Sevilen Innocent Angel 2019

Sauvignon Blanc – Syrah Points : 9,25/10 Price : 135 TL at Vinus wine shop When I saw the name “innocent angel”, the colour and the style of the label, I immediately thought about the famous “whispering angel” from Sasha Lichine in Provence which is everywhere in the world, in every duty free, high end…

Sevilen İsabey Bornova Misket

Points : 8,5/10 Price : 60 TL from Eylem şarap kurt Premium Beautiful light gold colour. On the nose : Honey, orange blossom, rose and daisy. Off dry, fruity, very lively and aromatic. Beautifully balanced. On the palate : Honey, orange blossom, basil, bergamot, grapefruit and lemon. Very easy drinking, flavourful summer drink, perfect as…

Sevilen 900 Cabernet Sauvignon 2016

Points : 8,25 Price : Bought at the Sevilen wine shop near Tekirdağ for 85 TL. (Almost 50% less than in wine shops in Istanbul) The Sevilen 900 Cabernet Sauvignon was aged for 14 months in French oak barrels and a further 12 months in the bottle. Black and red fruit, sweet spice and vanilla…

Sevilen Plato Chardonnay 2013

Points : 8,25/10 Price : 80 TL at the winery This Chardonnay is grown on a 800m high plateau close to the sea and has been aged in oak barrels. The colour is kind of dark golden. On the nose, you get aromas of citrus fruits, yellow apple, banana, spices and vanilla. This oaky Chardonnay…

Sevilen Colombard Sémillon 2018

Points : 7,5/10 Price : 75TL at Meyland wines and Tobacco in Bodrum city On the nose, lemon and fresh fruit aromas (green apple, white peach). Vivid acidity (one of the main characteristics of Colombard grape). Adding Sémillon makes it more complex. It’s quite aromatic and fresh. On the palate, grapefruit, lemon, lime, passion fruit….

My favourite Turkish white (and rosé) wines in 2018

After my 10 favourite reds, I had to share with you my 10 favourite white and rosé wines in 2018. As for the reds, no rating or order here. Just a few words to express my feeling while drinking those wines. To get more information and a full description, use the search engine! HAPPY NEW…