Georgian Wine

Wine has been produced in what is now called the Republic of Georgia for thousands of years, making it one of the oldest wine-producing countries in the world. It’s situated between the Caucus Mountains and the Black Sea, bordering Russia, Turkey, Armenia, and Azerbaijan. Many native grape varieties existed in the countrysides, and were eventually used for wine. 9000 year-old archeological findings indicate wine production, and the Georgian word “ghvino” is said to be the root of “vin,” “vino,” and eventually, “wine.” 

Wine production continued through the centuries as empires grew and nations claimed territories. In the 6th century, the Ikhalto monastery and academy was founded near Telavi. With wine production playing an important role in the newly-founded Christian religion, Ikhalto became an important center of viticulture and even established a wine academy. Georgia became a largely Christian nation and as a result, was mostly left alone Read more »

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Varietals Produced in Georgia View all

  • Saperavi

  • Rkatsiteli

    Not widely known about in western markets, this ancient white grape variety is broadly distributed across eastern Eur...

  • Syrah

    The irony here is that Syrah’s origins could give Carmen Sandiego a run for her international wallet. Syrah’s deepest...

  • King

  • Muscat

    History of the grape: Muscat existed as far back as the Ancient Greeks. It spread throughout the world as empires gre...

  • Mtsvane

Subregions of Georgia

Popular Wineries in Georgia View all

  • Georgia Wines

    Once Upon a Time… there was a heart doctor who at heart was a “closet farmer”. In the spring of 1...

  • Tiger Mountain Vineyards

    Tiger Mountain Vineyards is nestled on a hillside high up in Rabun County, on the rocky, sunny sl...

  • Marani

    Marani is a wine produced by Telavi Wine Cellar since 1915 in the Kakheti province of Georgia. ...

  • Telavi Wine Cellar

    For nearly a century, Telavi Wine Cellar has blended innovation with the sense of history, keep...

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Georgia on Snooth

  • Kakhetian Traditional Winemaking Iveria Kisi White Dry Wine 2014

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    Wine review by martins2002


  • Telavi Marani Khvanchkara 2010

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    Wine review by lelonginn


  • Stephen hasn't shown here in awhile, but would be curious about his ... ... Hill 2006 Heathcote Shiraz Georgia's Paddock This wine is in the warehouse and will not be available for pick-up or delivery until after Labor Day.  |  1 in stock  |  $49.99 Jauma 2012 Adelaide Hills Audrey Syrah  |  4 in stock  |  $29.99 Jauma 2012 Adelaide Hills Scyr... Read More

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  • Ktw Tsitska 2012

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    No written review

    Wine review by martins2002


  • Dear Manager, We are a large sized Import & Export Company in China, we would like to establish a long term partnership with 1-2 wineries in Georgia to import both red and white wine for China market. The anunal quantity will be 1-2 full size containers. We expect to have the direct quotation from your winery or a winery you can introduce, the ...

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  • Ktw Tvishi 2013

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    Wine review by martins2002


  • Ktw Chkhaveri White Dry 2012

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    Wine review by martins2002


  • Mystery of Kolhida Mukuzani

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    No written review

    Wine review by ApelsecS


  • Schuchmann Akhasheni 2013

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    proprietary mix, not listed at official web-site... not bad, sweety, yummy. Read More

    Wine review by ApelsecS


  • Teliani Valley Tsolikouri Lechkhumi Georgia 2015

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    Pleasant, light notes of almond and peach wrapped in mineral lemon and soft clay aromas. Creamy textured, medium bodied and flavorful palate of peach and green apple, fresh acidity and a bit of vanilla towards the finish that blooms with floral notes of white blossom, pear fruit and a fresh wild herb glaze that lingers. Read More

    Wine review by Snooth Editorial


  • Teliani Valley Mukuzani Kakheti Georgia 2014

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    Intriguing savory and earthy aromas with bright cherry and red currant fruit to balance the earth. Juicy and perky palate of cherries, cranberries and red currant fruit, a tart note of fresh oak spice on the tongue and good structure supporting a fresh, lively wine with a lot to offer in terms of complexity and approachability. Read More

    Wine review by Snooth Editorial


  • Kakheti bellar Wine Aguna: A red semi dry wine. It went well, but the after taste was horrible.

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