Lebanon

Wine from Lebanon: History, Varietals, and Producers

When one thinks of wine producing regions, seldom is Lebanon at the top of the list.  Yet, few places in the world have a longer tradition of winemaking.  Wine has been made in Lebanon for at least 5,000 years since the Phoenicians domesticated grapes.  Lebanon was, of course, part of the biblical land of Canaan.  Jesus changed water into wine there at the wedding of Cana. 

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