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Galil Mountain Winery - 15 years of high quality wines from Israel

Galil Mountain Winery - 15 years of high quality wines from Israel

Galil Mountain Winery (GMW) – Already 15 years of high quality-price-ratio wines from Israel (By Gabriel Geller. Gabriel Geller is an international wine consultant currently with Netofa Winery and regularly writes about Kosher Wine in different online publications) The Galil Mountain Winery is ...
Yarden Vintage 2015

Yarden Vintage 2015

Yarden Vintage 2015 – Israel’s most well-regarded Food & Wine festival (By Gabriel Geller) Every few years, the Golan Heights Winery (GHW) throws out a high-end culinary event, often referred to as “Israel’s Culinary Olympics” by many of the local food writers. As the event took place with ...
Matar by Pelter : Two brothers, two wineries, lots of passion

Matar by Pelter : Two brothers, two wineries, lots of passion

Matar by Pelter: Two brothers, two wineries, lots of passion (By Gabriel Geller) If you are as much into wine in general and into Israeli wine in particular as I am, then you have probably heard of Pelter winery before. This world-class winery is located in Kibbutz Ein Zivan in the Golan Heigh ...
Gvaot, the world-class estate winery on top of the hill

Gvaot, the world-class estate winery on top of the hill

Gvaot, the world-class estate winery on top of the hill overlooking the Samaria wine country (By Gabriel Geller) I just recently visited Gvaot winery where I met with the co-owner as well as winemaker Dr. Shivi Drori.
Yatir winery, an oasis in the desert for wine lovers

Yatir winery, an oasis in the desert for wine lovers

Yatir winery, an oasis in the desert for wine lovers (By Gabriel Geller) Along with Castel and the Golan Heights Wineries, Yatir is probably one of the most famous israeli wineries in the kosher wine world. ...
Castel, french wines from... Jerusalem!

Castel, french wines from... Jerusalem!

Castel, french wines from... Jerusalem! (By Gabriel Geller) I recently visited Domaine du Castel, one of Israel's most renowned wineries, where I was warmly hosted by Ilana Ben Zaken, daughter of Eli the founder and senior winemaker and sister of Ariel and Eytan, handling respectively the busi ...
Gvaot releases its flagship wine Masada 2011 at Deca restaurant in Tel Aviv

Gvaot releases its flagship wine Masada 2011 at Deca restaurant in Tel Aviv

Last Tuesday I had the pleasure to attend a lovely wine event at Deca, a very nice restaurant considered as one of the best dairy eateries in Israel. The Gvaot winery, located on top of Givat Harel in the Shomron, across the road from Shiloh hosted the event for wine writers for the release of the 2 ...
Wine Jerusalem Expo 5774 - 2014

Wine Jerusalem Expo 5774 - 2014

Wine Jerusalem Expo 5774 - 2014 (formerly known as Wine-Seven-Two), Israel's largest kosher wine tasting event and a selection of newly released wines. The winter is always a busy season for us wine lovers in Israel, Europe and the USA as many public wine tasting events take place during this ti ...
Historic vertical tasting in Savyon, Israel of all kosher vintages of Château Lé ...

Historic vertical tasting in Savyon, Israel of all kosher vintages of Château Lé ...

Last Tuesday, February 11th 2014, saw me at one of the most memorable wine-related events I've ever had the luck to attend.  Indeed, I was one of the 14 lucky guys that participated in the historic vertical tasting of all kosher cuvées of Château Léoville Poyferré, 2ème Cru Classé Saint ...