HaKerem: Israeli Wine

David Rhodes tasting 2012 Recanati Marselan Reserve (barrel tasting) photo courtesy of David Silverman

03 Apr Rhones on the Right Track

This article was originally published in ESRA Magazine Ido Lewinsohn has been part of the winemaking team at the Recanati Winery since 2007 when he worked with founding winemaker Lewis Pasco. He stayed on at the winery when a new senior winemaker, Gil Shatsberg, took over...

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28 Jan Keeping it in the Family

The Montefiore family, Adam, David & Rachel, were photographed at a private meal at the Ritz Carlton, with bottles of Carmel, Tabor and Montefiore wines on the table. Adam works for Carmel, David for Tabor and Rachel for Montefiore wineries. One family, three wineries. The father...

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18 Jan Wine by the Glass

    Wine by the glass, a rip-off or an inexpensive way to expand and enhance your lifetime journey with food and wine. At times it can be one or the other or both depending on how your approach it and where you partake.     Wine by the glass...

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01 Dec Moses Montefiore: Wine & Vines

A conference on the subject of the Englishman, Sir Moses Montefiore, was held recently at Mishkenot Sha'ananim in Jerusalem. It was entitled: 'Moses Montefiore: The Man Behind The Windmill' and was attended by people from all over the world. The first lecture of the three day conference was given by Adam Montefiore, the first member of...

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Jezreel Valley Winery

21 Nov Jezreel Valley Winery

I first wrote about Jezreel Valley Winery, one of Israel's newest wineries founded by high-tech entrepreneur Jacob Ner-David & Yehuda Nahar with Californian Ari Erle as the winemaker. Since writing the article I got my hands on several bottles of the wines at innovine – an...

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31 Oct New Israeli Wine Magazine

Friend and contributing writer to HaKerem, David Rhodes has just begun a new initiative to promote Israeli wine in hotels, tourist sites, and other places where English speakers are who want to learn more about Israeli wine and food. Called the Israel Wine & Dine Digest,...

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