Learn About Gamla
The Golan Heights winery produces premium varietals, proprietary blends and traditional method sparkling wines which are marketed under the labels Gamla, Yarden, and Golan. Located in Northern Israel on land controlled by Syria before the 1967 war, the Golan Heights vineyards were literally planted on old battlefields. The area required hauling over 250 tank carcasses away before the first vines were planted.
Learn About Israel
Quite possibly the region that wine was first drunk (or close to the region), Israel is not on the top of most
lists for best wine regions. In fact, the conditions in the country are perfect for growing grapes, but reasons
such as money, inexperience and apathy have kept the area from becoming a world-wide wine region. That said,
Israel makes some top-notch...
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Learn About Cabernet Sauvignon
(cab-uhr-NAY sow-veeh-yawn) King of Red Many refer to Cabernet Sauvignon as the king of red grapes. Perhaps that title is due to its ability to grow worldwide in a number of climates, or to the fact that it produces wine with such character yet such diversity. Either way, this grape is responsible, as a whole or a partner, for some of the greatest wines in the world. In Bordeaux,...
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