Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux 2012 Vintage Tasting in Hong Kong [fr]
Organized by Business France in Hong Kong, a delegation of 68 largest châteaux in Bordeaux presented a grand 2012 vintage tasting on March 6 at Intercontinental Hotel in Hong Kong.
Wine professionals from Hong Kong and the mainland China invited by the offices of Business France in Hong Kong and Canton were able to taste the 2012 vintage and meet with the property owners who have come to Hong Kong to share their passion of the grand crus.
The tasting attracted closed to 600 professionals since this new vintage came to Asia for the very first time, as one of the destinations in this annual wine tour, besides Taipei, Singapore and Chengdu. Importers, distributors, restauranteurs, sommeliers and media were all amazed by the vintage which further triggered the interest of the consumers in Hong Kong and China. And it’s worth mentioning that Hong Kong remains the first market in the world for the Bordeaux grand crus.