“If you’d had a drink and became sad, You’re not a man, you are not a Georgian” – thats the words from a Georgian traditional song. For Georgians, wine is not just a drink. The Georgian tradition of winemaking is thought to have originated approximately eight thousand years ago.Throughout history, winemaking has not only the basis of Georgia’s economy but also a part of its spiritual culture. – Wine strengthens the national spirit and unites guests of traditional Caucasian feasts. – Grapevines are mentioned in Georgian legends, stories and songs.
Wine in Georgia is a national asset attracting tourists and sommeliers from all over the world. – Georgia has its own technology of winemaking, which is on the list of UNESCO!