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Iraq

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In the antiquity Iraq today formed the largest part of Mesopotamia, According to the latest research, the origin of viticulture is said to be in the north-east of Turkey's south-eastern Anatolia (arrow). The capital city of Baghdad was then a center of the Weinhandels, Because of the Islamic alcohol ban above all raisins and table grapes produced. In 2012, the vineyard area covered 12,000 hectares, but there are none Wine production volumes known. It can be assumed that the viniculture doesn't matter.

Iraq - map of Mesopotamia

By Goran tek-en - Own work, based on Mesopotamia Syria , CC BY-SA 3.0 , Link

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