MANDILI is the first female wine company in Georgia. Established in 2012 in the Kartli Region it is a collaboration between two friends, Marina Kurtanidze and Tea Melanashvili, who were inspired by other female vignerons Georgian¬†producers had met at European natural wine fairs. Mandili produce¬†approximately 1000 bottles of wine from organic Mtsvane grapes made in qvevri.¬†Marina Kurtanidze is married to Iago Bitarisvili (see Iago’s Wine).