The Winery Melen in Thrace

The winery offers 49 different wines
Its wines get an average rating of 3.3.
It is ranked in the top 55 of the estates of Thrace.
It is located in Thrace

The Winery Melen is one of the world's great estates. It offers 49 wines for sale in of Thrace to come and discover on site or to buy online.

Top Winery Melen wines

Looking for the best Winery Melen wines in Thrace among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Melen wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Melen wines with technical and enological descriptions.

The top red wines of Winery Melen

Food and wine pairings with a red wine of Winery Melen

How Winery Melen wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or spicy food such as recipes of roast beef in a salt crust, rack of lamb with herbs or chili con carne.

Organoleptic analysis of red wines of Winery Melen

On the nose the red wine of Winery Melen. often reveals types of flavors of spices, black fruit or non oak and sometimes also flavors of oak, red fruit or earth.

The best vintages in the red wines of Winery Melen

  • 2011 With an average score of 3.50/5
  • 2009 With an average score of 3.50/5
  • 2010 With an average score of 3.46/5
  • 2016 With an average score of 3.43/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.32/5
  • 2015 With an average score of 3.29/5

The grape varieties most used in the red wines of Winery Melen.

  • Merlot
  • Shiraz/Syrah
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Öküzgözü
  • Kalecik Karasi
  • Tempranillo

Discovering the wine region of Thrace

The wine region du Thrace in Turkey. Wineries and vineyards like the Domaine Vino Dessera or the Domaine Sarafin produce mainly wines red and white. The most planted grape varieties in the region of Thrace are Cabernet-Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot, they are then used in wines in blends or as a single variety. On the nose of Thrace often reveals types of flavors of non oak, earth or oak and sometimes also flavors of spices, red fruit or black fruit.

We currently count 3 estates and châteaux in the of Thrace, producing 20 different wines in conventional, organic and biodynamic agriculture. The wines of Thrace go well with generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or spicy food.

The top pink wines of Winery Melen

Food and wine pairings with a pink wine of Winery Melen

How Winery Melen wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of beef, lamb or spicy food such as recipes of susanne's christmas beef, daniel's algerian couscous or baked falafels.

Organoleptic analysis of pink wines of Winery Melen

On the nose the pink wine of Winery Melen. often reveals types of flavors of red fruit.

The best vintages in the pink wines of Winery Melen

  • 2016 With an average score of 3.50/5
  • 2019 With an average score of 3.40/5

The grape varieties most used in the pink wines of Winery Melen.

  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Tempranillo

Discover the grape variety: Bogazkere

A very old indigenous grape variety grown in Turkey (Anatolia, etc.), most often at high altitudes. Virtually unknown in France and in almost all other wine-producing countries, although attempts have been made in Australia. It is thought to be related to the morek, another Turkish variety.

The top white wines of Winery Melen

Food and wine pairings with a white wine of Winery Melen

How Winery Melen wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of rich fish (salmon, tuna etc), shellfish or sweet desserts such as recipes of potato and tuna gratin, mi sao or pancakes.

Organoleptic analysis of white wines of Winery Melen

On the nose the white wine of Winery Melen. often reveals types of flavors of microbio, citrus fruit.

The best vintages in the white wines of Winery Melen

  • 2012 With an average score of 3.50/5
  • 2019 With an average score of 3.50/5
  • 2013 With an average score of 3.30/5
  • 2018 With an average score of 3.20/5
  • 2017 With an average score of 3.20/5

The grape varieties most used in the white wines of Winery Melen.

  • Sémillon
  • Sauvignon Blanc
  • Kolorko
  • Pinot Grigio

The word of the wine: Tressallier

White grape variety from the Allier region, identical to the Sacy variety grown in Burgundy. Rarely vinified on its own, it is used in the blending of Saint-Pourçain white wines, associated with chardonnay, the main grape variety of the appellation. Syn.: sacy.

Discover other wineries and winemakers neighboring the Winery Melen

Planning a wine route in the of Thrace? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Melen.

Discover the grape variety: Okuzgozu

This grape variety is native to Turkey, where it is very well known and highly appreciated. In this country, it is very often grown at high altitudes, sometimes 1,000 metres or more. It is virtually unknown in France and in other wine-producing countries.

News about Winery Melen and wines from the region

Christie’s 2021 DWWA charity wine auction sets new record

A total of £72,600 was raised from 79 lots at the sixteenth DWWA wine auction hosted by Christie’s on 2 December – beating a record set in 2018. This total excludes Christie’s buyer’s premium. All proceeds will be added to funds raised by Decanter throughout the DWWA this year. Charities supported include The Drinks Trust, WaterAid, Cancer Research UK, Change Please, Decanter Apprenticeships and more. Over the past 12 months, Decanter has donated in excess of £100,000 to these charities. T ...

UK wine trade urges government rethink on duty tax plans

Ministers have said plans to link duty tax more closely to alcohol levels (abv) from February 2023 will create a simpler and fairer system, but UK wine trade leaders have called for a government rethink. The issue is coming to a head as a government-led consultation period nears its 30 January deadline. While plans to abolish the premium tax rate on sparkling wine have been widely welcomed, the new system would see duty increase on some still and fortified wines. This could lead to price rises, ...

At the heart of the terroirs of Mâcon-Chardonnay

Sequence from the video « At the heart of the Mâcon terroir » which offer a stroll at the heart of the Mâcon terroir. It offers a focus on Mâcon-Chardonnay, one of the 27 geographical denominations of the Mâcon appellation. Travel through the terroirs of the Mâcon appellation by watching the full video : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GF20y1aBZh8 Both are available in French and English. Our social media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BourgogneWines​​ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Bourgogne ...

The word of the wine: Tressallier

White grape variety from the Allier region, identical to the Sacy variety grown in Burgundy. Rarely vinified on its own, it is used in the blending of Saint-Pourçain white wines, associated with chardonnay, the main grape variety of the appellation. Syn.: sacy.