When: February 18th
Where: United States
For some people it won't take much of a reason to celebrate this day. A popular custom or tradition at weddings or memorable events is to propose a toast, which involves everyone in the group setting to raise their glass and have a drink after an someone gives a brief speech. The drink involved in a celebratory toast is often a glass of wine.
A normal bottle of wine holds about 5 glasses of wine, with each glass holding approximately 5 oz's.
As one of if not the oldest known beverage to man kind ( other than water ), wine as been produced all over the world for thousands of years. There are many significant cultural stories about wine and the production of wine throughout history. For example, the oldest-known winery was discovered in a cave in Vayots Dzor, Armenia. Dating all the way back 4100 BC, the site also included discovery of V. vinifera seeds and vines, which is a grape still used to make wine. Different types of grapes and methods of winery productions vary among geographic regions in the world and their is many wine clubs and connoisseur's that constantly judge and reward the quality of such wine making efforts. Although traditionally stored and served in bottles, The process for using boxes to store wine was invented and patented by Thomas Angove, a winemaker from Renmark, South Australia in 1965.