For generations, Georgia has proudly claimed the title of the birthplace of wine. The beloved Mother Georgia statue overlooking the capital city of Tbilisi holds a sword in one hand and a wine cup in the other—symbols of the Georgian people’s passionate defense of their freedom, alongside their warm hospitality.
GEORGIA, THE CRADLE OF VITICULTURE
Qvevri wine-making started 8 thousand years ago in Georgia and this tradition is still preserved today. The Georgian traditional method of making Qvevri wine was awarded the status of UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Monuments in 2013