EAST Of EUROPE 


🇨🇳CHINA  


CHINA IS  Regions13      @Beijing

  • WHITE= Crystal
    • International Chardonnay, Moscato, Muscat Hamburg, Riesling
  • RED= Beichuan, French Wild, Longyan, Rose Honey, Too Xian
    • International Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Gernischt, Cabernet Sauvignon, Marselan

GEOGRAPHY Southeast Asia(East), LATITUDE: 39.9°N

  • SUB-REGIONS
    • Western Region
    • Central Region
    • Eastern Region
    • North-East Region

TOPOGRAPHY Flat/ Rolling/ HillyOn~Coast/ Pacific~Ocean~

SOILS Metamorphic

CLIMATE  Continental

VITICULTURE #10 In Grape Production & #11 In Wine Consumption In World

  • CHALLENGES– Monsoons, Fungal Disease

HISTORY

CULTURE

  • WINE GODS~ ~Tu Kang~ Ancient China Wine God

NINGXIA WINE LAW & CLASSIFICATION

  • GOVERNING BODY- China Alcoholic Drinks Association CADA.
  • LAWS GOVERNING- Geographic Boundaries, Topography
    • Label Requirement- Evaluation by Tasting Panel

Western Region

XINJIANG Province     @Turpan/ Bayingol

  • WHITE= Chardonnay, Vidal
  • RED= Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- China(North-West), PROVINCE– Xinjiang
  • TOPOGRAPHY- SLOPES/ Tian Shan Mountain Range
  • CLIMATE- Continental
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- He Shuo Guan Long, Ruitai Qing Lin, Tiansai, Chateau Zhongfei

HUXOD COUNTY      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

TURPAN      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

GANSU     @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

TIBET     @Adong

  • WHITE= Chardonnay, Muscat, Pinot Blanc, Riesling, Vidal
  • RED= Altesse, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Mondeuse, Pinot Noir
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, Mountains North of India, East of Nepal,  BORDERS: Burma
    • Sub-Zone- Yunnan
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly,  SLOPES/ Himalaya Mountains, +Alt.3,563 ft.
    • On~Lhasa/ Mekong~River~
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Ao Yun
    • Vineyards- Pure Land & Super-High(66ha.)(Highest Vineyard In World)

NINGXIA Province  @

  • WHITE= Chardonnay
  • RED= Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Gernischt, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- China(North-Central), In Ningxia Hui, PROVINCE-Ningxia
    • Sub-Zones- Helan Mountain
  • TOPOGRAPHY- SLOPES/ Helan Mountains, +Alt.1,200mt., On~Yellow~River~
  • SOILS- Sand, Gravel
  • VITICULTURE-   65,000 ha. Planted
    • CHALLENGES– Winter Freezing
  • VINICULTURE-
    • Estate/ Producers- Changyu-Moser XV, Chandon(Multi-National), Helen Mountain Specialty, Helen Qungxue, Kaanan, Leirenshou, Legacy Peak, Silver Heights, Chateau Yuquan, Zhihui Yuanshi

  • HELAN MOUNTAIN      
    • WHITE=   |   RED=
    • GEOGRAPHY- China
    • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
      • Estate/ Producers-

SHANXI Province   @

  • WHITE=
  • RED= Cabernet Sauvignon
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, PROVINCE-Shanxi
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Taiyuan Basin, Loess Plateau
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Grace, Chateau Rongzi

TIANJIN      @

  • WHITE= Chardonnay, Moscato, Muscat Hamburg
  • RED= Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot
  • GEOGRAPHY- China(East), South-East of Beijing-City(    km.)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- On~Hai~River~
  • CLIMATE- Maritime
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Dynasty

QIUCI      @

  • WHITE=    |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

YANTAI-PENGLAI      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

HENAN      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

Central Region

 

 

Eastern  Region

SHANXI Province    @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

HEBEI Province   @

  • WHITE= Chardonnay
  • RED= Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon
  • GEOGRAPHY- China(East), PROVINCE-Hebei
  • TOPOGRAPHY- SLOPES/ Yan Mountains, +Alt.1,000mt., On~Yellow~River~
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Amethyst Manor, Bodega Langes, Chateau Martin, Chateau Nobility

HUAILAI      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

CHANGLI      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

BEIJING Province     @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, PROVINCE-Beijing
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Chateau Bolongbao

CHANG’AN      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

GAOCHANG      @

  • WHITE=    |    RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

LUOYANG      @

  • WHITE=    |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

SHANDONG Province  @

  • WHITE= Chardonnay, Riesling, Vidal
  • RED= Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Gernischt, Cabernet Sauvignon, Marselan
  • GEOGRAPHY- China(East), PROVINCE-Shandong
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling/ Terraced, Shandong Peninsula
    • On~Coast~(Near)Yellow~Sea~
  • CLIMATE- Maritime
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Changyu, Long Dai(Lafite Rothschild), Tai Yi Hu

PENGLAI      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, REGION-Eastern, PROVINCE– Shangong
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

QINGDAO      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, REGION-Eastern, PROVINCE– Shangong
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

YANTAI      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, REGION-Eastern, PROVINCE– Shangong
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

LIAONING Province  @

  • WHITE=  Vidal
  • RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China, PROVINCE-Liaoning
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
  • VINICULTURE- Ice Wine
    • Estate/ Producers- Sanhe

North-East Region

JILIN      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

HEILONGJANG    @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- China
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-


JAPAN


JAPAN IS      @Beijing

  • WHITE= Koshu, Kyoho, Muscat Bailey, Muscat Shine, Pittello, Ryugan
    • International– Chardonnay, Kyoho, Muller-Thurgau
  • RED= Benifuji, Black Queen, Yamabudo, Yatomi
    • International– Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot, Ruby Roman, Syrah, Tempranillo

GEOGRAPHY Japan

SOILS Metamorphic, Sedimentary, Volcanic

CLIMATE

VITICULTURE CHALLENGES– Monsoons, Fungal Disease

HISTORY Portuguese Brought European Vines to Japan

JAPAN WINE LAW & CLASSIFICATION

  • GOVERNING BODY-
  • LAWS GOVERNING-
    • Label Requirement- Evaluation by Tasting Panel

HOKKAIDO      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(North)
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

YAMAGATA      @

  • WHITE=
  • RED= Malbec, Merlot, Wagatsuma
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(North)
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Takahata

IWATE      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(East-Central)
  • VITICULTURE-   ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

NIIGATA      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(West-Central)
  • VITICULTURE-      ha.
    • Estate/ Producers-

NAGANO      @

  • WHITE=
  • RED= Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Syrah
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(West-Central)
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Hilly/ Valley(Shiojiri)
  • SOILS- Metamorphic, Volcanic
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Bolongbao, Goichi, Suntory Shojiri, Villad’est

CHANG’AN      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(Central)
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

YAMANASHI      @

  • WHITE= Chardonnay, Koshu, Muscat Bailey
  • RED= Cabernet Franc, Syrah, Tempranillo
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(Central), On~Honshu~Island~
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Hilly, SLOPES/ Tomi No Oka, +Alt.700mt.
  • SOILS- MetamorphicSedimentary, Volcanic, Alluvial Fan
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Chateau Bolongbao, Grace, Suntory

SHIMANE      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(South-West)
  • VITICULTURE-ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

OSAKA      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(South-Interior)
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers- Chateau Bolongbao

OITA      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(South-East)
  • VITICULTURE-  ?  ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

MLYAZAKI      @

  • WHITE=   |   RED=
  • GEOGRAPHY- Japan(South-East)
  • VITICULTURE-  ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ Producers-

THAILAND

MONSOON VALLEY       @Baam Khork Chang

  • WHITE= Chenin Blanc, Colombard, Rondon
  • RED= Dornfelder,Sangiovese, Shiraz
  • GEOGRAPHY- Thailand, 2 Hours From Bangkok
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling, SLOPES/ Khao Yai
  • SOILS- Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE- Tropical, +WIND/ Tropical
  • VITICULTURE- 110 ha. Planted
    • Estate/ ProducerChiang Mai, GranMonte, Hua Hin, J & J, PB Valley, Tab Kwang
  • CULTURE-

INDIA

????       @

  • WHITE= Chenin Blanc
  • RED
  • GEOGRAPHY- India
  • TOPOGRAPHY- Flat/ Rolling
  • SOILS- Metamorphic
  • CLIMATE- 
  • VITICULTURE- ? ha. Planted
    • Estate/ ProducerSula
    • Vineyards- Sula“Estate”
  • CULTURE-


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