Some unusual but lovely qvevri wines from Georgia
The wines of Pheasant's Tears, Kakheti, Georgia

Georgian winery Pheasant’s tears was founded in 2007 by John Wurdeman and Gela Patalishvili.

John is an American painter who first came to Georgia in 1996, and the following year bought a house in Sighnaghi. In 1998 he relocated to Georgia full time.

Gela is a winegrower whose family’s connection with wine goes back eight generations. The two met in 2005 when John was painting in a vineyard, and decided to work together.  Continue Reading...