Ancient Wine for Modern Times: Slovenia’s Jarenincan and Calamari with lemon caper sauce #WinePW

 

Now that many of us have some extra time on our hands to complicate life, love, and wine in the time of the corona virus, one question about wine may have crossed your mind:

Where did wine originate?

If you guessed Italy, and specifically Sicily, you wouldn’t be far from the truth. Wine has been made on that island since 4000 BC.

But even earlier than that wine was made further east, in Georgia. According to Wikipedia, people began making wine there in 6000 BC.

Not quite as old as Georgia, Slovenia Continue reading