Wine Golan Heights, "Gamla" Cabernet Sauvignon, 2011
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Reviews of purchase Golan Heights, "Gamla" Cabernet Sauvignon, 2011
Wine rich ruby color.
The taste of the wine is full and balanced, with a silky texture and a long pleasant aftertaste.
In expressive aroma of wine shades of dark berries - blackberries, blueberries, black currant and cherry tart blend harmoniously with notes of oak and spice.
The wine is a perfect accompaniment for beef dishes - steak or stew and pasta.
Wines premium line "Gamla" different expressive fruit character. "Gamla" - is the name of the Hebrew city on the hill Golan, a few years repel the attacks of the troops of the Roman Empire. Image of ancient coins on the labels of wines reminiscent of the heroic history of the city.
"Gamla" Cabernet Sauvignon 2010 - a fine example of kosher Israeli wines made in the Bordeaux style. Wine is made from grapes of Cabernet Sauvignon with a little Cabernet Franc and Merlot, which is grown in the coldest wine region of Israel - in the Golan Heights. After fermentation, the wine is aged in French oak barrels for 12 months. Matching wines religious norms monitored at all stages of production. The wine can be consumed immediately or withstand 6 to 8 years.
Golan Heights - a company revived winemaking Israel. Until the 1980s, the country did not exist a single economy, which could create a world-class products, while Palestine is famous for its thousand-year tradition of wine production. Company Golan Heights was founded in 1983 on the territory of the Golan Heights in the north of Israel. Quality of products the company complies with kashrut (the rules of Judaism). To comply with kosher wine and grapes, from which it was produced, as well as the production process controls specially trained rabbi. Terroir Golan Heights are very similar climate and soils on the terroir of Napa Valley in California. Therefore, the Californian technology played a major role in the development of the winery Golan Heights. California were invited experts who conducted detailed studies of basalt soil of the Golan Heights and came to the conclusion about the prospects of winemaking in this region. Were hired young winemakers who were educated in the University of California at Davis and had hands-on experience in modern wineries in the world. Selecting a clear goal, the founders of the Golan Heights have created a world-class wine, has revolutionized the wine industry in Israel, and have achieved international recognition. After thirty years of operation, the company Golan Heights remains synonymous with quality Israeli wines and continues to push forward the wine country. The company produces not only the traditional still wines, but also began to produce had not had analogues in Israel harvest wines from late harvest wines and sparkling wines by the traditional method "Champenoise".
Golan Heights Vineyards companies located in the region of Galilee in northern Israel at an altitude of 400 to 1200 meters above sea level and extend from the Galilee to the foot of Mount Hermon. In vineyards planted vines imported the best Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir and Gewurztraminer. Volcanic basalt soils have good drainage. Grape growing here requires more time to mature, as the region's climate is quite cool. Building the winery is located in the town of Kattsrin, it is equipped with modern presses, stainless steel vats, chamber cooling wort and other upgraded equipment. The production uses various technologies of vinification, exposure is carried out in barrels of American and French oak. The company produces three regular series: "Gamla", "Yarden" and "Golan". In the best years in addition to produced wine line "Katzrin", relating to the super-premium class.