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Soviet policies ruined Vitiviniculture in the Caucasus

Archaeologists consider the Caucasus (today Georgia and Armenia) the birthplace of wine. This region has been producing wine for at least 4000 years possibly longer. In 1991 when the U.S.S.R collapsed Georgia chose to join Europe, but Armenia stayed with Russia for economic reasons. When Georgia and Armenia were in […]