The Story of a Passion, Aroused in Every Sip!
Kayra produce premium wines from the Anatolia region which is considered to be the birthplace of wine and is now at the cutting edge of winemaking in this diverse nation.
The wines are made from unique and intriguing local varieties. These indigenous varieties, whilst being ancient to Turkey are now being vinified using modern techniques and are producing award winning results.
Anatolian grapes, along with international varieties, are planted in the best sites following the philosophy of terroir. The vineyards and wineries have been significantly invested in.
- The Elzig winery, located in Eastern Anatolia was established in 1942 and is dedicated entirely to the production of red wines.
- The Sarkoy Winery in Thrace was built in 1996 and embraces a cellar for 1200 barrels, reserved for the ageing of special cuvees.
Under the guidance of consultant winemaker Daniel O'Donnell, it is Kayra's aim to reveal the true potential of Turkey and to bring their rich history and generous spirit to lovers of fine wine.