Wine is considered to have immense health benefits when consumed in small quantities and is very popular in European and other western countries and wine should be available in Kirana stores as well, this was said by Dr.Prabhakar Kore after the inauguration of the Wine festival in Belgaum. There are a lot of myths related to wine which must be erased he further added. Such festivals are very essential to over come such myths.
Karnataka Wine Board (KWB), which has taken up task to popularise consumption of wine and encourage farmers to grow more wine variety grapes, has decided to hold a three-day Belgaum Wine Festival here from tomorrow at Millennium gardens and will continue upto January 12 from 9 am to 11 PM. 10% discount is also being offered.