About Us

Ishtar Beverage LLC is a wine importer based in South Hackensack, New Jersey. Ishtar proudly imports wine from all over the world and works with distributors nationwide. This new venture of Mike Altirs started with a love of wine and travel. A lifetime of wine tastings and private tours throughout Napa Valley, Kentucky, Scotland, France, Italy, Germany and the Middle East fed his passion for fine wine and spirits. He believes in supporting small farmers with a traditional process and values the vineyard’s connection with its' region. His obsession grew into an incredible portfolio of wines from the top regions in Lebanon. Ishtar Beverages LLC exclusively import Ishtar to the East Coast, West Coast, and Mexico.