Category Archives: Genel

New tasting event – 15.06.2015

Dear followers, I will be doing a special tasting event on 15th of June at Brunelle Restaurant located inside St Joseph College Alumni Association in Moda – Istanbul. This time I am planning to bring you a complete set of local Turkish varities … Continue reading

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New date set for special event (25.05.2015)

Dear all, I have postponed the event to 25th of May. There will be also a special tasting during the event therefore please feel to contact me if you would like to participate. Cheers Murat

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Special event – May 18th

Dear followers, I will be doing a special event about oenology, viticulture and grapes on Monday, 18th of May at St Joseph College Alumni Association in Moda – Istanbul. For further information please write to mmumcuoglu@yahoo.com cheers Murat

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Get ready for special wine events…

Dear followers, Soon, I will be starting for special events in Istanbul related to Turkish wines. Please write me an email in order to get more information for all events (dates & details). My email is: mmumcuoglu@yahoo.com  Thanks Murat

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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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A Small Guide to Thrace Wine Route… (Part 1 – Tekirdag Region)

It’s been long time since I have not been writing in this blog… Well, since the last article that I have written in English, many things have been changed in Turkey especially in our lives about wine. Last year, a … Continue reading

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Petrol smell in Riesling is a mistake?

Very interesting article in Decanter about Michel Chapoutier’s comments on “Petrol smell in Riesling is a result of a mistake during winemaking”. Check it out from: http://www.decanter.com/news/wine-news/525144/petrol-smell-in-riesling-a-mistake-chapoutier I really wonder if there will be any reply to this argument from … Continue reading

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