Wine Tasting in Turkey

Discover Turkey and enjoy delicious wines

Turkish Wine Tasting

Would you like to taste the most delicious wines in Turkey? During your tour you can also taste the best foods and homemade wines in every region of Turkey. Come to discover the high quality wine tastes of Turkey.

Wine Tastes of Turkey

Turkey is a beautiful country, with a long history and a culture of good wines paired with good foods. Turkey is a wine haven that delights the palate, from its white wines to its sweet red wines.

Our country is considered as one of the birth places of the culture of wine in the world. A lot of people are surprised when they first come to Turkey and they discover that it is a wine producing country. There is nothing better than after a long day of sightseeing to sit on your balcony and enjoy a glass of Turkish wine, while doing so you can be amazed to learn that Turkey is one of the earliest wine producing areas in the world.

We invite you to a tour of Turkey with special wines and fabulous cuisine. Taste the experience. Discover the diversity and the secrets of the indigenous Turkish wines.

Wine Producing Areas

Turkey is one of the largest grape producers in the world. The wine production increases however rapidly in Turkey. Professional wineries make wine of a decent quality. Small producers are starting to make their mark, and wine tastings are emerging as a fun and affordable way to get acquainted with some of the better offerings, including wines made from grapes grown only in Turkey.

Thrace & Marmara: There are many vineyards and wineries near Istanbul. Tekirdag, Edirne, Kirklareli and Canakkale, these cities are the largest wine producing areas in the Marmara region of Turkey.

Aegean: Wine is also widely produced in Izmir, Manisa, Denizli, Aydin and Usak provinces of the Aegean region.

Anatolia: The rest of the Turkish wines are produced in Anatolian cities such as Ankara, Nevsehir, Kayseri and Tokat. The cities (Elazig, Malatya, Diyarbakir) in the Eastern and Southeastern Anatolia regions of Turkey are suitable for producing wine grapes.

Journey to Grape Varieties

  • Indigenous Grape Varieties: Emir, Narince, Sultaniye, Bornova Misketi, Calkarasi, Kalecik Karasi, Okuzgozu, Bagazkere.
  • International Grape Varieties: Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz.

Join an inspiring tour to explore Turkish indigenous and international grape varieties.

Turkish Wine Tasting
Growing Grapes, Vineyard, Elazig