Corvus Blend Bianco 2016

Vasilaki, Çavuş, Chardonnay Points : 8,5/10 Price : Around 18 € at Istanbul airport. My last Turkish bottle bought in Turkey is a very interesting blend of Vasilaki and Çavuş, two indigenous grapes from Bozcaada and Chardonnay! What a wine! Beautiful golden colour! So aromatic and rich on the nose! I felt aromas of yellow…

Corvus Zeleia Vasilaki 2016

Points : 8,25/10 Price : 79 TL at Carrefour Gourmet This Vasilaki made by Corvus Winery is a very good surprise. I didn’t know what to expect. It’s very different from Çamlıbağ’s Vasilaki. This one is more round and oaky. In the nose, you got herbal and vanilla notes as well as stone fruits aromas….

Amadeus Cuvee Blanche 2017

Points : 8/10 Price : 90 TL at La Cave, Cihangir. I love Amadeus’s white wines. This wine is special. It’s a blend of 4 grapes : Vasilaki, Sauvignon Blanc, Zlahtina and Grillo. One Greek, one French, one Croatian and one Sicilian. The colour is pale yellow. On the nose, green apple, pear, peach, citrus…

Çamlıbağ Ayapetro Vasilaki 2017

Points : 7,5/10 Price : 70 TL at Dekante wineshop Vasilaki is native to the island of Bozcaada, in the Aegean Sea. The island used to be part of Greece, hence the name of the grape. This is indeed the Greeks who brought this grapevine which is now used by 6 local winemakers. Let’s have…