17.03.2011 11.Adar ll, 5771
The story of Peter Stern, the legendary consultant of the Golan Heights Winery who changed the Israeli and kosher wine worlds forever.
Behind the quality wine revolution in each country, there is usually a key figure who actually influenced and changed the way people thought about making quality wine. In California it was Robert Mondavi. In France it was the legendary Emile Peynaud. In Australia it was someone called Max Schubert.
In both Israel and the kosher wine world as a whole, it is clear that there has been a quality revolution of massive proportions, unless we have forgotten how bad kosher wines used to be! Now we take world-class kosher wines for granted. However, in the early 1980s, things did not look so rosy….