DIREN KARMEN SERIES - RED
A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Öküzgözü and Boğazkere. Öküzgözü grapes are grown in the Elaziğ region near the Euphrates River bringing freshness and flavours like raspberry and cherry. Boğazkere grapes are grown on the southern slopes of Toros mountains and bring structure with strong tannins and fruit flavours.
A blend of 60% Syrah, 30% Cabernet Sauvignon and 10% Merlot, this inky garnet-coloured wine offers aromas of cassis and elderberry. On the palate, a combination of cooked fruit and cool spice are followed by flavours of cassis, elderberry, anise, orange peel and vanilla, backed by silky smooth tannins.
DIREN COLLECTION SERIES - KALECIK KARASI
This wine is mainly made from native varietal ‘Kalecik Karasi’ but blended with a hint of Syrah and Boğazkere. This is an elegant wine with fruity flavours like cherry, strawberry, given roundness of body by Syrah and structured by the tannins of Boğazkere.
Kalecik Karasi matches well with fish, lamb, cheese and...
DIREN COLLECTION SERIES - MERLOT
Made from grapes grown in the Manisa region, this Merlot maintains the fresh aroma of red fruits with a hint of banana. On the palate it is lightly oaked with a round and well-balanced structure.
Pairs well with a variety of foods, grilled and spicy meats, pasta with tomato or pesto sauce.
Best served between 14° - 18°...
Angora Red is a delicious, round and well balanced wine produced from Cabernet Sauvignon, Alicante, Merlot and Carignan grapes grown in Aegean region. Revealing Aegean soil’s energy, it matches well with deli meat, lightly sauced red meat dishes, Bolognese sauced pasta, hamburger and barbecue. It is best served at 16 - 18°C.
Merlot –originating from Bordeaux, France- has shown itself to be ideally suited to the Saros Region. The gentle sea breezes cool the vineyard enabling the Merlot grapes to linger on the vine developing their own unique softness and giving rich, fruity and long lasting flavour to their wine.
Produced with organic grapes cultivated with 10% were matured in one year-old French oak barrels. It is long- lasting and balanced wine with striking dark purple hues, blackberry, bitter chocolate, tobacco and dried plum aromas and soft tannins with a long finish. The wine can be aged for 7-8 years in suitable storage...
With the introduction of Pamukkale Diamond perhaps Turkey will soon be as famous for its red wine as it is for its mouthwatering mezzes!”
Founded in 1962 by the Tokat family, the Pamukkale winery is now in its third generation as winemakers. It is situated in the town of Denizli, inland from the Port of Izmir in the county of Guney.
Çalkarası is grown exclusivelly in Çal District of Denizli. As a variety it is very suitable for producing high quality rose wines due to its strong flavours present in the fruit also balanced with good acidity.
A 33 merlot / 33 can sauv / 33 cab franc blend from turkey. A solid purple color, there is some fine sediment in the bottle. Aromas of prunes, vegetation, and bell pepper. Element of sweetness. The palate is heavy on the pepper and prunes.
£3 for every bottle sold will go to the Poppy Appeal.
Produced by Gali Winery which is located on the Gallipoli peninsula, the special edition wine is a Merlot-based blend from Gali’s 24 hectare vineyard plantings, made by winemaker Hakan Kavur and is being presented as “a potent symbol of the special relationship between Turkey and ‘Anzacs’”
83% Karasakiz and 17% Merlot. Picked from a single vineyard at an altitude of 550 metres on the slopes of Mount Ida, close to the site of ancient Troy. Light to medium bodied, characteristically Karasakiz, with distinctive aroma of red cherry, cranberry and dried figs. There’s a sour cherry freshness and earthy spices on the long finish.
The aromas are rich: intense strawberries lie in a sheaf of hay. Palate is sweet and friendly. The vivacious fruit flavours (watermelon, strawberry) come to play a definite role, giving intense and voluptuous sensations to this premium rosé.