History of Wine

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Terracotta column-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water) Attributed to the Group of Boston Period: Late Classical Date: ca. Culture: Greek, South Italian, Apulian Medium: Terracotta Dimensions: H. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Romans, Ancient Greece, Greek History, Ancient History, Art History, Greek Pottery, Terracota, Roman Art

Column-krater (bowl for mixing wine and water), ca. 350–320 B.C.; red-figure Attributed to the Group of Boston 00.348 Greek, South Italian, Apulian Terracotta

Rhyton (Drinking Vessel) Centuries BCE -- Achaemenid -- Gold -- Belonging to the National Archaeological Museum, Tehran, Iran. Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History, Achaemenid, Fu Dog, Empire Romain, Ancient Persian

Winged Lion Cup Achaemenid period. / Antique Persian wine goblet that made of pure gold. / with Two thousand five hundred years antiquity / Twenty-two centimeters in height. Amazing!

A bottle of wine from a century Roman stone sarcophagus, unearthed in a vineyard near Speyer, Germany in 1867 The glass amphora has dolphin-shaped handles. About one third of the content is olive oil which was used to preserve the wine from oxidation Roman Food, Wine Facts, Ancient Recipes, Wine Wednesday, Old Bottles, In Vino Veritas, Ancient Rome, Ancient History, Antique Glass

Museum scared to open ancient Roman wine

Scientists want to study samples of the world’s oldest wine, currently on display at the Historical Museum of the Palatinate in the western German city of Speyer. There’s just one problem: everyone’s afraid to open the bottle.

*POMPEII, ITALY ~ Roman wine: Detail from a larger fresco: Bacchus or a Lar holding a drinking horn & a situla Ancient Pompeii, Pompeii And Herculaneum, Ancient Art, Pompeii Italy, Roman History, Art History, Roman Gods, Empire Romain, Décor Antique

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Roman wine: Detail from a larger fresco from Pompeii. Bacchus or a Lar holding a drinking horn and a situla. (Ratna)

The artwork The Roman Wine Tasters - Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema we deliver as art print on canvas, poster, plate or finest hand made paper. Lawrence Alma Tadema, Architecture Antique, Academic Art, Dutch Painters, Pre Raphaelite, Dutch Artists, Famous Artists, Art Database, Ancient Rome

The Roman Wine Tasters - Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema as art print or hand painted oil.

The artwork The Roman Wine Tasters - Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema we deliver as art print on canvas, poster, plate or finest hand made paper. You define the size yourself.

In Vino Veritas; a Latin phrase that translates, “in wine there is the truth". Vino Color, Dinner Show, Wine Pics, Apple Pie Moonshine, The Night Is Young, Wine Night, In Vino Veritas, Wine And Spirits, Fine Wine

How Wine Ages

Nowadays ageing wine seems like a natural thing to do. However, the history of ageing wine is an interesting one that has something of a hole in the middle of it. Aside from biblical references to the maturation of wine, the story really begins with the Romans.

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Did you know? The Arizona Wine industry began in 1975 when Dr. Gordon Dutt realized that the climate, soil, elevation in the Canelo Hills region was equivalent to that of Burgundy, France.

Mavrodaphne = Μαυροδάφνη | Flickr - Photo Sharing! Greek Desserts, Greek Recipes, Wine Recipes, Communion Wine, Greece Food, History Of Wine, Greek Cooking, Sweet Wine, Olive Skin

Mavrodaphne = Μαυροδάφνη

A Bavarian vintner named Gustav, In the part of Patras Greece he did well. Seeing a young girl that he just must have, Her name was Daphne and in love they fell. Having olive skin with dark eyes and such, Beauty was so extraordinary. Gustav loved Daphne so very much. Happy together, they were to marry. Before the marriage was to come to past Daphne's illness began suddenly. Death overcame the maiden very fast. Heart-broken Gustav took it quite badly. In the memory of a love so fine He named…

Lessons from the Divine Office of Saints Vincent of Saragossa and Anastasius,the Persian, Martyrs: Luke Homily 35 on the Gospels by St. Gregory the Pope History Of Wine, Saints And Sinners, Saint Vincent, Catholic Saints, Medieval Art, Holy Spirit, Persian, Painting, Valencia Spain

Saint Vincent of Saragossa, patron of wines and winemakers in the Catholic Church: an icon of him hangs in our winery in Willcox

Brandy and Wine. Great Tips About Wine For Anyone New To Drinking Or Buying. Everywhere you look, there is wine. Sometimes choosing a wine can lead to confusion. This article will help you navigate the labyrinth of wine culture with Antique Glass Bottles, Old Bottles, Vintage Bottles, Vintage Wine, Vintage Perfume, Perfume Bottles, Wine Facts, Wine Lovers, History Of Wine

The 8,000 Year History Of Wine Transport And Storage

Read the 8,000 year history of how we store and transport wine around the world. Learn about clay amphora in Ancient Greece & Egypt, the happy accidental adoption of the oak barrel by the Romans, and the 6,000 gallon plastic bags of wine we move around the world's oceans!