Religion News: Vatican leads world in wine consumption | Grande Passione |
Week in ReligionResidents of tiny Vatican City consume more wine than any other country in the world.According to statistics released by California’s Wine Institute, residents drink 74 liters of wine per person a year, which is double the per-capita consumption of Italy as a whole. A standard bottle of wine is .75 liters.That’s double the amount of wine that’s consumed in France or Italy and triple the amount drunk in the United Kingdom.Some of that wine consumption is related to religious