Winery: Yatir Winery
Style: Dry Red
Bottle Size: 750ML
Supervision Rabbi Avrohom Rubin
Kosher for Passover YES
Body Medium Bodied
Barrel aged 12 Months
The wine is comprised of 91% Syrah, 5% Merlot and 4% Viognier grapes, from several vineyard plots in the Yatir Forest, situated at altitudes of 680 and 820 meters above sea level. The composition of the varieties varies from one year to the next, depending on the nature of the vintage, and in order to accentuate the Yatir character and quality and the uniqueness of the region and its vineyards. The wines from the different vineyards were aged separately in oak barrels for one year before the final blend was created. The wine was bottled in Feb. of 2013 and was left at the winery for an additional year and a half – to further age in the bottle. Suitable for further aging for a period of five to ten years.
Tasting Notes: The wine’s color is purple, enriched with an aroma of ripe raspberries, beets and tapenade. It has a fruity flavor that is silky and elegant.