Movers and shakers in Israeli society.
All these varieties are still grown, particularly in the Hebron area.
Officers together with Border Police detectives arrived at the scene and arrested the two people in possession of crates filled with grapes.
The pandemic's economic ravages have also slashed sales of the fruit, depressing the hilly breadbasket region of Hebron.
The question of how agriculture was practiced in antiquity in an arid place that still presents challenges today has intrigued scholars for years.
There is a whole new underworld of compassionate winemaking coming to the fore. The wine world has suddenly become a lot more complicated!
“I work in bottling the wine,” he said with a big grin. “I really like it.”
“Behind every glass of wine, there is the grape, the story of the winemaker – and your own story,” Roni Saslove says.
These days, some progressive wineries are making less heavy, more refreshing modern versions of Commandaria that are giving new energy to the brand.
More and more vintners have realized that the land in this region is perfect for growing grapes, and thus an extensive boutique winery industry has blossomed.