The Garden

We plant herbs and vegetables in our garden which are used in our kitchen. An old, rare mirabell plum tree makes an excellent jam.

Farming in Cappadocia

Cappadocia is well known for it’s wine, the production of pekmez (grapesyrup), dried apricots and pumpkin kernels. The climate is continental with dry summers and cold winters. The soil consists of volcano ash.

Villa Columba, Sümer Sok. No 10, Musatafapaşa Kasabası, Ürgüp - Cappadocia - Nevşehir - Turkey
Tel: +90 384 3535030, 3535058 - Fax: +90 384 3535430 - Email:

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