The expensive price might have been stopping Chinese people from drinking wine three years ago, but that’s not the case anymore. Hear Terry Xu’s opinion on what people really need to get into wine nowadays.
What do you need to do before buying en primeur? What influences the price? Why is provenance important? Read five tips from Bordeaux wine investment experts.
What's the difference between Syrah and Shiraz? Which are the premium producing regions of this black variety? How about its flavour characteristics? Here are a few things you should know about Syrah/Shiraz...
Find seven outstanding and highly recommended Barolos from Decanter's panel tasting. Four wines are available to buy online in China.
This weekend, let's travel from the Mediterranean coast to the northeast of France, and test your knowledge about Southern France and Alsace.
JD.com, one of China’s biggest online retailers, spoke to DecanterChina.com about how they choose producers for their fast-growing wine sector and the efforts made in preventing fake wines.
Six Decanter award-winning wines from Italy, France, Australia and Argentina that are sold under 300RMB in China.
*Decanter World Wine Awards (2014, 2015) and Decanter Asia Wine Awards (2014, 2015)
Why do some people turn red after drinking alcohol? What does the 'redness' suggest?
The exciting discussions among international wine experts about Riesling’s potential to pair with Chinese foods only left me in wonder: How can a white wine be so versatile that it can be matched with the incredibly diverse and rich selection of Chinese food?
China's COFCO conglomerate has said it will sell its controlling stake in Chateau Junding and a related wine subsidiary in the country for just 1 yuan.
Discover the food potential of award-winning wines - pair your Chinese seafood, chicken and duck dishes with Furmint, Albariño, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc and Prosecco.
Pinot Noir is considered one of the core French grapes, known for its thin skin making it easy prey to weather damage and rot. What else do you know about Pinoti Noir?
Debate will no doubt continue to rage over just how good the Bordeaux 2015 vintage is after a week of wall to wall tasting. Decanter's content editor John Stimpfig's early view is that 2015 is unquestionably great in parts and therefore far from homogenous.
A new sales day devoted exclusively to deals on wine and dubbed 9/9 is to be held by online retailer Alibaba in China from 9 September this year, company founder Jack Ma has announced.
Find five Australian wines available in China from Decanter magazine's '50 Star Buys of 2015' recommendation.
*Originally published in the January 2016 issue.
Do all wineries necessarily come with a beautiful château? Does SAFER discriminate against Chinese buyers? How to manage your own vineyards? Hear the answers from a Paris-based Chinese lawyer.
Compared to specialist words like body and tannin, alcohol, acid and sugar seem much less confusing to many people. So lets have a look at these terms, so that we may understand how to evaluate them.
The Loire Valley is the largest source of white wine in France, the second-largest source of AC rosé, and the third-largest source of AC wines generally. Try this week's wine quiz to test your knowledge about the Loire Valley.
Famous, fabulous and fabled, Cabernet Sauvignon is responsible for many of the world's greatest wines and is, arguably, the grandest of all red wine varieties.
Whether you're expecting an Easter chocolate windfall, or you just fancy pairing two of your favourite things in life, Fiona Beckett is here to help.
The head of one of China's largest online drinks retailers, Jiuxian, believes Australian wine will be increasingly popular with Chinese consumers and intends to sign at least 10 import deals during a visit to the country.
We have always assumed that consumers need us to make the decision for them. We are so proud of what we are selling that we assume consumers must like them as well.