Vinho Verde’s Changing Face

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Portugal is a very diverse country with six main wine regions producing all sorts of wines. I visited Vinho Verde which is the biggest wine region in the north west corner. Vinho Verde is the name of the region and not the grape, so lets get that right at the beginning. Within Vinho Verde, there are nine sub regions. I …

Georgian wines

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I attended my second annual tasting of Georgian wines this week in London. As the aspiration for Georgian wines in export market grows, this annual tasting of some great wines is also growing. It was in a small restaurant room last year with perhaps 50-60 wines to taste. This year, it was in the prestigious 67 Pall Mall with more …

Wines of Extremadura

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I was in Extremadura region of Spain last week. I was invited to attend the trade exhibition FIAL 2018 in Don Benito. My trip was organised by the regional government of Extremadura. There were 30+ importers of wine and gourmet food from some twenty countries. I met fifteen wine producers during some short meetings. In this article, I will tell …

Oxford Wine Festival

Hello All, We are showing our gorgeous wines from Turkey and Italy at the Oxford Wine Festival on 8th and 9th September 2017. Come and taste our wines in the Emerging Regions section. Get your tickets on https://www.oxfordwinefestival.org See y’all!

Guney Afrika da Gastoromik bir gezi (TR) – Gastro Visit to South Africa (EN)

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Guney Afrika Cumhuriyeti nin baskenti Cape Town baslayan gezim suresince harika yemekler yiyip, muthis saraplar icip, karada, denizde ve havada cok renkli gecen bir macera yasadim. Bu guzel gezide Guney Afrika’nin gastro kulturunu yakindan tanima firsatini buldum. Istanbul’dan direk ucak seferleri ile rahat ve hic saat farki olmadan gidip gezilecek oldukca ekonomik, harika bir ulke. Asagidaki yazida temel noktalari sizlerle …

Harvest in Piemonte – visit to Cascina Roera

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03 October 2016 Costigliole d”Asti We are visiting our producer Cascina Roera and by just making it to the end of harvest 2016, we will pick Barbera. We asked a few questions to Claudio Rosso while visiting the vineyard. S: What is the name of this parcel and the grapes here? C: We are at our “Sotto Via” parcel. This …

19 and 21 SEP 2016 – SITT – PRESS RELEASE

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AMAZING WINES of ANATOLIA Fertile soil, perfect climate and unique geography enabled Anatolia to be an outstanding location for great winemakers. The result is world-class wines made with local and international grapes. Some of the well-known global varieties have originated from these lands.There are also countless local indigenous grapes that offer exciting new adventures for wine lovers, many yet to …