2015 TOP 18 The Jewish Week's Kosher Wines

PLACE

NAME

MEVUSHAL

1

Galil Mountain, Ela, 2012

No

2

The Chosen Barrel, Carrera, 2012

No

3

Jacques Capsouto, Samuel Rouge, 2014

No

4

Terrenal, Seleccionado, 2014

No

5

Carmel Winery, Appellation, Carignan, 2009

No

6

Backsberg, Merlot, 2014

Yes

7

Galil Mountain, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2012

No

8

Binyamina Yogev, Cabernet Sauvignon-Shiraz, 2012

No

9

Teperberg, Impression, Merlot, 2014

Yes

10

tie

Binyamina Yogev, Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot, 2012

No

10

tie

Terrenal, Tempranillo, 2014

No

11

tie

Galil Mountain, Merlot, 2012

No

11

tie

Bartenura, Ovadia, Chianti, 2013

Yes

12

Gush Etzion, Spring River, Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot, 2010

No

13

Carmel Winery, Appellation, Cabernet Franc, 2009

No

14

Carmel Winery, Appellation, Petite Sirah, 2009

No

15

tie

Dalton, Estate, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2013

No

15

tie

Carmel Winery, Appellation, Cabernet Sauvignon-Shiraz, 2010

No

15

tie

Segal, Special Reserve, Cabernet-Merlot, 2012

Yes

JEWISH WEEK’S TOP 18 KOSHER WINES COMPETITON

The judges used a 100-point scoring system; tallies were made

after each of four rounds of tastings. The tastings took place over

a four-day period in February and were held at The Jewish Week.