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All wineries offer special wines and deals for the holidays, so this is a good
opportunity to stock up on wines.
This year a few wineries launched new
wines to mark the beginning of the year.
, an established wine
importing and distributing company, started producing its own wines called
The wines – Merlot,Cabarnet Sauvignon and Emerald Riesling
– are all moderately priced and give good value for money. The reds cost NIS
39.90 and the Riesling NIS 29.90. Available at wine shops.Tabor
launched the first two wines in their new limited edition series, offering small
editions of only between 6.000 and 13.000 bottles from each wine in the
All the wines are from 2006. The grapes for the limited edition
wines were hand picked, and only the perfect bunches were chosen.
6.000 (60% Cabernet and 40% Merlot) are from grapes grown in the Upper Galilee
Emek Kadesh, a classic old world elegant and exceptional wine. NIS
The 13.000, which is 70% Cabarnet Sauvignon and 30% Shiraz, is grown
in Ramot Naphtaly. It is an elegant, full-bodied Australian-style balanced wine.
imports a selection of kosher moderately priced wines,
including wines and Cava from Spain,Chile and Italy. Prices range between NIS 36
and NIS 49 or three for NIS 100.
Available at supermarkets and wine
A more exclusive collection of imported and local wines is
offered by the France-Israel wine company. They suggest choosing Bazelet Hagolan
Cabernet Sauvignon Bronze 2009 for the holidays, a great choice for a hearty
holiday dinner. NIS 110.
winery is celebrating its 10th
anniversary with two new wines.
One is a superb dry Riesling 2009 from
the Jerusalem mountains slopes. The grape is a 100% Johannesburg Riesling, hand
picked and pressed very shortly after picking. The wine is aromatic, crisp and
The other new wine is the 2008 Petite Syrah from the Judean
Although young, it already has a deep purple color, full body and
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