Wine Talk: Heaven on earth

08.02.2013                      28.Schwat. 5773

Gute Weine aus Israel:

Wine Talk: Heaven on earth

Tasting, talking about wine is even more pleasurable when done in the vineyard where the wine is produced.

Sitting among the vines, glass in hand, with open bottles waiting to be tasted is a dream scenario. Tasting and talking about wine with like-minded enthusiasts is pleasurable enough, but doing so within the vineyard from which the wines are produced, is my vision of heaven on earth.
I travelled to the Bravdo Winery, one of Israel’s best boutique wineries. It is situated in the Judean Plain, which is known in wine law as the Samson Region. After leaving the main road, Route 44, you have to drive over the rough bumpy country road, through vineyards of table grapes until you arrive at the olive groves. After this are the wine vineyards and there lies Bravdo Winery, sitting among its vineyards like a true estate winery….