Italy scored four tries, including one by Tommaso Allan who also kicked two penalties and a conversion, in the first meeting of the sides since 2003.
The game was seen as an unofficial test of Italy's right to stay in the Six Nations, where they have not won a match since 2015 and have finished bottom for the last three seasons.
Georgia have won the Europe International Championships -- effectively a second-tier event -- for eight of the last 10 seasons but there is no promotion and relegation between the two competitions.
Rampant Red Roses soar back to TikTok Women's Six Nations summit with emphatic win over Ireland
24/04/2022 AT 14:41
After Allan converted an early penalty, a stunning solo try from Georgia's Tamaz Mchedlidze and a Soso Matiashvili conversion gave the visitors an early 7-3 lead.
But tries by Michele Campagnaro and Mattia Bellini, with an Allan penalty in between, gave Italy an 18-7 halftime advantage.
Italy increased their lead with further tries by Simone Ferrari and Allan. Matiashvili converted a penalty in between and Georgia reduced the arrears with a penalty try. (Writing by Brian Homewood; Editing by Ken Ferris)
Dupont reveals the one rugby prize still eluding him after steering France to Six Nations Grand Slam
29/03/2022 AT 13:41
Rugby ace Day issues rousing doping rallying cry in support of UKAD project
28/03/2022 AT 11:21