Paşaeli Yapıncak 2015 is on The Washington Post29.10.2016

Paşaeli Yapıncak 2015 is on The Washington Post as it is one of the wines featured at Grapetionary tasting organized by The Modern Gent and Masseria restaurant in Washington DC.

 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/food/from-aglianico-to-zibibbo-he-poured-an-alphabetical-tour-of-wine-grapes/2016/10/28/33911ce0-9d0e-11e6-9980-50913d68eacb_story.html

Paşaeli wines got rated by Wine Enthusiast25.09.2016

Our wines have received the following ratings by Wine Enthusiast; K2 2012 90 points, Çalkarası “Mermaid” 2015 87 points, Çalkarası "Seahorse" 2015 86 points, 6N Karasakız - Merlot 2014 86 points and Yapıncak 2015 84 points.

Paşaeli tasting in London06.09.2016

Our UK importer Red Squirrel Wine had a portfolio tasting at The Winemakers Club in London with 173 wines, 46 wineries and 24 winemakers/owners. We were there with our wines.

92 points for Paşaeli 6N Karasakız - Merlot 2014 by Decanter02.09.2016

Our Paşaeli 6N Karasakız - Merlot 2014 received 92 points by Decanter magazine.

 

http://www.decanter.com/reviews/turkey/pasaeli-6n-karasakiz-merlot-2014

 

Wines of Turkey tasting at 67 Pall Mall in London25.07.2016

Paşaeli along with other members of Wines of Turkey presented our wines at 67 Pall Mall in London. It was a great opportunity to show our wines to some of London’s best restaurateurs.

 

London Evening Standard recommends Paşaeli Blush Çalkarası 201514.07.2016

Our Paşaeli Blush Çalkarası 2015 was featured on London Evening Standard; http://www.standard.co.uk/lifestyle/foodanddrink/14-ros-wines-you-need-to-try-this-summer-a3295756.html#gallery

 

Thank you Red Squirrel Wine29.06.2016

We would like to extend our thanks to our UK importer Red Squirrel Wine. They have made 4 seperate shipments in 8 months. The last one left today...

 

Thank you Nik, Rob, & Oli and keep up the good work:)

 

Paşaeli Yapıncak 2015 was featured on Forbes magazine09.06.2016

Our Yapıncak was featured on Forbes magazine by Cathy Huyghe. We are grateful to Jason Tesauro for including our Yapincak on his A-Z Grapetionary event. See the link; http://www.forbes.com/sites/cathyhuyghe/2016/06/09/the-most-unique-wine-event-ive-ever-experienced/#1ef567df6ad3

A nice mention of our Calkarasi "Seahorse" 2015 rose03.06.2016

Two English food, wine and travel writers Fiona Beckett and Fiona Sims recommended our Paşaeli Çalkarası "Seahorse" 2015 rose when eating at London's trendiest Turkish restaurant Oklava; http://www.the2fionas.com/we-like

 

Seven Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com29.05.2016

Seven Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW for www.JancisRobinson.com; Yapincak Sofukoy 2015, 16 points, Yapincak Sarkoy 2015, 16,5 points, Kolorko 2015, 17 points, Calkarasi "Mermaid" 2015, 16,5 points, 6N Karasakiz-Merlot 2014, 17 points, K2 2012, 17,5 points, Kaynaklar 2011, 17++ points. Thank you Julia:)

 

 

Paşaeli wines are sailing to USA:)05.04.2016

One container of Paşaeli wines are on their way to USA. We are very happy that many American winelovers will be enjoying our wines from the East Coast all the way to the West Coast.

Keep up the good work VinoRai:)

 

Amsterdam, here we come again:)01.04.2016

Our new shipment to the Netherlands left today. We are happy that Dutch winelovers are enjoying our wines. We look forward to re-visiting Amsterdam and re-connecting with our fans:)

 

Four medals at Texas for Paşaeli18.03.2016

Four medals at TEXSOM International Wine Awards at Texas; two Silver and two Bronze. Our Yapıncak 2014 and 6N Karasakiz – Merlot 2013 got Silver and Calkarasi “Mermaid” 2014 and K2 2011 got Bronze.

 

Wines of Turkey at SITT tastings in Manchester and in London24.02.2016

Paşaeli along with other members of Wines of Turkey presented our wines at SITT (Special Importers Trade Tasting) in Manchester and in London.

 

Thanks to the hard work by our importer Red Squirrel Wine our wines are now available across the UK!

 

Paşaeli wines got rated by Wine Enthusiast18.02.2016

Our wines have received the following ratings by Wine Enthusiast; 6N Karasakiz – Merlot 2013 89 points, Çalkarası “Mermaid” 2014 88 points, Yapıncak 2014 87 points, K2 2011 87 points.

 

Paşaeli wines in Finland14.02.2016

Viinilehti, Finland’s leading wine magazine has ran an article on Pasaeli wines, featuring our 6N Karasakiz – Merlot 2013 & our K2 Cabernet Sauvignon – Cabernet Franc – Merlot – Petit Verdot 2012.

 

Our 1st shipment is also on its way to Finland.

 

Thank you Juha, Antti, Mikko, Tomi and Nea.

 

Paşaeli wines are in Florida23.12.2015

Paşaeli wines are now available in selected restaurants in Miami. We are happy:)

 

Wine lovers can now enjoy our white Yapıncak, our rose Çalkarası and our two reds 6N Karasakız – Merlot and K2 across Florida…

 

Wines of Young Turks at DWCC in Plovdiv24.10.2015

Wines of Young Turks presented their wines at Digital Wine Communications Conference in Plovdiv in Bulgaria. Young Turks are Paşaeli, Kastro Tireli, Gülor, Chamlija and Selendi wineries. Seyit Karagozoglu was the key speaker at the masterclass tasting session of Turkish wines.

 

The wines of the Balkans are trully amazing; full of interesting indigenous varietals. We are happy to have made new friends in Plovdiv:)

 

Wines of Turkey tasting at Haberdashers' Hall in London14.10.2015

Paşaeli along with other members of Wines of Turkey presented our wines at Haberdashers’ Hall in London. Londoners are excited to discover unique wines of Turkey!

 

Wines of Young Turks at SITT tasting in London23.09.2015

Wines of Young Turks presented their wines at SITT (Special Importers Trade Tasting) in London. We are very excited by the interest of the trade to Turkish wines:)

 

Four Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com18.06.2015

Four Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW for www.JancisRobinson.com; Yapincak Sarkoy 2014, 16,5 points, Kolorko 2014, 16,5 points, Calkarasi "Mermaid" 2014, 16,5 points, 6N Karasakiz-Merlot 2013, 17 points.

 

Josep Roca of El Celler de Can Roca visited our Hoşköy vineyard in Thrace16.05.2015

Roca brothers of El Cellar de Can Roca, the World’s Best Restaurant in 2015, are in the process of filming a documentary on Turkish food and Turkish wine called “The Turkish Way”. Josep Roca and Sabiha Apaydin of Mikla restaurant visited our vineyard in Hoşköy to film our work done in preserving Kolorko variety.  Kolorko, an indigenous variety of Thrace, is close to extinction. Currently Pasaeli is the only winery in the World making wine from this rare variety. Our aim is to preserve this variety for the future generations.

 

The documentary will premier at San Sebastian Film Festival in September 2016.

 

Wines of Turkey presenting Turkish wines in Berlin23.02.2015

Paşaeli along with other members of Wines of Turkey presented their wines in Berlin!

 

Berlin has an incredible energy and a big potential for Turkish wines…

 

Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com30.10.2014

Paşaeli Yapıncak 2013, and Paşaeli Çalkarası "Mermaid" 2013 wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com Our Yapıncak was rated 17 points and Çalkarası 16,5 points.

 

Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com02.03.2014

Paşaeli Yapıncak 2012, Paşaeli 6N Karasakız - Merlot 2012 and Paşaeli K2 2011 wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com Both 6N Karasakız - Merlot and K2 were rated 17 points and Yapıncak rated 16 points.

 

Harold Hamersma has published an article on Paşaeli wines20.02.2014

Harold Hamersma, a leading wine writer based in Amsterdam has published an article on Paşaeli wines on NRC Handelsblad newspaper; http://www.nrc.nl/koken/2014/02/20/kogel-door-je-kop-bitch-3-kogels-door-je-kop/

Bronze Medal for Paşaeli 6N 2011 at San Francisco International Wine Competition14.06.2013

Paşaeli 6N Karasakız-Merlot 2011 won a Bronze Medal at San Francisco International Wine Competition.

 

Hungary’s leading wine magazine VinCe published an article on Paşaeli Yapıncak 201120.01.2013

Hungary’s leading wine magazine VinCe’s editor Agnes Nemeth published a short article on Paşaeli Yapıncak 2011.

Three Paşaeli wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com05.01.2013

Paşaeli Yapıncak 2011, Paşaeli Çalkarası 2011 and Paşaeli Karalahna-Merlot 2009 wines were rated by Julia Harding MW on www.JancisRobinson.com Both Yapıncak and Çalkarası were rated 17 points and Karalahna-Merlot 16,5+ points.

“Wine Grapes” co-author Julia Harding MW spoke of Pasaeli Winery on her interview with Sarah Ahmed10.12.2012

“Wine Grapes” co-author Julia Harding MW spoke of Pasaeli Winery and its Kolorko wine on her interview with Sarah Ahmed. “Wine Grapes” lists 1368 different grape varieties which are made into wine commercially. Julia mentioned Kolorko which is only made varietally by Pasaeli; http://www.thewinedetective.co.uk/blog/featured/the-joy-of-more-than-six-wine-grapes-co-author-julia-harding-mw-on-being-varietally-adventurous/    

"Vinography: a wine blog” published an article on Paşaeli Winery & its current releases 03.12.2012

Alder Yarrow, the founder and editor of the famous wine blog of USA, Vinography, published an article on Paşaeli Winery. He was able to meet us in person and taste our wines during EWBC in Izmir. In the article titled “Pasaeli Winery, Izmir, Turkey: Current Releases” our current wines were introduced to wine enthusiasts; http://www.vinography.com/archives/2012/12/pasaeli_winery_izmir_turkey_cu.html

Polish Wine Guide published a short profile of Pasaeli winery23.11.2012

Wojciech Bonkowski of Polish Wine Guide published a short profile of Pasaeli winery;

http://bonkowski.me/en/2012/11/23/pasaeli-winery-turkish-star/

 

We thank Wojciech for this heartfelt article...

Vinopedia, well known Serbian wine portal, published an article on Pasaeli winery10.11.2012

Following his visit to EWBC in İzmir, Tomislav Ivanovic of Vinopedia published an article on wines of Pasaeli ; http://www.vinopedia.rs/?p=2839&lang=en 

 

We thank Tomislav for his genuine and valuable comments...

Paşaeli participated at European Wine Bloggers Conference 09.11.2012

European Wine Bloggers Conference was held in Izmir from 9th to 11th of November. Pasaeli participated at EWBC showing its wines to wine bloggers from all over the world.

Paşaeli tasting at Sensus wine boutique in Galata 03.11.2012

Pasaeli wines were tasted by a group of distinguished wine lovers in the stylish wine boutique of Sensus in Galata.

Pasaeli Winery won “Best of Nation” award for Turkey 26.06.2012

At San Francisco International Wine Competition “Best of Nation” awards were presented to 17 wineries, from over 1300 wineries coming from 29 countries. Pasaeli Winery won “Best of Nation” award for Turkey.

 

Additionally Pasaeli Yapıncak 2011 was awarded a Gold medal and, Pasaeli Karalahna, Merlot 2009 was awarded a Bronze medal.

Paşaeli participated at IV. Kanyon Wine Tasting Days01.06.2012

Paşaeli participated at IV. Kanyon Wine Tasting Days event held on 1st to 3rd of June 2012. We were able to introduce our newly released white and rose wines to winelovers.

Paşaeli tasting at Sensus Wine Boutique30.05.2012

At Sensus we shared our newly released white, rose and red wines with wine lovers of Eskişehir. We thank our fans for being with us everytime we visit Eskişehir...

Young Turkish Wines Competition” organized by Friends of the Wine Association10.03.2012

We participated at “Young Turkish Wines Competition” organized by one of the leading wine group’s of Turkey called “Friends of the Wine Association”. Our Serena Shiraz 2010, made from grapes grown on Serena vineyard at Alaçatı, Çeşme, came in fourth amongst 82 reds and was awarded golden medal. And our new rose wine, Paşaeli Çalkarası 2011 also came in fourth and was awarded a silver medal.

Paşaeli wines at ProWein Fair05.03.2012

Paşaeli wines participated to ProWein Fair at its stand with Wines of Turkey platform.

Visit of Japanese wine expert19.12.2011

Miss Noriko Nakabayashi, a leading Japanese wine expert, visited Paşaeli winery and its Kaynaklar & Hoşköy vineyards.

 

She believes strongly that the wines of Turkey will be gaining international reputation in the near future.

Paşaeli participated at III. Kanyon Wine Tasting Days17.12.2011

Paşaeli participated at III. Kanyon Wine Tasting Days event held on 16th to 18 of December 2011. Our consultant was Andrea Paoletti was with us and we were able to introduce our newly released Papazkarası-Merlot 2010 wine to our fans.

Paşaeli participated at Capital Wine Festival26.11.2011

Paşaeli participated at Capital Wine Festival held in Ankara, capital city of Turkey, on 25th to 27th of November 2011. Our good friend Prof. Dr. Ertan Anlı was signing copies of his new book “Tasting Wine”. We thank him for our signed copy and wish him all the success...

Wine Tasting Organized by the Commercial Attaché of the British Consulate & Wines of Turkey18.11.2011

Paşaeli wines were promoted during the dinner and wine tasting organized by Wines of Turkey and Commercial Attaché of the British Consulate. The wines were presented by the honorable sommelier İsa Bal before a privileged group of guests. 

Paşaeli participated at Port Alaçatı Wine Festival25.06.2011

Paşaeli participated at Port Alaçatı Wine Festival at Alaçatı Marina held on 24th to 26th of June 2011. We were able to share our new wines with winelovers.

We celebrated seventh year of Mangerie09.06.2011

Famous for its magnificent Bosphorus view and delicious cuisine, the seventh year of Mangerie was celebrated with its dear founder Elif Yalın and her guests, by tasting Paşaeli wines. Many thanks to Elif for her continued support of our wines...

"Vinography: a wine blog” introduced Paşaeli wines 24.04.2011

The famous wine blog of USA, Vinography, introduced Turkish wines for the very first time. In the article titled “Turkish Wines: Some Initial Tasting Notes” three different Paşaeli wines were introduced to American wine enthusiasts; http://www.vinography.com/archives/2011/04/turkish_wine_some_initial_tast.html

 

Paşaeli tasting at Eskişehir Sensus Wine Boutique 20.04.2011

At Sensus, the stylish wine boutique, we shared our newly released white, rose and red wines with wine lovers of Eskişehir. It is always a big pleasure to be with our fans.

“Young Turkish Wines Competition” organized by Friends of the Wine Association19.03.2011

We participated at “Young Turkish Wines Competition” organized by one of the leading wine group’s of Turkey called “Friends of the Wine Association”. Our Serena Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot 2009, made from grapes grown on Serena vineyard at Alaçatı, Çeşme, came in third amongst 69 reds and was awarded golden medal. And our new rose wine, Paşaeli Çalkarası 2010 came in forth and was awarded a silver medal.

Paşaeli tasting at Eskişehir Sensus Wine Boutique 25.01.2011

We shared our wines and our wine adventures with wine lovers in Eskişehir at the stylish wine boutique of Sensus. The evening was full of long and pleasant conversations.

Andrea Paoletti’s visit 05.01.2011

Our consultant Andrea Paoletti came to Turkey. We visited and scheduled winter prunings of both Kaynaklar and Hoşköy vineyards. High light of the visit was finalizing the blends of our new white, blush and rose wines which will be released as of Spring.

Paşaeli tasting at Galata Sensus Wine Boutique 28.12.2010

Paşaeli wines were tasted by winelovers at Sensus wine boutique in Anemon Galata, under the supervision of its Sommelier İlhan Olam.

Visit of German wine experts to Turkey 24.11.2010

Wine experts from Germany and Austria visited Turkey. The event was organized by “Wines of Turkey”. Paşaeli was one of the participants.

Visit of Murat Bozok, the chef of Mimolett 09.11.2010

Our dear friend, chef/owner of Mimolett, Murat Bozok and its Sommelier Atakan Esgel visited our Kaynaklar vineyard and winery. We tasted many barrel and tank samples. We thank Murat for his continous support.