One of the most popular and best-selling brand wines from Turkey
, produced by the large Kavaklidere
winery. The name means "ruby" and refers to the colour of the wine. The spicy and tannin-rich red wine with a fruity aroma is blended from the autochthonous varieties Bogazkere
, as well as Carignan and Alicante Bouschet, and dry aged. The grapes come from vineyards in eastern Anatolia and the Aegean region. The wine is also exported in large quantities.