Wine Golan Heights, "Yarden" Gewurztraminer, 2015
Reviews of purchase Golan Heights, "Yarden" Gewurztraminer, 2015
The wine is rich yellow color with golden reflections.
The wine has a fresh, dry beverage flavor medium density with attractive notes of lychee, peach and apricot, which are developing against a background of shades of honeysuckle and spices.
The aroma of wine is dominated by beautiful sweetish notes of passion fruit and lychee.
The wine is excellent as an aperitif, it also will be a beautiful combination of chicken fajitas, assorted sausages, fried breaded salmon with ginger and curry.
"Yarden" - the main line of premium wines winery Golan Heights. Every year for the creation of these wines using the best grapes. Yarden - is the Hebrew name of the Jordan River, in a valley where vineyards are located Golan Heights. On the labels of wines in this series depicts the ancient Jewish symbol - the oil lamp, decorated with mosaics.
"Yarden" Gewurztraminer - very attractive and beverage wine, showing beautiful colors of tropical fruit in the taste and aroma. Gewurztraminer to create a wine grown in the Galilee - the most northern part of Israel, which is generally considered the best in Israel appellasonom for cultivation of grapes. In turn, in the Galilee is the most prestigious vineyards, broken on the Golan Heights (or simply the Golan). This plateau of volcanic origin, located at an altitude of 400 to 1,200 meters above sea level and is characterized by a cold climate and heavy snowfalls in winter. This is where the vine varieties Gewurztraminer feels particularly well. Vin "Yarden" Gewürztraminer can be enjoyed now or kept for three years.
Golan Heights - a company revived winemaking Israel. Until 1980 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 established in 1983 on the territory of the Golan Heights in the north of Israel. Quality of products the company complies with Kashrut (Jewish rules). 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 soil in the terroir of Napa Valley in California. Therefore Californian technology played a major role in the development of the winery Golan Heights. From California we were invited experts who conducted a detailed study of basaltic soil of the Golan Heights, and came to the conclusion about the prospects of winemaking in the area. They 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. Choosing a clear goal, the founders of the Golan Heights have created a world-class wine, has revolutionized the wine industry of Israel, and achieved international recognition. After thirty years of operation, the company Golan Heights remains synonymous with quality Israeli wines and continues to push forward the country's wine industry. The company produces not only the traditional still wines, but also began to produce did not have analogues in Israel before the wine from the harvest of late harvest wines and sparkling wines by the traditional method "Champenoise".
Vineyards of the Golan Heights are located in the region of Galilee in northern Israel at an altitude of 400 to 1,200 meters above sea level and are drawn from the Galilee to the foot of Mount Hermon. In the vineyards planted with the best imported vines Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Merlot, Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir and Gewurztraminer. The volcanic basalt soils have good drainage. Grape growing here requires more time to mature as a pretty cool climate of the region. The building of 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 different vinification techniques, exposure is carried out in barrels made of American and French oak. The company produces three series of constant: "Gamla", "Yarden" and "Golan". In the best years in addition to produced wine line "Katzrin", referring to the super-premium class.