For his contribution to the promotion of Georgian wine, Ilia Kakhoidze, the head of the French wine promoter company LEON PONT CAUCASIEN, was elected as a member of honor of the Monaco Sommelier Association.
Presentation of Homeland of Wine (Georgia - Homeland of Wine)magazine was held at the National Wine Agency.
One of the largest wine and food exhibition, “Stockholm Food and Wine 2019”, was held in Stockholm, Sweden, with 12 Georgian wine producers participating with the support of the National Wine Agency.
According to the data of January-October 2019, 75,6 million bottles (0.75 liters) of wine have been exported to 53 countries around the world, which is 11% higher than the same period in 2018.
Bacho Khachidze and his friend, Ilia Datunashvili came up with this idea in Kakheti, during Rtveli, which they conveyed in one sentence:
22 Polish wine producers participated in the international exhibition Ferment (Warsaw Wine Experience 2019) in the Polish capital Warsaw.