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Yatir winery is a high-quality small boutique winery located in the North Eastern Negev in Israel. The vineyards are located in the high altitude and cool climate of the southern Judean hills. The combination between the terroir and the climate, lend the wine a very unique identity. The viticulturist and winemakers of the winery are committed to the highest quality, and their aim is to not digress from the uniqueness of their vineyard and the character and quality of their wines.

It has been founded under the tutelage of Carmel Winery. Carmel is considered the biggest winery in Israel and together with the founders of Yatir they have created a winery on a smaller scale, where the focus lies on uniqueness and representing the wine-growing regions.

In the 10 + years of their existence, Yatir has achieved to be among the top 5 wineries in Israel. Year after year their wine snag prices and medals in wine contest all over the world. Yatir Forest 2003, the flagship wine of the winery, received a high score of 93 points in Wine Advocate, (Robert Parker’s global wine publication). The highest amount of points ever received by an Israeli wine!

WINEMAKER
Eran decided early on that a winemaking career was his dream. He enrolled at Adelaide University where he studied viticulture and oenology. He had valuable work experience in some districts of Southern Australia. After finishing his studies he worked as assistant winemaker at the Salitage Winery in Australia. On his return to Israel, Eran joined Carmel Winery and from there made his way to Yatir Winery where he is responsible for both the vineyards and the winemaking. Eran represents the new generation of Israeli winemakers – young, progressive and knowledgeable. He believes in making wines to represent the terroir of the vineyards.

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Yatir Cabernet Sauvignon
Cabernet Sauvignon
Dark red in color, the wine has an aroma of ripe forest fruits with hints of green peppers in the background. Full bodied, with good structure and well integrated tannins.
Item code: 7290014265233
Region: Negev
36.00 €
Ex Tax: 29.75 €
Yatir Cabernet Sauvignon- Vintage 2011
Cabernet Sauvignon
Dark red in color, the wine has an aroma of ripe forest fruits with hints of green peppers in the background. Full bodied, with good structure and well integrated tannins.
Item code: 7290014256712
Region: Negev
40.00 €
Ex Tax: 33.06 €
Yatir Forest - Vintage 2009

49%Cabernet Sauvignon, 41%Petit Verdot, 10%Merlot eep, firm tannins and ripe flavors of cherries, currants, anise and nice touches of earth and minerals.
Item code: 081452800868
Region:
84.90 €
Ex Tax: 70.17 €
Yatir Forest - Vintage 2010
Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Merlot
67%Cabernet Sauvignon, 25%Petit Verdot, 8%Merlot In emphasizing the intensity of the fruit, the wine's aging potential, and the ultimate objective of making a wine best representing the unique Yatir terroir, the varietals that make up the blend may vary from year to year.  The wine is aged up to 16 months in small French oak barrels and then has a further year's bottle ageing before release.  It has a deep purple-red color, an aroma of ripe forest fruits, and a concentrated taste
Item code: 081452800523
Region: Judean Hills
75.00 €
Ex Tax: 61.98 €
Yatir Forest - Vintage 2011

65%Cabernet Sauvignon, 35%Petit Verdot In emphasizing the intensity of the fruit, the wine's aging potential, and the ultimate objective of making a wine best representing the unique Yatir terroir, the varietals that make up the blend may vary from year to year.  The wine is aged up to 14 months in small French oak barrels and then has a further year's bottle ageing before release.  It has a deep purple-red color, an aroma of ripe forest fruits, and a concentrated taste
Item code: 081452800523
Region:
68.00 €
Ex Tax: 56.20 €
Yatir Mt. Amasa
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Petit Verdot, Malbec
Yatir Mt. Amasa replaced Yatir’s Merlot / Shiraz / Cabernet. The wine is comprised of 37% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, 25% Shiraz, 5% Petit Verdot and 3% Malbec, from several plots in the Yatir Forest vineyards, situated 650-900 meters above sea level. The composition of the varieties varies from one year to the next, depending on the nature of the harvest and in order to accentuate the Yatir-like quality and the singularity of the region and its vineyards. The wines from the different vineya
Item code: 7290008804974
Region: Negev
32.00 €
Ex Tax: 26.45 €
Yatir Petit Verdot
Petit Verdot, Merlot
varieties: 85% Petit Verdot, 15% Merlot. wine regions: Yatir forest, Judean Hills description: great depth of color with an aroma of violets, blackberries and smoked meats. very full bodied with a long finish. aging process: 12 months in French oak barrels of which 1/3 are new.
Item code: 7290010178056
Region: Judean Hills
38.00 €
Ex Tax: 31.41 €
Yatir Syrah
Syrah
A deeply rich and elegant wine, Yatir Syrah is replete with aromatic zest. Marked by ripe raspberry, beetroot and roasted chestnuts. Rich on the palate with hints of white pepper on the finish.
Item code: 7290014256514
Region: Judean Hills
35.00 €
Ex Tax: 28.93 €
Yatir Viognier
Viognier
Yatir Viognier is made using 100% Viognier grapes from vineyards in Yatir Forest, and is fermented and aged for five months in stainless steel tanks.  The wine has an attractive yellow color with green tints, and an aroma combining elements of green apple, peach and nectarines. This is a delicious medium to full-bodied white wine with an excellent balancing acidity.  
Item code: 7290014265462
Region: Negev
22.00 €
Ex Tax: 18.18 €