Judean Hills Wine Festival 2019

Judean Hills Wine Festival 2019

The 21st Judean Hills/Mateh Yehudah Wine Festival The 21st annual Judean Hills Wine Festival kicks off on Thursday, 5 December 2019 with a large event at Park Mini Israel featuring tastings from around 30 local wineries. The event will also have food stalls, live jazz music and wine workshops. Tickets cost NIS 60 per person [...]

Top 10 Jerusalem Area Winery Visits

Top 10 Jerusalem Area Winery Visits

Israel has been producing wine since Biblical times, but only recently has Israeli wine been put on the map in its own right, and not just with kosher consumers. Some people believe that kosher wine is inferior in quality, however, it is my belief that a well-made kosher wine is good, and a poorly made [...]

Jerusalem Wine Festival 2019 – Debbest Review

Jerusalem Wine Festival 2019 – Debbest Review

The Jerusalem Wine Festival at the Israel Museum is one of my favorite events of the year. I always try to go on the first night as it is normally the quieter and some wineries will open their more interesting wines. Overall there were fewer stands this year but that actually gave more room for [...]

Israel Foodie Roundup June 2019

Israel Foodie Roundup June 2019

The summer is here in full force, and with it comes lots of fun food and wine festivals all over the country.  Fun Dining Week brings some madness to Tel Aviv restaurants;  Haim Cohen will turn Jaffa Tel Aviv into his restaurant in Ibiza, Aviv Moshe will turn Quattro into a vegan and vegetarian restaurant, [...]

Israel Foodie Roundup – June 2018

Israel Foodie Roundup – June 2018

I am pretty sure this is the busiest roundup I have written so far. With summer in full swing, new restaurants are opening up all over the country. As always, if you like this post, please share it with your friends and let me know what else you want to hear about. KOSHER Tourists are [...]

Summer Festivals in the Holy City

Summer is the best time of year to be single in the holy city so here is a summary of what is hot this summer in Jerusalem. The Front Stage Friday Street Parties Throughout the summer, The Front Stage put on free street parties all over the city on Friday afternoon.  As they have grown [...]