The contest jury was represented by 20 members, including wine experts and sommeliers owning WSET certificates.
In 2019, Georgia ranked 17th in the world’s wine export.
Five Georgian wines have won an international award. Namely, four wine varieties of Askaneli Brothers company have won Sommeliers Choice Awards 2021
One of the main goals of the National Wine Agency is to promote the high quality of Georgian wine. The agency is actively working to ensure that tens of millions of bottles of Georgian wine are produced to meet the international standards.
Incomes from the export of wines, brandy, Chacha, Brandy spirits, and other strong drinks exceeded $130 million in January-May 2021.
During the 2021 vintage, winegrowers who do not submit extracts from the vineyard cadastres will not be able to sell grapes to winemaking companies.
Founded by Georgian partners living in the United States, Hereti Global will start exporting Georgian Chacha in September, along with increasing Georgian wine exports to the US market.
French winemaker Loic Pasquet, owner of French wine company Liber Pater plans to arrange vineyards in Georgia by use of modern technologies and management techniques in order to produce new high-quality unique wines.