Alexander is a boutique winery founded by winemaker Yoram Shalom in Tel Aviv in 1996. Since being relocated to Beit Yitzhak the wines have won international acclaim for their big, powerful style. They are predominantly made from fruit grown in the Galilee Highlands, particularly on the Mitzpeh Hayamim Mountain.
Ashkar Winery is a boutique winery focussed on international red varietals such as Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz. Founded in 2010 the family vineyards are situated in the red soils of Iqrit village in the heart of the Galilee Highlands, or as they are sometimes referred to, Upper Galilee.