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Tzora Vineyards, Judean Hills Syrah Midron - East Meubanim (fossils) Cabernet Sauvignon

Plot name Magal Oseleta

Area

4.5 Dunam

Altitude

630 Meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Flat Terra Rosa, 40-60cm deep.

Info: This plot includes 100 vines of Oseleta, given to the winery by Mr. Sandro Boskaini, owner of Masi winery.
A remnant of this vine, extinct in the 19th century, was discovered by Masi’s people at the early ’80s of 20th century. Following a comprehensive research, Masi decided to renew the vine and to plant a vineyard. Oseleta grapes are characterized by a small diameter and high levels of tannins and acidity. Its wine has a distinctive and typical flavors and aromas.

Plot name

Magal Sauvignon Blanc
Clone

01R

Area

6.6 Dunam

Altitude

630 Meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Flat Terra Rosa, 40-60cm deep.

Info: This plot is located on a flat and homogenous soil. Rows direction is aligned with the native direction of the plot – East-West.

Plot name

Bama Syrah

Clone

BV-07

Area

4.4 Dunam

Altitude

620 meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Shallow Terra Rossa

Info: This plot is located at the peek of the vineyard, and characterized by a Northern slope.

Plot name

Bama Petit Verdot

Clone

2

Area

9.9 Dunam

Altitude

615 Meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Shallow Terra Rossa

Info: This plot is located at the peek of the vineyard, and characterized by a Northern slope.

Plot name

Bama Mourvedre
Clone

01R

Area

7.7 Dunam

Altitude

610 Meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Shallow Terra Rossa

Info: This plot is located at the peek of the vineyard, and characterized by a Northern slope.

Plot name

Magaf Cabernet Sauvignon

Area

16 Dunam

Altitude

605 Merers

Year planted

2002

Soil

Rich Terra Rosa, 50-60cm deep.

Info: This plot is characterized by a relatively deep and flat soil. The vine growth is powerful, and the shoots are straight and strong. Rows direction is North-South.

Plot name

Amphi Chardonnay

Clone

548

Area

15 Dunam

Altitude

600 Meters

Year planted

2010

Soil

Rich Terra Rosa, 50-60cm deep.

Info: First harvest is expected in 2013

Plot name

Amphi Petit Verdot

Clone

1058

Area

13 Dunam

Altitude

595 Meters

Year planted

2011

Soil

Rich Terra Rosa, 50-60cm deep.

Info: First harvest is expected in 2013

Plot name

Terrace Cabernet Sauvignon

Area

7 Dunam

Altitude

615 Meters

Year planted

2002

Soil

Shallow Terra Rosa

Info: This plot is located on an ancient terrace, surrounding the vineyard at its Northern side. The long rows direction is East-West.

Plot name

Miftach Cabernet Sauvignon

Area

10 Dunam

Altitude

625 Meters

Year planted

2002

Soil

Shallow Terra Rosa, about 40cm deep

Info: This plot is characterized by a North-facing slope. The soil is shallow and rich with minerals and iron. The vine growth is naturally restrained.

Plot name

Syrah Midron - East

Clone

BV-07

Area

12 Dunam

Altitude

625 Meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Shallow Terra Rosa, 50cm deep

Info: This plot is located at the Northern part of the Vineyard, facing North. The soil is shallow and rich with minerals and iron.

Plot name

Syrah Midron - West

Clone

470

Area

8 dunam

Altitude

615 Meters

Year planted

2009

Soil

Shallow Terra Rosa, 50cm deep

Info: This plot is located at the Northern part of the Vineyard, facing North. The soil is shallow and rich with minerals and iron.

Plot name Meubanim (fossils) Cabernet Sauvignon
Area

14 Dunam

Altitude

600 Meters

Year planted

2002

Soil

Shallow Terra Rosa, 40cm deep

Info: This plot is located at the North-West side of the vineyard. Due to a very deep North facing slope, there was no agriculture in this plot for centuries.
The plot’s name is a contribution to the large amount of fossils found in the plot, remaining of the ancient Thetis ocean.
The growth of this plot is very restrained, and its grapes and wine is characterized by rich and fascinating flavors.

Plot name Meubanim (fossils) Syrah
Area

12 Dunam

Altitude

600 Meters

Year planted

2002

Soil

Shallow Terra Rosa, 40cm deep

Info: This plot is located at the North-West side of the vineyard. Due to a very deep North facing slop, there was no agriculture in this plot for centuries.
The plot’s name is a contribution to the large amount of fossils found in the plot, remaining of the ancient Thetis ocean.
The growth of this plot is very restrained, and its grapes and wine is characterized by rich and fascinating flavors.