Kosher Wine Recommendations #60

January 11, 2008

With permission, from the newsletter of oenophile, Yossie Horwitz

Ella Valley Kosher Wine CollectionAnother great (little) winery is Ella Valley Winery (not to be confused with the far inferior Ella Valley Series from Kinneret which is a private label made entirely for export by Teperberg). Ella’s first vintage was in 2002 and for a vintage year considered relatively poor, the wines were very good. Read more

Kosher Wine Recommendations #59

January 3, 2008

With permission, from the newsletter of oenophile, Yossie Horwitz

The wine writers at the Wall Street Journal have a concept they call “Open that Bottle Night” (OTBN) which they invented, in their own words since: “All of us, no matter how big or small our wine collections, have that single bottle of wine we simply can never bear to open”.  What happens to all these special bottles we tend to accumulate and never want to open – they sit and sit since no occasion is worth opening them for. Read more