Many Sauternes and Barsac chateaux have produced a 2014 vintage 'unlike any other in the past 30 years', marked by elevated acidity and high quality, but beware the rise of Sauvignon Blanc, says Decanter's Ian D'Agata after tasting the en primeur wines th
Hong Kong's CK Life Sciences has added to its vineyard collection by acquiring three Australian vineyards owned by wine producer McWilliam's for nearly A$16m.
Chinese businessman William Wu has bought control of Swartland Winery for an undisclosed fee, marking rising interest from China in South African wine.
Chateau Renon has become the second Bordeaux wine property within two weeks to be sold to a Chinese investor, and its new owner plans to both produce wine and use it as an entertainment venue.
See the charts to view the number of Bordeaux chateaux bought by Chinese investors to date, as well as where and when the deals were done.
Mouton Rothschild will release a host of top wines dating back to 1870 from its own cellars for a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong to mark the coming Chinese year of the ram.
Chinese investors have acquired Chateau La Bastide in France's Languedoc-Roussillon with more deals close to being completed, according to estate agents.
One of Australia's largest wine retailers, Woolworths Liquor Group, has acquired the Summergate wine import business in China for an undisclosed fee.
Chinese wine drinkers can expect to have better access to Australian wines in the next few years after China agreed to abolish tariffs on imports as part of a trade deal.
China’s Singles Day, also known as ‘double 11’, has made November as important as Mid-Autumn festival and Chinese New Year for wine retailers, according to leading distributor ASC Fine Wines.