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“Sour Grapes” Tells A Tale of Massive Wine Fraud

Sour Grapes, which was first released to the UK in September 2016, and debuted here in the US on Netflix in November 2016, is about a crime that rocked the wine world. The crime was not anything,...


in  News, Wine
2/21/2017
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Raise a Presidential Glass

Whether in celebration or sorrow, those of us who enjoy our tipple most likely raised a glass — or two or three or more — over the recent inauguration of the 45th President of the United States....


in  Wine, News
2/16/2017
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Drink Like King David (or Jesus)

An exciting new wine from Recanati is a white wine made from a grape called Marawi.

Known as Hamdani around Bethlehem and Jerusalem, it is believed to be an ancient, indigenous grape...


in  Holidays, Wine
2/7/2017
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Champagne in Good Times and Bad

As Napoleon Bonaparte once said, “Champagne! In victory one deserves it; in defeat one needs it.” Just so.


in  Wine
1/27/2017
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Talisker: An Ageless Beauty

With a new year upon us, and the chill of winter firmly in place, I find my thoughts —spirits-wise— turning once again to Scotland. Nothing quite helps warm a body and mind on a chilly evening...


in  Wine
1/18/2017
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In Israel It’s Pronounced “Dahl-TONN"

The combination of natural beauty and quality wine has made the Upper Galilee a premier wine tourism destination—and the Dalton Winery is one of the area’s top producers.


in  News, Wine
1/10/2017
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Israel Boasts Two Top-Notch Distilleries

Milk & Honey Distillery

Over the last decade, Israel has become well known internationally for its wine.  In a sense, the Israeli wine industry represents some of the best attributes of Israel today: the energy, the...


in  Wine
12/28/2016
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Visit The Adir Winery For The Wine, Stay For The Food

For those traveling to Israel, the visitors’ center at the award-winning Adir Winery is a wonderful booze tourism destination. Between the wine and the dairy products, it is truly a must-visit not...


in  Wine
12/19/2016
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Double Your Drinking Pleasure

Chanukah and New Year’s Eve coincide this year, so festive libations are most definitely in order. Whether having friends and family around for cocktails and candles, or for a full-on celebratory...


in  Wine
12/15/2016