Shukri Nakashidze – is an educated wine technician who produces delicious homemade wine, cognac and liqueur. Mr Nakashidze is a connoisseur of good Georgian alcohol. He has an enoteca (special type of local or regional wine shop that originated in Italy) with a collection of all varieties of bottled wine and cognac produced in Georgia in the 80’s. In addition, in his house you may find an impressive weaponry museum. Many museums around the world can only dream about the items which belong to Mr. Nakashidze’s collection. In his place you can admire Roman Gladius (which was, by the way, found in Baghdati district), first Georgian weapon – “machakhela”, guns which were used during the Second World War and many other exhibits. While visiting the beautiful museum you can savour some amazing cognac and liqueur. Then, Mr. Nakashidze will take you to the place where his wine matures and you’ll be able to taste it directly from qvevri. A visit to the museum, together with the alcohol tasting, will not cost you more than 15 GEL.
Address: Skukri Nakashidze – 17 Javahishvili Street, Baghdati, 1000, Baghdati, Georgia