Browsing the "Wine" Tag

The oldest wine cellar in the Middle East

December 3rd, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists have uncovered a 3,700-year-old wine cellar in Israel. The storage room stocked at least 3,000 bottles’ worth of the


6,000-year-old wine found in Greece

October 11th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Residue found on ceramics found in Greece maybe the oldest wine samples unearthed in Europe. 6,000-years-old! Now that’s what I


Wine grapes first domesticated in Turkey

November 27th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

DNA analysis suggests that Stone Age farmers first domesticated wine grapes in Turkey. “We wanted to collect samples from wild


Roman pub found in Scotland

September 12th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in Scotland have found what they believe are the remains of a Roman pub. The forts are thought



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