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Wine Production
Winemaking or vinification is the production of wine Wine is an alcoholic drink typically made from Fermentation in winemaking, fermented grapes. Yeast in winemaking, Yeast consumes the sugar in the grapes and converts it to ethanol and carbon dioxide, releasing heat in the process. Different v ..., starting with the selection of the fruit In botany Botany, also called , plant biology or phytology, is the science of plant life and a branch of biology. A botanist, plant scientist or phytologist is a scientist who specialises in this field. The term "botany" comes from the ..., its fermentation into alcohol, and the bottling of the finished liquid. The history of wine Wine has been produced for thousands of years, with evidence of ancient wine production in Georgia Georgia usually refers to: * Georgia (country) Georgia ( ka, საქართველო; ''Sakartvelo''; ) is a country located at ...-making stretches over millennia. The science of ...
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Grapes
A grape is a fruit, botanically a berry (botany), berry, of the deciduous woody vines of the flowering plant genus ''Vitis''. Grapes can be eaten fresh as table grapes, used for making wine, jam, grape juice, Jelly (fruit preserves), jelly, grape seed extract, vinegar, and grape seed oil, or dried as raisins, Zante currant, currants and Sultana (grape), sultanas. Grapes are a non-Climacteric (botany), climacteric type of fruit, generally occurring in clusters. History The Middle East is generally described as the homeland of grape and the cultivation of this plant began there 6,000–8,000 years ago. Yeast (wine), Yeast, one of the earliest domesticated microorganisms, occurs naturally on the skins of grapes, leading to the discovery of alcoholic drinks such as wine. The earliest archeological evidence for a dominant position of wine-making in human culture dates from 8,000 years ago in Georgia (country), Georgia. The Areni-1 winery, oldest known winery was found in Armeni ...
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