Jane Parkinson's six Israeli wines to try

israel, Carmel Kaymoumi 2006
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Carmel, Kaymoumi Single-Vineyard Shiraz, Upper Galilee 2006
Carmel is the largest winery in Israel and now focuses on quality over quantity. This shows some serious class with dense blackcurrant fruit, firm tannins and a creamy elegance. 18pts/20 (93/100)
Price: £33 The Sampler, Swig
Drink: 2012–2015
Alc: 13%