Thursday, February 9, 2017

The A-to-Zs of Greece and its Wine


Wine has been an integral part of Greek culture for several millennia. Ancient Greeks were documented wine lovers, tippling diluted reds while debating philosophy in their symposia gatherings, and taking wine as a cure for myriad health ailments, including imbalanced “humors.” They worshipped Dionysus, the god of the grape. And Greek ancients traded wine throughout the old world, even creating their own Appellations of Origin long before wine had become an established worldwide business.

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