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Tasting Notes: Vinolus – Syrah 2009

I have finally tasted Vinolus’ Syrah from 2009 vintage. The grapes are coming from Denizli’s Guney region. On the nose you feel directly very impressive and nice eucaliptus aromas followed by cedar, chocolate and spicy notes together with rich fruity … Continue reading

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Tasting notes: Vinolus Emir 2007

“Emir” is the local white varietal of Capadocia region of Turkey. I like “Emir” especially due to its strong mineral structure. And I’ve always believed that since it’s been a varietal that well integrates its region there has been always a potential to … Continue reading

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Tasting notes: 2 different Kalecik Karasi varietal– Trajan Kalecik Karasi 2009 and Vinolus Kalecik Karasi 2007

“Kalecik Karasi” grape is Turkey’s one of the special varietal grapes originated from the town of Kalecik nearby Ankara Central Anatolia. Trajan is trademark of Tomurcukbag vineyards from Kalecik town. Their 2009 vintage Kalecik Karasi wine is a good example … Continue reading

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Tasting notes: Vinolus – Okuzgozu/Bogazkere 2008 – Turkey

Another Vinolus wine from Okuzgozu & Bogazkere grapes grown in South-Eastern part of Turkey  Diyarbakir Germik and Elazig. This is a very simple example of a table wine which you can enjoy smoothly. As I mentioned in my previous post … Continue reading

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Tasting notes: Vinolus Vineyards – Chardonnay 2009 – Turkey

I decided to order all Vinolus wines including Chardonnay 2009 directly from the producer after I heard that they had been awarded for “silver” medal at the “chardonnay du monde” competition a few weeks ago. Finally I opened this award winner … Continue reading

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