Corvus Blend n•8 2013

220 TL This blend really is to die for. I haven’t been so impressed for a while.This red blend is made of : Cabernet Sauvignon 42%, Merlot 30%, Syrah 12%, Cabernet Franc and Petit Verdot 8% each.Yes! Five grapes and the result is a seamless, fruit-driven, earthy, incredibly balanced wine. It smells like a compote…

Urla Vourla 2019(Boğazkere, Merlot, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon)

Around 20€ at İstanbul airport I drank this Urla Vourla many times but never could resolve myself to write a post about this wine.Like it was too mainstream, too present on so many wine lists in Turkey.I will repair this injustice right away. First the bottle. What do you think of the drawing on it?…

Argos Bağları Nahita Dokya Emir 2019

8,5/10 I’ve been very pleased by this wine.It’s made by Argos winery in Cappadocia, central Anatolia.I had already had a bottle of Emir made by Argos winery, serie Gilamada.It’s a bit confusing. It seems as if there are Two Argos wineries…I drank the Argos Nahita Dokya Emir at Lacivert restaurant in Bodrum.They advised me to…

Umurbey Fume Blanc 2018

250tl A presentation of Umurbey winery’s Sauvignon Blanc is not needed. When you need a Sauvignon Blanc, Umurbey is one of the names that pops up immediately in your head.I’ve heard about this new wine only during my vacation this summer and I was intrigued. How will it taste? Will it be very different? Why…

7 Bilgeler Khilon Fume Blanc 2020

195 TL at @mensismahzen Yedi Bilgeler winery launched its first Sauvignon Blanc 2 years ago. I discovered this wine at the Sommelier’s Selection event in November 2019. It was one of the big hits of the event. Now 7 Bilgeler decided to follow the trend of the Fumé Blanc. Let’s see how it goes!Those Sauvignon…

Çakır Somnium Premium Chardonnay 2019

230 TL I found out about this winery during our holidays in Bodrum. It’s good to know there’s a new addition to the wineries of Urla wine route. Urla, what a wonderful place!!! So it’s a family business which launched its first vintage only a year ago. Somnium is their first label. Now they have…