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Special Saperavi wineglass presented on Georgia’s Wine Day
04 October, 2014
The 4th of October is Georgia’s Wine Day. In celebration, “Tbilisi Marriott” hotel has conducted a presentation of a special wineglass made specifically for Saperavi wine. The event was organized by the Georgian Sommelier Association and National Agency of Wine and Agriculture, and attended by the capital’s Mayor, Davit Narmania.
As Shalva Khetsuriani, President of Georgia’s Association of Sommeliers, declared at the presentation, the exclusive glass for drinking Saperavi was created by Austrian company “Riedel”.
History of Saperavi wineglass’s birth
will become an important episode for the movie about wine that is being directed by Nana Jorjadze. It is a joint project by the Georgian Sommelier Association and National Agency of Wine and Agriculture, and the director was present at the presentation, accompanied by a group of cameramen.

By Ekaterine Bakhtuashvili
Photo: Tiko Tsitsvidze
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