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Tbilisi’s New Wine Festival scheduled for May 14


The traditional New Wine Festival is scheduled for May 13 at Tbilisi’s Mtatsminda Park Map , 11 AM to 6 PM. Small family-owned wineries, as well as large wineries from all parts of Georgia will present their products. Attendance is free of charge. Visitors are welcome to taste and enjoy some of the Georgia’s best …

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Georgia To Export Unique Wine Tea


Project “Wine Tea” became the winner of the government program “Startup-Georgia”, Hvino News reported. This 100% natural powder product, obtained as result of processing of wine, was invented 25 years ago by a Georgian pharmacist professor Irakli Natroshvili. The founder of the startup Giorgi Bukia learned about this product from his lecturer, …

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Why one L.A. Wine Expert has Georgia on his Mind


Where wine is concerned, Taylor Parsons is almost never gobsmacked. The former wine director at République, the Hancock Park restaurant, author of one of the broadest, most idiosyncratic wine programs in the city, has managed the programs in some of L.A.’s finest restaurants, from Spago to Mozza. He has tasted …

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Wines of Georgia Reveals Plans for UK


The National Wine Agency of Georgia has launched a “major” 2017 UK trade campaign to build on record exports to the UK in 2016. The agency announced this month that first-quarter exports for 2017 are up by 85% on the same period last year. The campaign will be focused on …

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Georgian Wine Uzado Exhibited in Tokyo At Wine and Gourmet Festival 2017


Mardi Holding organized wine tasting of eight types of wine for the exhibition visitors. Big appreciations received kvevri (pitcher) wine “Tsolikauri” and “Chkhaveri”. Every year in the Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center producers of wine, beer and other alcoholic drinks participate from different countries around the world. More than 76,000 …

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Wine Export Data of First Quarter


According to National Wine Agency data, in January-March 2017, 14 199 018 bottles (0,75l) of wine has been exported to 38 countries worldwide, which is 85% higher, than the similar data of the last year. In the period under review, 32,2 mil USD worth of wine has been exported, that …

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Why Tbilisi Should Be Your Next Destination For Food And Wine

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If you consider yourself a wine lover, you can’t have missed the growing enthusiasm in recent years around wine from the small and seemingly distant country of Georgia. Located in a part of the world known as the Caucasus, in Eurasia, it’s bordered by Russia, Turkey, Armenia, Azerbaijan and the …

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China is Ranked as the 2nd in the Rating of Wine Export Markets


Wine export is increased by 85% y-o-y. According to Wine National Agency, 14, 2 million bottles (0, 75 l) are exported from Georgia to 38 countries through January-March with a total value of 32. 3 million USD. TOP-5 of Exporting Countries   Country mln bottles 1 Russia 8.988 2 China …

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Wine Materials Exports Prohibition Perspectives


Government of Georgia is developing a bill on forbidding wine materials exports under the pretext of preventing Georgian wines falsification on foreign markets. Government has also submitted specific facts of adulteration. Namely, Sakpatenti continues exploring the issue of halted sales of 800 bottles of Kindzmarauli wine on Russian market. Georgian …

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Amber Bar: Georgian Wine Rebel

Amber Bar: Georgian Wine Rebel

On the left bank of Tbilisi’s Mtkvari River in the Plekhanov district is David Aghmashenebeli Avenue, a thoroughfare long associated with wallet-friendly Turkish restaurants and discount clothing boutiques. Some 15 years ago, the crumbling 19th-century buildings and huge eucalyptus trees that lined the street were crowded with people hawking everything from …

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