HaKerem: Israeli Wine

23 Mar Dalton Winery goes solar

The Jerusalem Post reports that Dalton Winery is trying to "green" their winery and run a more environmentally-friendly operation. Wine already uses less water than traditional exports, like fruit. From the Post: Mar 18, 2009 15:19 Dalton Winery in Upper Galilee goes solar By ...

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21 Mar Passover Wine Poll

It's almost Passover time and that means WINE! In addition to Shabbat and the end of the holiday, in Israel for one night and in the Diaspora for two, Jews will be drinking at least four cups of wine on seder night. Before I make my...

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20 Mar Rogov’s Reviews: Wines for Tough Times

[caption id="attachment_628" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Zion Winery"][/caption] Wines for a bad economy It's no secret, the economy is not in good shape. This is true whether you are in the United States, Europe, Israel, or wherever. This is something we all know, and, personally, one of the reasons...

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05 Mar Kosher wine from Israel for Purim

Kosher wine for Purim Alcohol is an important component of many people's Purim holiday celebration. For those looking to add kosher wine to their Purim baskets and Purim feast, here are some suggestions. Given the current state of the economy, I've only listed low priced wines. Under...

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26 Feb Dalton Winery gets the web right

  Israel is a world leader in high tech. Your computer’s firewall and the firewall that protects your home and corporate network was invented by an amazing Israeli company named CheckPoint. Your computer’s CPU is most likely an Intel chip that was significantly developed...

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17 Feb Israeli Wine Statistics (2009)

(This information first appeared at Israeli Wines-Pride of Israel wines-israel.co.il) VINEYARDS Israel is usually regarded as being part of the Middle East. It may be more accurately considered as being situated in the Eastern Mediterranean, a region also referred to as the Near East or ‘The Levant.’ Climate:...

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10 Feb Avidan Winery: Tasting Notes

I’ve tasted Avidan Winery’s selections several times at wine tastings in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv and always found their non-kosher Israeli wines quite enjoyable. But, really, who cares what I think? Well, me. Avidan Winery is a perfect example of a winery making uniquely Mediterranean...

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