Wine is an ancient form of alchemy, a process of turning sweet grapes into dry alcohol, that has been around since the neolithic period in ancient Egypt and Greece.
Wine was safer to drink than water due to its alcohol content, and therefore led to better health and longevity. And, of course, wine made social gatherings more enjoyable.
Wine became an important part of religious life and was considered a way of obtaining a closer connection to the gods in many different religions throughout history, including the story of the Last Supper in Christianity.
Wine has been made by many cultures ever since. Unfortunately, in recent decades, the commercialization of wine has taken a significant toll on its quality…