Harvest Time in Cappadocia

Did you know that Turkey is one of the top five grape growing countries in the world? Cappadocia, located right in the center of Anatolia, is the homeland of vineyards and wine-making. This one-of-a-kind geographical site was created with volcanic tuff that was literally embroidered with thousands of years of wind, snow and rain.The region’s extraordinary terroir is a result of the harsh climate, centuries-old alluvial deposits from the Kızılırmak River combined with the lava from the volcanic mountains. The fertile soils of the region are unequalled and recognized for producing quality wines. And beginning by end of August, until mid to late October, is the harvest time in the region. For wine loving travelers, this is exactly the right time to visit Cappadocia and share the joy of grape harvest…