Kocabağ Emir 2018

Points : 8,75/10 Price : 110 TL at Vinus. Kocabağ is maybe the best winery of Cappadocia and what they do with Emir grape is incredible. Emir is a local white grape that is usually being served as a table grape. Some other wineries are doing wine made of Emir alone like Turasan or Prodom….

Argos Gilamada Emir 2016

Points : 8/10 Price : 150 TL at La Cave I really liked this wine except for the price… On the mouth, I’ve detected lemon, orange zest, green apple, white pear and white flower aromas. Acidity is quite high with a strong alcoholic taste surprising at 12.3 degrees. It’s quite lively but not as mineral…

Turasan Emir 2016

Points : 7/10 Price : 91 TL at Suvla boutique in Emaar Square AVM. A bit of a rip off as this wine usually costs much less… This very pleasant white wine grows on high altitude on volcanic soils in Cappadocia and it shows in its strong mineral notes. Turasan Winery is very famous for…

Buzbağ Emir Narince 2016

Points : 6,5/10 Price : 26 TL Buzbağ Emir Narince 2016 : One of the first bottles of Turkish wine I tried since we moved to Turkey. Long before thinking about a wine blog! Buzbağ is part of the famous Kayra winery but is in the lower price range. Only 26 TL (less than 5…

Kocabağ 2015 Emir

Points : 8,25/10 Price : 63 TL Kocabağ Emir 2015 : First expérience here. It’s my first bottle from Kocabağ winery and my first bottle of Emir (a local white grape) not blended with something else. It’s not easy to find bottles from this winery located in Cappadocia. The only place I saw them so…