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Boğazkere and Öküzgözü Grapes

Boğazkere and Öküzgözü are classic Turkish grapes which are often blended together in local red wines. Boğazkere apparently translates as throat burner because it produces highly tannic bitter wines. Öküzgözü on the other hand is known for fruity floral flavours and high acidity. The two blended together can produce full bodied fruity reds that age … Continue reading Boğazkere and Öküzgözü Grapes