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The World’s Winemakers to Compete for a Gold “Azarpesha”

What is an azarpesha? In Georgia, that’s how they used to call the elegant wine vessels with long hand, made of silver or gold. These richly decorated objects are now rare antique collectibles. Now, a miniature gold azarpesha is chosen as the top award of Saperavi World Prize, the first …

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US Wine Experts are Exploring Georgian Wine

A group of  wine experts from USA is visitig Georgia to explore wine cellars in Samegrelo, Imereti, Kartli and Kakheti. The visit was organized by the National Wine Agency. The group of wine professionals is headed by Julie Peterson of Marq Energie, an American marketing agency and National Wine Agency’s …

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Saperavi Joins the Ranks of the World’s Fine Wines

Saperavi Joins the Ranks of the World’s Fine Wines

What makes a wine ‘fine’? Along with 60 or so wine enthusiasts, professionals and consumers I was lucky to be invited by Nicole Sierra-Rolet co-founder of the le Chêne Bleu estate in the southern Rhône to try to answer this question at a weekend think tank snappily entitled Fine Minds 4 Fine …

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Town Keda To Enjoy Wine Hotel

Company “Turmanidze Marani” to open 24 suit, hotel type wine house. Supposedly project will require $500,000. Company already produces wine in the town and plans to construct wine house near the production place. “We are producing 10 tonnes of wine and are ready to expand it to 60 tonnes. Herewith our …

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Nelkarisi Winery Opens in Kvareli

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has unveiled Nelkarisi Winery in Kvareli, Kakheti Region, which unites winery, wine store, wine cellar and restaurant. “This is one of the best samples of cooperation between government and private sector”, Kvirikashvili noted and talked about perspectives of Georgian wine sector and wine business. “We …

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The Guardian Names Three Gorgeous Wines from Georgia

 David Williams wine journalist at famous British daily newspaper Guardian has selected three gorgeous Tbilvino Qvevris, Jakeli Khashmi Saperavi and Pheasant’s Tears Saperavi wines from Georgia. With a wine tradition that stretches back 8,000 years and more than 500 indigenous grapes to choose from. Tbilvino Qvevris, Kakheti, Georgia 2015 (£10, Marks & Spencer) There are …

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Wine Export Generated More Than $70m Income For Georgia

 Income from Georgian wine exports increases. According to the National Wine Agency, in the first half of 2017, more than 31,5 million bottles (0,75 l) Georgian wine has been exported to 44 countries. This figure is 59% higher than the same indicator for 2016. During the reporting period, exports amounted …

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