Resilience and Post-Soviet Identity Politics Are in Every Glass of Georgian Wine

May 30, 2018VinePair

“Wine is the means of social life, the means of merrymaking, the means of getting together as families, friends, relatives, and guests,” [Lado Uzunashvili] says. “To respect your guests you must offer your wine. To make friends with a Georgian, go and drink a bottle of wine with him, then he will open his heart to you.”