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• Thanks to ‘Mother Russia’ embargo, Georgian wine improves

Thanks to ‘Mother Russia’ embargo, Georgian wine improves

President Mikheil Saakashvili has again ironically thanked Russia for imposing an embargo on Georgian wines. He said the embargo had encouraged Georgian wine-makers to improve the quality of their output, thereby opening access to international markets. “The quality of Georgian wine has significantly improved in recent years,” Saakashvili said while visiting a local family in […]