Winemakers Choice The Special Reserve line is only produced from special vintages that can produce exceptionally good wine. Its 18-month barrel aging makes this wine special.
Manufacturer / Producer: Barkan Wine Cellars Kibbutz Hulda Israel
Growing area/region: Galilee and Judea / Galilee and Judea (Galil / Jehuda)
Expansion / Sweetness: red, dry, kosher / red, dry, kosher for Passover
Alcohol content: 13.5% vol. contains sulfites
The grapes for the Shiraz Special Reserve come from the winery's vineyards in the Upper Galilee and the Jerusalem Hills which are characterized by terra rossa soil and many slopes. This fine wine, which has been aged in oak barrels for 18 months, is powerful and fruity and will continue to improve under proper aging conditions.