Master Sommeliers require so much mental agility to make the grade that the sensory part of their brains becomes physically thicker, a scientific study has found.
Alibaba has said 100 million people 'took part' in its 9/9 online wine shopping festival, but the company said it wouldn't release sales figures.
Two wines from a Beijing-based winery were chosen to pair with Chinese cuisine for the G20 opening banquet in Hangzhou, China.
Syrah and rosé wines from China are showing good potential in this year’s Decanter Asia Wine Awards, said the judges.
Some of the best palates across Asia have started judging thousands of wines in the Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2016 in Hong Kong.
Chinese sommeliers have created an official body in Mainland China to encourage more people to get into the profession.
DecanterChina columnist Fongyee Walker was among the 13 new Masters of Wine announced today (5 September).
From comparative study on winter vine burial in China to consumer's attitude towards wine in India, find out what topics have the new MWs chosen for their final research papers.
Concern over the heavy rain and flooding that destroyed more than 100 hectares of Ningxia vineyards has now given way to fears of rot amid humid conditions.
Alibaba has started its first online wine and spirits sales festival, giving Chinese consumers the chance to buy 100,000 wines and spirits from 50 countries, said the company.