Wine tasting in Golan Wineries
This winery is located in Moshav Kanaf on a hill overlooking the Sea of Galilee. Its wines are vegan and are not supervised kosher. It is open 7 days a week from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm. A visit should be booked in advance, except on Friday and Saturday when no appointment is necessary. Wine and olive oil tasting is available on the courtyard for 40 NIS and with the accompaniment of a vegan appetizer plate for 80 NIS. Diretions: Enter into Waze "Terra Nova Winery" and click on "Terra Nova Winery, Kanaf". The phone number is 054 399 3514. This is their Hebrew website.
Golan Heights Winery
The Golan Heights Winery in Katzrin is a cooperative and Israel’s third largest winery. It was established in 1983 by four Golan kibbutzim and four moshavim. It produces four supervised kosher labels – Yarden, Gamla, Hermon and Golan – each with different varieties. Its usual tour lasts about an hour and includes a visit to the barrel room and a tasting of three different types of wines. There are also special tours, such as a Four Seasons Vineyard Tour. It is open Sunday to Thursday 8.30 am to 5.00 pm and Fridays 8.30 am to 2.00 pm, but closed on Shabbat. The address is Derekh HaYayin 4. Enter “Golan Heights Winery” into Waze and click on “Golan Heights Winery visitor center.” Its phone number is 04 696 8435 and this is its website.
Bazelet HaGolan Winery
This winery is located in Kidmat Zvi in the central Golan not far from Katzrin. Its wines are not supervised kosher. The Visitor Center is open every day, including Saturday, from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm for groups and non-scheduled visits. Snacks of cheese and crackers are offered with the wine tasting. Wine tasting of three wines is 40 NIS. Meals can be ordered on prior request. During a visit, you will learn about the history of the winery and the influence of the Golan’s basalt soil. After fermentation, wines are kept unfiltered in oak barrels. The Visitor Center adjoins a beautiful garden. The patio is available for special events. The winery does not sell budget varieties. Its phone number is 04 696-5010. Directions: Enter “Bazelet HaGolan Winery” into Waze. This is its website.
Odem Mountain Winery
This winery is in the northern Golan Heights in Moshav Odem close to the Odem Forest and is the northern-most winery in Israel. Its wines are supervised kosher. Its Visitor Center is open Sunday to Thursday from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm and from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm on Friday and holiday eves. The cost of wine tasting is from 25 nis to 100 nis depending on your selection. This can be accompanied with a cheese platter, pizza, chocolate, or an assortment of nuts from 45 to 80 nis. There is also fruit picking in season, a petting zoo and hiking trails. Directions: Enter “Odem Mountain Wine” into Waze. Their phone number is 04 687 1122. This is their Hebrew website.