Israel Embraces Its Burgeoning Wine Scene

Jim Clarke

At one time, there wasn’t a country on the Mediterranean that wasn’t associated with wine in one way or another—if the grapes weren’t there already, the ancient Romans brought the vines with them when they conquered. That’s not as true today, but Israel is still part of that story, and a growing one, even if it’s less known to wine drinkers than the European countries across the sea.

While vines have...