Soviet-time labels of Georgian wines
08 February, 2017
Soviet-time labels of Georgian wines
There was a time, when the wines were not labeled at all and the first etiquettes were used somewhere in the 18th century. Many think that the first to label the bottles was Dom Perignon and others argue that it was Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin’s idea. One way or another, the labels were used back then only for the information about the product to have been available to everybody. The wine etiquettes we know and use today were first used in
18th century indeed and it was the time when the bottles were used for the first time too. Before that, wine was sold in barrels and those barrels had the producer’s stamp on it.

Now we want to introduce to you Georgian etiquettes that were in use during Soviet times. Today they are more beautiful and refined but we think we should not forget our history.
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Gareji                                                                      Gelati

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Kakheti                                                                   Sviri

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Teliani                                                                     Tsinandali

Source: Allwine.ge

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