They do love wine in Abkhazia and drink it every day. Abkhazians drink wine moderately because they know that they can have it whenever they want. This is the reason why they have no alcoholism there.
A lot of people grow vine in their gardens. Although they do not apply French techniques of wine-making, their wine still has a great taste, a special taste of good home-made wine.
It was just three years ago that they planter this vineyard. Now it’s time to pick grapes.
Here they’re going to grow new kinds of vine.
This man came here from Uzbekistan to take care of the vineyard.
When he gets tired, he may have some sleep right here, surrounded by grapes.
This house belongs to the owner of the vineyard.
In this building they produce wine.
They keep it in these tuns…
…where it ferments. Then they strain it and pour into smaller tuns.
Unfortunately, the production process can be seen in fall only when grapes is ripe.