blackheartsandsparrows independent wine stores network from Australia, in their article about orange wine says that it was originated from Georgia.
Orange wine which should be thought of as white wine that’s been vinified like red wine.
“Like any wine, orange wines are the sum of grape varietal, site and manipulation so it depends on what flavours the grape holds, where it was grown and what the winemaker has decided to do with it,”article reads.
Georgia, with techniques dating back to 6000BC, holds the strongest claim to inventing orange wine. In support of this is also archaeological evidence of qvevri (clay vessels), which were historically buried underground to allow for temperate fermentation conditions.