Suvla is a family owned wine producer located in Eceabat, by the Canakkale Strait-Dardannelles on the historical peninsula of Gallipoli. Suvla is named after a bay in the North coast of the Agean Sea in Turkey, close to family vineyard Bozokbag. Suvla pursues to craft wines of subtle and rich in character with elegant and exquisite finish to complement extensive range of dishes. These wines reveal the spectacular geography of this land and its vibrant history.
Organic certificated family vineyard Bozokbag was planted by Pınar and Selim Zafer Ellialtı in 2003. The vineyard is surrounded by pine trees with a smell of intense resin and lavender in the salty air by the coasts of North Aegean Sea. The hardpan soil and the northwest winds prevail the micro climate to provide highly convenient terroir for the maturation of high quality grapes. 65 hectars of vineyard have a wide variety of vins. Reds are Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Cabernet Franc, Grenache Noir, Petit Verdot, Pinot Noir. The whites are Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Rousanne, Marsanne. The indigenous varieties are Kinali Yapincak and Karasakiz.
Built in 2009, the modern winery boasts over 55,000 square feet. The winery with the 850,000 yearly bottling capacity, is close to the vineyard, and this has a crucial role in crafting high quality château-style wines. With its focus on quality, Suvla works with experts and utilizes state-of-the art winemaking technology.
Suvla Wines offer young premium, premium and ultra premium labels to satisfy different tastes. Winemaking team led by oenologist Dimitar Dimov in consultation with French oenologist.
Though it is a young brand launched in 2012, Suvla has been deemed more than 135 worthy of medals in several national and international wine contests. Most of the labels are awarded and rated with Regional Trophy, Grand Gold, Gold and Silver by the contests; Decanter World Wine Awards, International Wine Challenge, Concours Mondial du Bruxelles, Mundus Vini, Wine Enthusiast, Le Mondial du Rosé, AWC Vienna and more.
Join us at Marquis Wine Cellars to sample a selection of these delicious Turkish wines.