Actress Zhao Wei (Vicky) used her superstar status to launch her prestigious Bordeaux wines on the Chinese mass market online shop Tmall.com, featuring both high end and affordable offerings.
A UK state banquet held for visiting Chinese president Xi Jinping included Chateau Haut-Brion 1989, a 2009 vintage English sparkling wine and vintage Port, sources have told DecanterChina.com.
There is a strict hierarchy when it comes to releasing wines from the UK government's wine cellar and Xi Jinping is likely to make the top rung.
Delving through the archives, publishing director Sarah Kemp describes the stories behind the early years of Decanter.
Uneven rainfall in September has complicated the 2015 wine harvest in the Ningxia region and is likely to lead to much more varied quality in this year’s vintage.
Profile of the Asia Red Regional Trophy winner at Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2015.
China scored the best result in Decanter awards so far by tripling its medal wins in the 2015 Decanter Asia Wine Awards, which includes a Regional Trophy and a gold medal.
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Ningxia has launched its second international winemaking competition with significantly increased number of participants. With more local wineries involved, this young region is set to absorb more hands-on know-hows from its international peers.
China is to launch a domestic wine industry survey to address issues including production standards and quality indicators, as an initial step to revise its national standards of wine.