Sommeliers’ Selection 2018

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Author: Berkin BIRSEN, aged 32. Helicopter Pilot, Amateur Photographer. Deeply interested in winetastings. Working on Wine Logistics within MSc in Logistics Engineering WSET LEVEL 2 CANDIDATE Sommeliers’ Selection 2018 wine fair featured last weekend in Istanbul. Masterclasses, walking around tasting area and a line up of 180 wines listed according to their bodies were very well organised. Wine fairs sometimes …

Wines of Extremadura


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 …

19 and 21 SEP 2016 – SITT – PRESS RELEASE


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 …