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Sip the traditional and tasteful Georgian Wines in the city of Tbilisi

By Buvaneshwari Gopinath - August 9, 2020
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The city of Tbilisi located in Georgia is quite famous for its local wine. Georgian wines are made using the traditional technique, which gives them a different taste. If you are tasting wine for the first time, then you should definitely have a drink in this European country. Georgian wines are available in two different colours namely white and red. Each wine has got unique taste though the colours might look different. We bring to you the curated list of wines that are locally made in Georgia. Above all, we also present you the best places to buy a few bottles.

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Types of Wines available in the city of Tbilisi

Georgian Red Wine

Saperavi

The Saperavi is the first Georgian wine you should try in the land of Tbilisi. The wine is dark red in colour. It is made out of Qvevri. The Kakheti region is famous for Saperavi wines. Above all, it is available only in this region.

Khvanchkara

Khvanchkara is a red colour semi-sweet wine. It is specifically available in the western regions of Georgia.

Kindzmarauli

Kindzmarauli is a Georgian wine made out of grapes plucked from the Saperavi region. The colour of this wine is dark in red and has a semi-sweet taste naturally. More than that, Kindzmarauli has won several awards for its best-tasting wine.

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Mukuzani

This is prepared in the land of Mukuzani. It is a red coloured wine which is made out of Saperavi grapes. The Mukuzani has also bagged several awards. Above all, it is a world-famous wine in Georgia.

Red & White wine
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Georgian White Wine

Tsinandali

It is prepared in the Tsinandali Village in the Kakheti region. The white wine gets its name from the village.

Tvishi

Internationally recognized, Tvishi is a semi-sweet white wine with a naturally sweet taste.

Best places to try and buy the Georgian wines in Tbilisi

8000 Vintages

8000 Vintages is a famous wine store in the city of Tbilisi. As the name says, the store has been involved in winemaking for over 8000 years. The store organises a unique tour for blind tasting. With wines which are 100 years old, the cost of one bottle is between 80 USD and 120 USD. Above all, if you are planning to gift your friends a wine bottle, grab one from 8000 vintages and they will thank you for their entire life.

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Vinotel

Vinotel is built close to the banks of the Mtkvari river. It is the boutique hotel which was remodelled for wine-making. Visit the hotel to taste some of the best aged wines. The bottles here range from 30 USD to 70 USD per bottle. More than that, the Vinotel also a has cosy terrace set up done for those who would like to enjoy the sunset with wines. Do you love desserts? Be sure to try their Buffalo Matsoni topped with some crunchy nuts and fruity jams. Buy your favourite drink, sit on the terrace and enjoy your vacation.

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Muse & Wine

Making wine is a form of art. Every individual can make wine but not everyone can produce the best wines. You need to find your inspiration or muse and work on it to get the best to make the best wines. Muse & Wines, is a perfect spot to enjoy some best wines and snacks. Above all, the place welcomes you with a perfect romantic set up for a date night with your partner.

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Vinoteka

Vinoteka is located in one of the most touristy spots in Tbilisi. There several wines ranging from the most famous types to the organic shelved types. More than that, the price of the bottle ranges from 15 USD to 30 USD depending on the vinery and the producer.

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