Category Archives: Cabernet Franc

A Small Guide to Thrace Wine Route… (Part 2 – Şarköy)

Şarköy is located on the Marmara Sea coast line, about 1 hour from Tekirdağ city center. This sub-region was a major wine production place in the past during Ottoman Empire period. Especially the small village of Murefte has always been … Continue reading

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Tasting notes: Chateau Battailey 2004 – Pauillac

We opened this Chateau Batailley 2004, 5th Growth Wine from Bordeaux’s Pauillac region at the Rouge Wine Bar in Istanbul to celebrate one of my friends birthday. I may remind you that Sundays are the “bring your wine” day at … Continue reading

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