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Tzora, Judean Hills

Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Merlot, Chardonnay and Gewurztraminer. Many of the country’s wineries have kibbutz roots – not so surprising considering these communal villages are experts in agriculture. 138 more words

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Katlav, Judean Hills

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Wadi Katlav, Chardonnay. In the village of Nes Harim, southwest of Jerusalem and at an elevation of 700 meters, winemaker Yossi Yittach has created a perfect balance between age-old harvesting methods and cutting-edge technologies. 98 more words

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Domaine Du Castel, Judean Hills

Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Cabernet Franc and Malbec, Chardonnay. Eli Ben-Zaken, a former poultry farmer/restaurateur, turned his hobby of winemaking into an award-winning business. … 159 more words

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Israel - a land of wine and fragile coexistence

 Israel may not be your obvious holiday destination but I found it one of the most fascinating and emotive places to visit. The reliable sunshine, long natural sandy beaches and warm Mediterranean Sea may sound like a holiday paradise but the land and its people are tension-ridden. 914 more words