Cheese - Georgia

Distinguished Georgian Cheesemakers you might want to check out

Meskheti Cooperative Galina Inasaridze The Meskheti Cooperative, under Galina Inasaridze’s leadership, makes Meskhetian tenili, a unique cheese variety. Even though the cooperative’s representatives admit not being thoroughly familiar with cheese-related studies, their products are becoming increasingly popular and demanded by the minute. They also plan to roll out new varieties this coming summer. Still, tenili […]

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Cheese in focus – Beyond Imeretian and Sulguni

Text by Keti Adeishvili Georgia must be one of the most cheese-loving countries in the world, and for good reason. The latest studies confirm that the history of Georgian cheesemaking spans 8,000 years, an achievement enabling the country to lay claim to the status of the cradle of cheese. Today, every niche- and supermarket runs […]

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Through Wine-colored Glasses – Interview with Oleg Golovachev

Text by Keti Adeishvili Short profile: Oleg Golovachev has made a name for himself in medicine as an ophthalmologist who leads the learning and scientific direction at the National Center of Ophthalmology. But we shall introduce him from a completely different angle. After becoming enamored with winemaking some 10 years ago, the doctor bought 10 […]

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Restaurant Chela invites you to WINTER FAREWELL at Funicular

On a sunny Saturday, 29th of February, everyone with their families and friends gathers for the most mouth-watering gastronomic festival of the season. In front of Chela’s terrace, with picturesque view of Tbilisi, chefs will prepare traditional Georgian dishes such as: Khinkali, Mtsvadi, Kebab, Khachapuri,lobiani etc. and involve you to be a part of that […]

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Low-Key Favorites – from khachapuri memes

This is a new Facebook page reviewing pretty much everything, with hundreds of followers and a signature unabashed, in-your-face tone. Its recommendations are right on the money. The page creators kindly gave us permission to translate their stories. Ghebi 108 Aghmashenebeli Ave. Call: 551 15 09 43 Today, I will tell you about a Racha-style […]

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More Bar-Hopping

Text by Nini Sparsiashvili Success Bar Vashlovani Street Closed on Mondays From 10:30 PM – 4 AM every day Success Bar must be the only gay bar in Tbilisi. The bar’s description on its Facebook page reads: “SUCCESS BAR is a free space from Homo/Bi/Trans phobia. Guests are required to treat other people with respect, […]

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