Recently we were invited to a new friend’s home two hours south of Bordeaux. We met our new friend’s partner: a handsome, farmer-like Frenchman. He was the kind of Frenchman you automatically assume is an expert in wine, just because.
Recently I gained a new perspective on the local wine economy here in Bordeaux, France, where we’ve been for several weeks now. I’m sure there are other versions of this story out there, but one French winemaker explained it to me like this.
In our last video I gave you the high level scoop on why we’re going to Ningxia, China, a wine producing region that is growing at a rapid pace. Here are some interesting facts about this intriguing area.