Domaine du Castel is a family estate winery ten miles west of Jerusalem in the Judean Mountains, at an average altitude of 2500 feet. The winery was founded by Eli Ben Zaken in 1992.
The winery was founded in 1992 and produces about 100,000 bottles a year. The grapes come from vineyards planted in the Judean Hills winery. Wine varieties that are produced are Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Cabernet franc and Malbec.