Doluca Tuğra Boğazkere 2017

I have no idea who’s selling this one in Germany. None of the big sellers I know… For those who don’t know, the name of this Turkish red grape “Boğazkere” means “throat burner”… but fear not! This bottle is a great example of what this grape can give in expert hands. Boğazkere alone as a…

Doluca Tuğra Öküzgözü 2018

17,55€ in Germany The Tuğra was a special signature of the Ottoman administration and it’s also the name of the upper series of Doluca wines. We’ll taste the öküzgözü today. As some of you already know, this Turkish red grape is a large and rather dark berry looking like a Bull’s eye, hence the name….

Diren Collection Cabernet Sauvignon 2019

10,79€ from Şarap online Rested in steel tanks, this Turkish Cabernet Sauvignon has 14 degrees of alcohol which is not that much for Turkish standards. The grape here comes from the Denizli region. It’s a rather warm climate so I was not surprised to smell some jammy black cherry aromas as well as black currant…

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…

Vinolus Blend 2017

Kalecik Karası 55%, Syrah 45%, Tempranillo 5% 29,99€ from weinatolien Biologist, yoga instructor and above all, a respected and talented winemaker, Oluş Molu took over the family farm near Kayseri in central Anatolia almost 15 years ago. Hence the name ; VIN + OLUS. The first vintage went out in 2009 and today the winery…

Ayda Vinaida Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

22,95 euro with sarap.online Hi everyone ! I’m back with more Turkish wines from Frankfurt, Germany. Today I present you a Cabernet sauvignon made by Ayda winery. Ayda winery is located in Gödence, very close to the Urla wine route – Urla, the Turkish Tuscany they say… and it’s quite true as a matter of fact…