Earliest known winery, 6,000-years-old, found


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  • Tuesday, 11 Jan 2011

WASHINGTON: The earliest known winery has been uncovered in a cave in the mountains of Armenia.

A vat to press the grapes, fermentation jars and even a cup and drinking bowl dating to about 6,000 years ago were discovered in the cave complex by an international team of researchers.

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