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Friday 9 December 2016 loc: GB

Georgia

Georgia wine exports to China reach historic high

Georgia’s wine exports to China registered the highest growth rate among all countries in the first 11 months of the year, the strongest sign yet that the eastern European country’s push into one of the world’s biggest wine markets is paying off.

Friday, December 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Miquel Hudin receives Geoffrey Roberts Award

The 2016 Geoffrey Roberts Award has this year been given to wine journalist Miquel Hudin, who is writing a new book on Georgian wine.

Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Iranian investor moves in on Georgian wine region

A private Iranian investor holding company, ARIC LLC is building a ‘Green Village’ wine tourism attraction in Kakheti, one of Georgia’s most historic wine producing regions.

Monday, August 8th, 2016 No Comments »

China launches Georgian wine e-commerce platform

Dugladze Wine Company will be the first winery to be listed on E-SilkRoad, China’s first online sales channel specifically for Georgian wine.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Ancient traces of winemaking found in Georgia

An archaeological dig in Georgia has turned up evidence of wine cultivation dating back 8,000 years.

Wednesday, June 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Russian thirst sees Georgian wine exports soar

Georgian wine exports grew by 57% in the first two months of 2016 compared with the same time last year, with over half of shipments going to Russia.

Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 No Comments »

Qvevri displayed at UN offices

A ‘qveri’, a Georgian winemaking vessel, has been installed as a permanent display at the United Nation’s Geneva headquarters.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

AWC lawsuit over fake Yquem thrown out

A lawsuit levelled at fine wine merchant the Antique Wine Company over “fake” Château d’Yquem has been thrown out of an Atlanta court but proceedings could now move to the UK.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 No Comments »

AWC calls US lawsuit ‘opportunistic extortion’

The Antique Wine Company has today moved to dismiss a lawsuit brought against it by a US businessman saying his “exaggerated” claims amount to “extortion”.

Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine Australia cracks down on ‘orange’ wine

Wine Australia has threatened that producers outside the region of Orange in New South Wales who name their wines as “orange” risk “serious consequences”.

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014 2 Comments »

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