Top Israeli Wines

Top Israeli Wines

Rank Wine Mevushal
1 1848, Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon-Merlot, 2009 N
2 Bravdo, Quadro, Samson 2011 Y
3 tie Adir "A," 2010 Y
3 tie Domaine du Castel, Grand Vin, 2010 N
4 Shiloh, Legend, 2009 N
5 tie Gvaot, Herodian, Vineyard Dance, 2011 N
5 tie Barkan, Assemblage, Tzafit, 2010 N
6 tie Tishbi, Estate, Viognier, 2013 N
6 tie Shiloh, Secret Reserve, Shiraz, 2009 N
7 tie Agur, Layam, 2011 N
7 tie Titora, Reserve, Merlot-Shiraz, 2009 N
8 tie Gvaot, Gofna Reserve, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2010 N
8 tie Odem Mountain, Har Odem, Cabernet Franc, 2010 N
9 tie Golan Heights Winery, Yarden, Cabernet Sauvignon,2010 N
9 tie Binyamina, The Cave, 2009 N
10 tie Arfi, Gabriel, Chardonnay, 2011 N
10 tie Shiloh, Chardonnay, 2011 N
10 tie Dalton, Meron, Cabernet Sauvignon, 2011 N
10 tie Shiloh, Mosaic, 2011 Y
10 tie Carmel, Limited Edition, 2009 N
10 tie Recanati, Special Reserve, Red, 2011 N

The judges used a 100-point scoring system; tallies were made after
each of three rounds of tastings. The tastings took place over a three-day period in February and were held at The Jewish Week. The judges tasted nearly 325 bottles of wine submitted by wineries from all over the world.