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China’s earliest wine unearthed in tomb

July 6th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 6 (IANS) Liquid found inside an ancient wine vessel unearthed in China's Shaanxi province is believed to be the earliest wine in the country's history, dating back ... Read more...

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Egypt’s oldest wines were spiked with meds

April 14th, 2009 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 14 (ANI): Ancient Egyptians mixed herbs into wines to create medicinal remedies, researchers have found.Deep inside the tomb of Scorpion I, archaeochemist Patrick McGovern and colleagues found that 5,000-year-old ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find Christian Holy Wine factory in Egypt

June 19th, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): Archaeologists have found two ancient wine presses in Egypt, which are most likely part of the areas earliest winery, producing holy wine for export to Christians aboard.According ... Read more...

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