The nation in a goblet

Wine and art enthusiasts will be able to enjoy a grand outdoor tasting and visit the museum exhibits.

By OFER ZEMACH
July 6, 2006 16:20
1 minute read.
golan wines 88

golan wines 88. (photo credit: )

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

This week, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem will hold its third annual Israeli Wine Festival . At this unique event, wine and art enthusiasts will be able to enjoy a grand outdoor tasting and visit the museum exhibits. Some of the country's leading wineries and prestigious vintners will introduce their best harvest, and wine vendors Avi Ben and Shahar's Liquors will offer guided wine seminars. With live jazz played in the background, guests will have the opportunity to taste the produce of more than 30 wineries, taking pleasure in the nearby kosher food stands at the same time. Visitors can also enter the museum's exhibits on Tuesday and Thursday until 9 p.m. for no additional charge. The Israel Museum is now in full swing with special summer-oriented exhibitions: Bread, Daily and divine: A feast for the senses, exploring the role of bread in life-cycle ceremonies and its significance in religious rituals, as well as offering a glimpse into the world of bakers and tracing the process of bread making from seed to loaf. Tracing Shadows: The place of shadow and silhouette in contemporary art is at the focus of this exhibition, which features interactive displays in various environments. Love in European Art: This passionate topic is explored through the museum's European Art collection - from the 14th century to the present day - with paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints and collages. It includes works by Francisco de Goya, Auguste Rodin and Peter Paul Rubens. For NIS 50, each guest will get a crystal wineglass that can be filled as often as desired from the wide selection of wines, and can also buy wine accessories at attractive prices. The wine event will take place from Monday through Thursday, July 10-13 from 7 p.m. to midnight.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Sarah Silverman
August 26, 2014
Jewish women take home gold at 2014 Emmys

By JTA