For the first time in excavations of ancient Near Eastern sites, a winery has been discovered within a Canaanite palace. The winery produced high-quality wine that helped the Canaanite ruling family to impress their visitors — heads of important families, out-of-town guests, and envoys from neighboring states.

via For the first time in excavations of ancient Near Eastern sites: Winery found in Canaanite palace — ScienceDaily.

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