Travels from: Kfar Sava, Israel
Expertise: Israeli wines, ancient grapes, Mediterranean varietals.
Itay Gleitman between the years 2013 and 2018 was the chief wine writer and critic of Haaretz newspaper, publishing more than 200 articles on Israeli and world wines. Since 2018 Itay has been the founder editor of the wine website Wine-View the first subscription-based wine website in Israel. In addition Itay pens a monthly column for the Israeli culinary magazine, The Table, and contributes articles to foreign publications such as Wine Spectator and The Good Life magazine. Itay hosts local wine panels and is dedicated judge for Israel’s Restaurant Wine Awards.