Diren Collection Öküzgözü Boğazkere 2019

Bought from Şarap online Diren winery was founded in 1958 and, at that time, it really was a pioneer in the Turkish wine industry. They are based in Tokat, Turkish white grape Narince’s home. They have a very large portfolio with different brands like the Karmen wines or the Diren collection. Those two are the…

Kor (Asmadan) Öküzgözü Boğazkere Reserve 2018

Points : 8,25/10 Price : 195 TL at Mensiz Mahzen (Osmanbey). Red fruits, sour cherry, cassis, grenade, sweet spices, pines and some smoky and balsamic notes. A strong but round full bodied wine, very elegant and complex with smooth smoky tannins. Acidity is high. It’s very well balanced. On the palate, you’ve got flavours of…

Küp Thia Boğazkere Öküzgözü 2019, recolt 2018

Points : 8/10 Price : 50 TL On the nose, blackberry, cherry, plum and some floral hints. Vibrant, fruit forward wine. Very tart with low tannins. On the palate, sour cherry, pomegranate, eucalyptus, clove and pine forest in the medium long finish. Easy drinking, good QPR. Cheap and quite enjoyable! It’s my second bottle of…

Yakut Kavaklidere 2018

Points : 5/10 Price : 61,90 TL. 37,90 TL for half a bottle (which I bought). You can find this wine almost everywhere in the country… I can imagine the face of many of my friends when they see this wine on my blog. Don’t laugh! I had to taste Yakut once in my life…

Corvus Öküzgözü Boğazkere 2015

Points : 8,25/10 Price : 115 TL at Savoy wine and tobacco shop in Cihangir. Red and black fruit aromas, pine forest, leather and cardamom. Soft tannins, well balanced wine. Full bodied. In the palate, cherry marmalade, strawberry, tobacco and clove. Finish with black pepper and sweet cherry. A bit too oaky but a good…

Urla Boğazkere 2017

Points : 8,5/10 Price : 135 TL at Macro Center My first Boğazkere mono cépage made by Urla winery and I’m not disappointed. I love the smell of this wine, generous, characterful with sweet black fruit aromas and hints of pepper, liquorice and dark chocolate. This medium high bodied wine is very well balanced with…