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Wine Tasting in Turkey

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Wine Tastes of Turkey

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 and discover the high quality wine tastes of Turkey.

Turkish Wine Tasting

Turkey 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 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.

Also small producers in Turkey 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. We invite you to a tour of Turkey with wines and fabulous cuisine.

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.

Thrace & Marmara: Turkey has many vineyards near Istanbul. Tekirdag, Edirne, Kirklareli which are cities in the Thrace part of Turkey, also Canakkale which is in the Marmara region of Turkey. These cities are the largest wine producing areas in Turkey.

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

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

Wine Tasting in Turkey

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