Warming Up With Elegant Wines

Some wines are so elegant and rich that they bring a smile of satisfaction and enhance the spiritual experience while debating a rashi with our chavrusa.

Samaria Wine Receives High Ranking from Prestigious US Wine Journal

Wine Spectato recently awarded the high grade of 90 to the Tura Winery’s 2014 Mountain Peak wine.

KFWE Wines To Rock Your Purim Seudah

After having tasted through most of the KFWE offerings, I have chosen a handful of wines which I very much enjoyed, and recommend you all to consider for your Purim Seudah.

Going First Class

No one has ever said that truly fine wines are going to be found at bargain prices. Such wines, like luxury automobiles, designer handbags, custom-made jewelry and first-class international flights can, in fact, be quite dear. While it is true that most of us will rarely, if ever, buy Lamborghini automobiles and will most probably not approach Gucci to custom design a handbag for us, there is no valid reason to avoid, at least from time-to-time, buying the best wines available.

How Sweet It Is!

Unfortunately, sweet kosher wines have the reputation of being inferior, simple table quaffers that lack any complexity and appeal for the fine wine drinkers.

In Praise Of Merlot Wine

Like Cinderella, wines based on the Merlot grape have too often been forced by their older and better- established sisters to sit in a corner, just a bit ashamed to make a public appearance.

Golan Heights Winery Wins Medals at International Wine Competition

‘Double Gold’ awarded to 2012 Yarden Heights wine & 2011 Yarden Merlot Kela Single Vineyard.

Tura Winery Visitor’s Center Opens its Doors on Chol Hamoed

This Passover, their intimate tasting room and visitors center will be open to the general public and during chol hamoed and will be free of charge

Judea and Samaria Wines To Be Included in New Guide

The project’s launch was celebrated with a special event in the Knesset.

There Is No Simcha Without Good Wine

Succos, along with Simchas Torah is the holiday that most symbolizes and highlights the importance of serving G-d and follow his Torah with Joy....

The Other Side of the Cork: A Closer Look into Burgundy

In exciting news to both Madeb and myself, we learned that there would be three new wines from Burgundy produced by the Aegerter winery.

A Wine’s Exodus: From Vine to Barrel

Bottles of wine accompany the Pesach storytelling - each glass of wine represents the four expressions used by G-d in describing the redemption of the Jewish people from Egypt.

Which Wine Are You? – A Purim Quiz

Purim is the holiday when all the secrets come out as the wine goes in. Knowing who you are can be hard. Knowing which wine to drink doesn’t have to be.

Get to Grips with Fruit Flavors in Wine on Tu B’Shvat

Fruit flavors as described in wine actually only refer to the scents that are identified as we smell the wine...

Four Israeli Wines Win Int’l Contest

In the 2013 Terravino wine competition held this year in Jerusalem, 13 wines won the coveted double-gold medal. Four of those wines are from Israel. 21...

Domaine du Castel: A Miraculous Wine Story

Mrs. Sutcliffe’s letter motivated Eli to turn his small, hobbyist wine production into a professional winery, which he named Domaine du Castel.

Triumph Among the Vines

Like Esther before her, Tura Winery co-owner Vered Ben Sa’adon is a modern-day example of a strong woman advocating for her people.

How to Match Wine and Cheeses Like a Pro

Impress those around your Shavuos table with your knowledge of which wine to serve with which cheese.

From Biblical to Boutique – Israeli Wine Comes of Age

The story of Israel's wine industry is in many ways a reflection of the modern-day rebirth of our nation in its homeland.

Israeli White Wines For The Summer

If you're located in the Northern Hemisphere, July signals the time of year when the weather can be hot enough to make you both thirsty and a bit more than uncomfortable. Our minds go to the efficiency of the air-conditioning in our homes, automobiles, and offices, and our palates take us to dishes that are light and not infrequently intentionally served cold. When we think of wine it is most logical for our thoughts to turn to white wines for, in addition to being served well chilled, those indeed tend to be crisper and more refreshing than reds.

65 Israeli Wines Win Medals in Decanter World Wine Awards

The “Oscars of wine” recognizes the products of 18 Israeli wineries, bestowing six gold medals, 31 silvers and 28 bronzes.

Shavuos – The Source Of Our True Joy

Nowadays, there are many kosher rosé wines available, baruch Hashem. I try every year to taste through most if not all of them.

Israel’s Wine Guide Boycotts Judea and Samaria Wineries

Of course, if the guide were to exclude the Golan wineries it would have been a very thin book, without industry stars like Yarden and Gamla.

The 4 Cups of Red Wine That Can Save Your Life

It was discovered that Israeli wine had five times the amount of a potent antioxidant than other wines.

What Did King David Drink? Israeli Wine Researchers Aim to Revive Ancient Libations

“You want to know what this wine looked like, which wine King David drank, white or red.... We can see if it’s red or white, strong or weak.”

Enhance Your Shavuot Table with Wine from the Land of Israel

Once overlooked, Israeli wines have long come into their own, earning a place of respect among connoisseurs and amateur wine enthusiasts alike. And among...

A Wine for Every Personality

The Golan Heights Winery presents fun recommendations for wines that fit each of the 4 sons.

The Other Side Of The Cork: Netofa – the Essence of the Lower Galilee...

I always wanted to write an article on the history of the kosher wine evolution. It is fascinating that here we are in 5779/2019...

The Other Side of the Cork: Elviwines-Clos Mesorah, a Journey Blending Jewish History and...

They were not willing to compromise on quality regardless of the difficulties that come with producing kosher wines.

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