As old as the world

wine

Pinot noir

The oldest winery was found in Armenia, dating to around 4000 BC. The earliest archeological evidence for a dominant position of wine-making in human culture dates from 8,000 years ago in Georgia. The illustrations are from my mother’s wine atlas, published in 1978.  

 

About Wilma Tichelaar

relentless hunter gatherer of soothing beauty, great and small
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