This dessert wine has a two hundred year old tradition. The Russian Orthodox Church moved into the late 18th Century French wine from the area of Cahors as altar wine and the Russian Czars as a ceremonial wine for special occasions. Since the Russian pronunciation problems regarding the "h" there, it became a "g" and "Kagor" a synonym for sacramental wine. He has been one of the favorite wines of the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II (1868-1917). Today he is the famous former czar and today&...You see a shortened form of description. The full description is reserved for our subscribers.