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Winegrowers Revenues in Kakheti Region Exceeded 244 million GEL

As of October 2, the volume of processed grapes in Kakheti Region exceeded 180 000 tons. Total incomes of farmers exceeded 244 million GEL. According to Andro Aslanishvili, head of the coordination office of the vintage, “this is genuinely record figure. At this stage, the quality of everyday sales has …

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30-Year Record – Vineyars in Kakheti Received 245 Million GEL Income

30-year record is broken, vineyards in Kakheti received 245 million GEL income, the Ministry of Agriculture speaks about the successful harvest in the region this year. The report released by the Ministry says that harvesting and revenue reached a 30-year record high. According to the statistical data, 180 thousand tons …

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Georgian Amber Wines are in Fashion in London

A group of British wine importers, journalists and wine professionals is  visiting Georgia. During the tour organized by the National Wine Agency contractor company “Swirl Wine Group”, British professionals are getting familiar with the following wine producers  in Imereti, Kartli and Kakheti: “Vartsikhe Marani”, “Winery Khareba”, “Natenadze’s Wine Cellar”, “Iago’s …

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Vintage is Carried on Actively in Racha Region

The vintage process in the Racha region has entered the active phase. According to the data of September 30, 155 tons of grapes (Mujuretuli and Aleksandrouli) were delivered in Racha. According to Andro Aslanishvili, head of vintage coordination HQ, the vintage will be as successful in the Racha as it …

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Gurjaani to Host Wine Festival on October 13

Gurjaani will host the Wine Festival on October 13th. 100 different variaties of wines will be presented at the event, including Qvevri wine with traditional cuisine. Local people will also hold Chacha and other drinks tastng. The guests of the festival will have the opportunity to taste the wines of …

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Levan Mekhuzla Appointed as New Head of National Wine Agency

National Wine Agency (NWA) announced that its new chairman is Mr. Levan Mekhuzla, who was appointed on September 21, Hvino News reports. Since April Mr. Mekhuzla has been deputy chairman of the NWA. Levan Mekhuzla was born in 1975. He graduated from Agrarian University in 1997. In 2010 he got …

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Harvest 2018: 95 000 Tons of Grapes Processed in Kakheti

According to the Harvest 2018 Coordination HQ, 95 thousand tons of grapes have already been processed in Kakheti region. According to the same information, the total revenue amounted to 150 million GEL. In total, 130 wine companies purchase grapes from vineyards. According to the head of the headquarters, the process …

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ETC to Launch Wine Exports in 2019

ETC, a Georgian winemaking brand, is conducting negotiations with countries of Central and Eastern Europe to launch exports in 2019, the company co-founder Teo Khukhuni told BM.GE. ETC winemaking company appeared on the market about a year ago and opened an outdoor wine bar in Tusheti, Zemo Omalo. Wibe Bar …

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Bolnisi Winemakers to Increase their Qualifications with the Support of RMG

Winemakers’ Association “Wine Bolnisi” will hold educational seminars for Bolnisi winemakers on September 13-21 with the support of “RMG”. Initiative of organizing educational training on viticulture and winemaking issues belongs to small family type cellars within wine union itself. According to them, new technologies and modern approaches in the field …

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Los Angeles Times Covers Georgian Wine Culture

 Los Angeles Times – a leading US newspaper – in a recent issue published an article focusing on Georgian wine, entitled “In Georgia, wine is a centuries-old tradition that has brought new appeal to the republic”. The article is authored by John Henderson, who visited Tbilisi and Telavi. He spent two weeks …

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