...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.
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Varietals Produced in Turkey View all
“King of the Red Wine Grapes.” The colonizer of the vineyards, pushing native wine grapes into its shadows. The Caber...
Ximénez, Jimenez, Ximénès, Pedro, Pedro Giménez, Pedro Jimenez, Pedro Khimenes, Pedro Ximénès, Pedro Ximenes De Jerez...
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...
You’re a member of the ‘Rhône Ranger’ band. Your groupies think you’re ‘hot’, even when you're boozy and "strung out"...
History of the grape: Monastrell is a native of Spain, first grown in Murviedro near Valencia, and was eventually bro...
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For three generations, DOLUCA has been a part of the Turkish winemaking industry, reflecting its ...
Winemaking history began in the geographical area where Turkey stands today. The oldest remains r...
Şölenlerin, kutsamaların, tanrıların içkisi şarabın kıymetini anlatan hikayelerin sayısı azımsanm...
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...
Originally established in 1855 as the Old Moore Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Wild Turkey is one of...
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I was thinking more like the Wild Turkey 101, but some folks like to ease into things... Read More
SCAM ALERT!Okay, I approved this post for publication, but I'm almost 100% ... ... what I learned: Turkey was neutral during WW II so the Axis had to ship their boats to the Black Sea by rivers, roads and trains. The first Axis subs did not arrive until 1942. Makes it kind of hard to sink anything the year before. So how about a mention of... Read More
Happy B-day to Ms. Emark! It's a chenin blanc from Vouvray for me ... ... a massive amount of leftover turkey that called for some creativity. So I did a turkey shepherd's pie with lots of fresh parsley and sage. I wanted to open a wine that would make for a good pairing.I have this interesting book called "Taste buds and molecules: the art an... Read More
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I was on "vacation" (How does one take a vacation from retirement?), ... ... Cinnamon Raisin Bread, Turkey, Bacon, Cheese & Honey Mustard Sanwiches SnacksVeggies & DipFresh Fruit LunchTri Tip Sandwiches on Toasted Buttered RollsHorseradish Sauce, Mayo, Mustard, PicklesSweet Mustard Cole SlawHeirloom Tomato Caprese Salad Hauler-Made Peanut But... Read More
I haven't been checking snooth as much as I should recently, so missed this ... . Turkey Flat, also in the Barossa, have some that were planted in 1847 -- http://www.turkeyflat.com.au/wines/shiraz/2010 . My impression the main advantage (if any, beyond preserving a bit of viticultural heritage) was lower yields. Deeper roots probably also help ... Read More
a superb wine. Plenty to get the palate excited with spice, pepper and plum-rich fruit. Read More
fruity, floral edge in a pinot noir style Read More
has plenty of potential for aging (there is a little Petit Verdot in the blend too) and a great robust character too coupled with a ripe spice and chocolate edge. Read More
I have a question. Why is it that with the holidays, people start stocking up ... has to pair holiday food (turkey, stuffings, ham etc) with Pinot Noir? I ask because local wine stores have been big on promoting Pinot Noirs! and I keep hearing about it.. I havent noticed it in the past years since I was not as into wine then. Isit just Pinot N... Read More
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