Hong Kong – Bordeaux Wines on top of Hong Kong [fr]
For the 6th time Hong Kong welcomed Vinexpo, one of the world’s most acclaimed wine and spirits exhibitions. Gathering exhibitors from every parts of the world, Vinexpo Asia Pacific brings professional from the whole area.
The syndicats of Côtes de Bordeaux and “Bordeaux and Bordeaux Superieur” gathered one night for a common tasting at Azure Restaurant, organised by Ubifrance.
Before the tasting, around 15 journalists came for a press conference held by the syndicats representatives for them to discover the diversity of the different terroirs in these different Appelations.
Then, about 150 wine professionals (mainly importers) came to meet with the 29 wine producers and merchants, with a stunning with of Hong Kong’s skyline. There is no doubt that Bordeaux wines are still popular in Hong Kong and China as half of the professionals were coming from South China (Guangzhou, Shenzhen etc.).
Everyone had the chance to enjoy and discover these wines that we might find anytime soon on the shelves in Hong Kong and China.