FREE Online Series with Sarah Abbott MW | Wines of Georgia


Indulge your passion for wine with an exclusive invitation to the FREE series: “Wines of Georgia” with Sarah Abbott MW, the WTA judge, Founder of Swirl Wine Group, marketing strategist, communications specialist and writer. Immerse yourself in the heart of a captivating paradox – Georgia, where wine is not just a drink but an integral part of culture, history, and identity. Against the breathtaking backdrop of the majestic Caucasus, you’ll discover a land where winemaking heritage is etched into its very soul. And at the heart of this enigmatic journey lies the “qvevri,” an ancient clay vessel created 8000 years ago by the pioneers of winemaking.

Join us on an exhilarating virtual voyage this November, as we uncover the intriguing tale where time-honored traditions meet innovative visions. Georgia’s historic vineyards and the dawn of its modern wine renaissance collide in a symphony of flavours and stories that beckon you to delve deeper.

SESSION 1: Unveiling Georgian Terroir

Thursday, November 2, 12:00 EST

Embark on a sensory expedition led by the esteemed Master of Wine and Georgia aficionado, Sarah Abbott MW. Traverse the picturesque landscapes of Georgia through its unique grape varieties, diverse wine styles, and the iconic “qvevri” winemaking technique.


SESSION 2: Beyond the Vineyards

Thursday, November 16, 12:00 EST

Sarah Abbott MW is joined by acclaimed wine journalist and author, Andrew Jefford. Together, they’ll illuminate the hidden corners of Georgian wine culture, sharing insights on contemporary trends, celebrated wines, and the vital role Georgian wine plays in today’s global scene.

Both sessions unfold entirely online and will be available for replay for those who registered, ensuring you won’t miss a sip of this extraordinary journey. 

Secure your spot now and immerse yourself in a world where vines intertwine with history and innovation, all within the comfort of your own screen.

REGISTER NOW and raise your glass to uncover the allure of Georgian wine!

This enticing adventure is brought to you by the Wine Scholar Guild, a prestigious institution renowned for its specialised certification programs. Join us in celebrating the legacy of Georgian wine, where tradition meets the modern palate, and history unfolds in every exquisite sip.