Top White Wines $18 and over

Top White Wines $18 and over

Rank Wine Mevushal
1 Hagafen, White Riesling, Napa Valley, 2013 Y
2 tie Covenant, Chardonnay Lavan, 2011 N
2 tie Hagafen, Prix Reserve, Brut Cuvée, 2007 Y
3 tie Arfi, Gabriel, Chardonnay, 2012 N
3 tie Hagafen, White Riesling, Lake County, 2013 Y
3 tie Shiloh, Chardonnay, 2011 N
4 tie Moses, Cava Brut, 2012 N
4 tie Herzog, Special Reserve, Late Harvest Chenin Blanc, 2012 Y
5 Herzog, Special Reserve, Chardonnay, Russian River, 2011 Y
6 tie Hagafen, Don Ernesto, Vin Gris, Rosé, 2013 N
6 tie Chateau de Valmer, Vouvray, 2012 Y
7 Gush Etzion, Spring River, White, 2012 N
8 tie Shirah, Vintage Whites, 2013 N
8 tie Odem Mountain, Volcanic, Rosé, 2011 N
9 tie Gush Etzion, Lone Oak Sauvignon Blanc, 2012 N
9 tie Hagafen, Don Ernesto, Collage, 2012 Y
9 tie Hagafen, White Riesling, 2012 Y
9 tie Lueria, Chardonnay, 2012 N
9 tie Hagafen, Prix Reserve, White Reisling, 2009 Y

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.